Originally created 05/25/04

Mrs. Elizabeth Torpy (MARTINEZ, Ga.)



MARTINEZ, Ga.- Entered into rest May 22, 2004 at University Hospital, Mrs. Elizabeth A. Torpy, 78, wife of Mr. John E. Torpy. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 25, 2004 at 3 p.m. in the Thomas L. King Funeral Home Chapel with Father Tom Peyton and Rev. Peggy Lowe officiating. Interment will be at Hillcrest Memorial Park Mausoleum. Mrs. Torpy was born in Osage, Wyo. She was a member of St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church, a member of Senior Friends at Doctors Hospital, Low Rollers Bowling Team and Green Meadows Country Club. She is survived by her husband, John E. Torpy, Martinez; two sons, John E. Torpy II, Swainsboro, Dr. Thomas J. Torpy, Mocksville, N.C.; a daughter, Carolyn Manos, Grovetown; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Pallbearers are Mike Hopkins, Joe Buckland, Bill Richardson, John Torpy III, Bill Gore and David Buckley. Honorary pallbearers are B. J. Corley, Brad Torpy and Russell Cook. In lieu of flowers, pl ease make contributions to the St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church Building Fund, 117 Pleasant Home Rd., Augusta, Ga. 30907. Thomas L. King Funeral Home, 124 Davis Rd., Martinez, Ga. 863-6747 Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle May 25, 2004