Originally created 03/10/02

Mr. Homer Story (PHILADELPHIA, Pa.)



PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - Entered into rest Sunday, March 3, 2002, at his residence, Mr. Homer BuddyÓ Story, 85, of Philadelphia, formerly of Warren County, Ga. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, March 11, 2002, at 3 p.m., from Mount Sinai Baptist Church where Rev. General Jennings is pastor and Rev. James Abraham officiating. Interment will be in Southview Cemetery. Mr. Story was a World War II veteran serving his country with the U.S. Army where he was honorably discharged in 1946. He was a retired Civil Service employee. Survivors are stepdaughter, Arlena Stewart (Joe A.) Jones, Augusta and devoted stepdaughter, Roberta (Norma) Shoemake, Philadelphia; one brother-in-law, Robert Gilbert, Augusta; three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; three great- great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Friends may call the residence of his stepdaughter, Mrs. Arlena Stewart Jones, Baker Funeral Home, Philadelphia, or W.H. Mays Mortuary, 1221 James Brown Blvd., Augusta, GA.; (706) 722-6401.

The Augusta Chronicle March 10, 2002