Originally created 05/02/04

Bradley Summers (SFC AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga.- Entered into rest at his residence on April 30, 2004, retired SFC Bradley M. Summers of Augusta, 75, beloved husband of Olga Summers. Funeral service will be held at Poteet Funeral Homes, South Chapel, Monday, May 3, 2004, at 2 p.m., with the Army Chaplain officiating. Interment will be at Bellevue Memorial Gardens with full military honors accorded by the U.S. Army, ceremonial detachment of Fort Gordon, Ga. Pallbearers will be Karl Summers, David Summers, Joey Harris, Edward Betters, Christopher Justice, Ronald Summers, Ronnie Summers and Andy Sharp. Mr. Summers was a native of Morgantown, W.Va., and had resided in Augusta, since 1971. He was retired from the United States Army after 26 years of service and served in Germany, the Korean and Vietnam Wars. After his retirement, he owned and operated B & O Shell Service Station on Wrightsboro Road for ten years. He was an avid bowler at Masters and Brunswick Bowling Lanes. He is surviv ed by his loving wife of 58 years, Olga; two sons, Karl R. (Thinh) Summers of Evans and Ronald D. (Angela) Summers of Augusta; two daughters, Charlotte A. (Edward) Betters and Dorthy J. Kirkland, both of Augusta; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; two brothers, Russell L. Summers of Wadestown, West Virginia and Durward G. (Gail) Summers of Morgantown, W.Va.; and one sister, Grace (Tommy) Stinnette of Bel Air, Md. Family will receive friends at Poteet Funeral Homes, South Chapel, on Sunday, May 2, 2004, from 7 to 9 p.m. Poteet Funeral Home, South Chapel; 706-798-8886. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle May 2, 2004