Originally created 12/16/06

Homer F. Horridge (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Friday, December 14, 2006 at the VA Medical Center, Mr. Homer F. Horridge, 88, husband of Irma Faggart Horridge. Mr. Horridge was a native of Concord, NC. He was retired and a member of Trinity On-The-Hill United Methodist Church. He served his country with honor as a Sergeant with the 826 Coast Artillery Battalion in the Solomon Islands in the US Army during WWII. Family members in addition to his wife, include his daughter and son-in-law: Deborah H. and Dave Barbee; grandchildren: David McDowell Barbee, Jr. and wife, Julie, Mary Barbee Hopkins and husband, Mark, Anna Barbee Crawshaw and husband, Rob; great-grandchildren: Francis Anthony Fleming, III, William Jackson Fleming, Hannah Dianne-Lollis Hopkins, David McDowell Barbee, III, Samuel Joseph Barbee, Jonathan Michael Crawshaw and brother and sister-in-law: Robert L. and Nancy Horridge of Arizona. Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 16, 2006 at 4:00 P.M. in the chapel of Trinity On-The-Hill United Methodist Church with Rev. Greg Hatfield officiating. Interment will follow Sunday, December 17, 2006 at 2:30 P.M. at Carolina Memorial Park in Concord, NC with Military Honors. Memorials may be made to Trinity On-The-Hill United Methodist Church, 1330 Monte Sano Ave., Augusta, GA 30904. The family will receive friends at the residence of the daughter and son-in-law: Mr. and Mrs. David Barbee, Sr., Saturday, December 16, 2006, from 6:30 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Thomas Poteet and Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-December 16, 2006