Originally created 06/26/02

Mr. Edward Solt, Sr. (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Sunday, June 23, 2002, at the VA Hospital, Mr. Edward Solt, Sr., 55, of Tudor Drive, husband of Mrs. Betty Solt. Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 3 p.m., at Hatcher Funeral Home, Augusta. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Angie Brown, Debbie Weaver, Cora Howard, Patricia McGee, Barbara Page and Katie Adams. Survivors include his wife, Betty Solt; his children, Betty Elaine Bragg, Edward Lee Solt, Jr. , Kenneth Lee Solt and Leonard Wade Solt; his son-in-law, Markus James Sanders; his daughter-in-law, Misty Mishel Solt; his brother, Wayne Bryant Davis; his sister, Theresa Davis-Riffe; his grandchildren, Edward Lee Solt III, Kenneth Eugene Bragg, Joshua Nathanial Bragg, Ashley Nicole Bragg, Samuel Wade Solt, Amber Nicole Johnston, Jamie Lynn Sanders and Brittany Marie Sanders; his nieces and nephews, Michelle Lynn Bouton, Phillip Anthony Riffe, Hannah Mae Riffe, Nicholas Wayne Zulick and Rayden Alexander Bouton. Mr. Solt was born in Augusta to Walter and Verna Turner. He worked at Kings Mill for 23 years. He served in the Vietnam war where he earned the following medals, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with two Bronze Stars, Vietnam Campaign Medal with Device 1960, Combat Infantryman Badge, two O/S Bars, 1st Class Gunner, Marksman and Sharpshooter. Hatcher Funeral Home, Augusta, Ga.

The Augusta Chronicle June 26, 2002