Originally created 08/07/03

Mr. Tony Duckworth (THOMSON, Ga.)



THOMSON, Ga. - Mr. Thomas Wade "Tony" Duckworth, 53, of Thomson, died Tuesday, August 5, 2003, in the V.A. Medical Center in Augusta. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Friday, August 8, 2003 in the Curtis Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Robert Reese officiating. Burial will be in Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens. Mr. Duckworth was a native of Wilkes County, but had lived in Thomson for many years. He was a disabled and highly decorated Vietnam War Veteran. He was a member of the Hill Baptist Church. Survivors include two sisters, Belinda Dent, Thomson, and Betty White, Grovetown; and a brother, Gary Duckworth, Appling; and several nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Richard Colan Ard, Kevin Allen Ard, Joshua George, Robert Lance Dent, Robert Chace Dent, and George H. Cosby. Friends may call at the residence of Belinda Dent, Salem Road, or at the Curtis Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday night at the funeral home. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle August 7, 2003