Originally created 02/23/01

Mr. Edgar Drayton Sr.



Mr. Edgar Drayton Sr., 84, of Hickman Road, died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2001, at Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers.

The funeral will be at noon Saturday at Peoples Funeral Home. Burial will be in Walker Memorial Park.

Mr. Drayton, a native of Allendale County, S.C., was an Army veteran of World War II and had retired as a truck driver. He was a member of Church of the Lord Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith Church.

Survivors include his wife, Carrie Drayton; a son, Edgar Drayton Jr., Augusta; five daughters, Helen Drayton, Patricia Miles, Teresa Dodson and Georgia Mae Daniels, all of Augusta, and Thelma Geuss, Houston; and 16 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at the residence.