Originally created 06/03/04

Mr. George Huff (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. George Benjamin Huff, beloved husband of Vera P. Huff, entered into rest on Tuesday, June 1, 2004 at University Hospital. Mr. Huff was a lifelong resident of Augusta and owner of Gracewood Groceries. He was a deacon at First Baptist Church, Gracewood. Funeral services will be Friday, June 4, 2004 at 3 p.m. from First Baptist Church of Gracewood with Dr. Ray Simpson and Reverend Billy Lassiter officiating. The body will lie in state at the church one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Survivors include his sisters, Margery Huff Kent of Augusta and Hazel Bell Huff Clark of Elizabethtown, N.C. The family will receive friends Thursday evening, June 3, 2003 at the funeral home from 7-9 p.m. Pallbearers include Jimmy Martin, Charles Martin, Gary Hendrix, Terry Bodiford, Russell Proveaux and Chris Barron. Honorary pallbearers will be the Deacons of First Baptist Church of Gracewood. Sign the guestbook at Augu staChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle June 3, 2004