AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. John Wesley Reddick, 58, of Haynie Drive, Augusta, entered into rest Friday, February 22, 2002, at his residence. Mr. Reddick, a native of Sardis who had lived in Augusta since 1973, was the owner and operator of the Historic Richmond Barber Shop on Eighth Street in Augusta. Mr. Reddick began as a barber at the shop in 1973 and purchased it in 1986. He loved being a barber and loved serving his customers. Mr. Reddick was a Baptist and had attended Sardis Baptist Church. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Army. Survivors include his sister, Sally Mae Pye, Waynesboro; and six brothers, Kermit Reddick, McGregor, Ont., Canada, Cleckley Reddick, J.W. Reddick, Robert G. Reddick, Harvey Lee Reddick and Hubert Reddick, all of Sardis; and a number of nieces and nephews. Graveside funeral services will be today at 3 p.m., at Sardis Baptist Cemetery with Rev. Karen Zeigler officiating. Pallbearers will be Richard Pye, Steve Reddick, Charles Pye, Daniel Pye, David Pye, Joshua Pye and Jonathan Pye. DeLoach Funeral Homes Inc., 842 Liberty Street, Waynesboro, GA. (706)554-3531.
The Augusta Chronicle February 24, 2002