BEECH ISLAND, S.C. - Grady Raymond Shealy Jr., 72, entered into rest Sunday, June 23, 2002, at University Hospital. Memorial services will be 2p.m., Wednesday, June 26, 2002, at Poteet Funeral Home, South Chapel, 3465 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta, Ga., with Dr. L. Gordon Robinson, officiating. Mr. Shealy is survived by his wife, Helen Shealy of Augusta; three daughters, Joye Wise of Folsom, Calif., Sara Thompson and Stephanie Tyler, both of Beech Island; two sons, Raymond Shealy of Albany and Stan Shealy of Augusta; ten grandchildren; two great-grand children. Additional survivors are his stepfather, Floyd H. Bird; and a sister, Peggy Dover, both of Leesville, S.C.; a close friend, Cathy Carlson of Beech Island. Mr. Shealy was a retired Production Planning Manager at Proctor and Gamble. He served in the U.S. Navy and the Korean Conflict. The family will receive friends Wednesday, June 26, 2002, from 12noon until service time on Wednesday. If so desired, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association. Poteet Funeral Home, South Chapel, 3465 Peach Orchard Road.
The Augusta Chronicle June 25, 2002