Carlton A. Lord
Augusta, GA – Carlton A. Lord, 65, of Courtney Rd, husband of the late Carolyn Harris Lord, entered into rest, Monday, July 5th, 2010, at the residence.
Funeral services will be Thursday, July 8, 2010, at 11:00 am, at Glenn Hills Baptist Church, with the Reverend David D. Stockton, Pastor of Whispering Pines Baptist Church, and Reverend David Shelton officiating.
Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mr. Lord, son of the late Charlie Thomas and Fannie L. Cook Lord, was a native of Richmond County. He was a fireman with the Augusta Fire Department for 33 years, where he received the rank of Captain. He was a member of Glenn Hills Baptist Church, where he served as Deacon and was past Chairman of the Board of Deacons. He also taught Sunday School and enjoyed fishing.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Charles Lord.
He is survived by son, Tony Lord and his wife, Deborah, of Appling; daughter, Cheryl Lavigne and her husband, Donald, of Martinez; brother, Larry Lord, of Augusta; grandchildren, Chase Lord, Chad Lord, Bryce Lavigne, and Sophia Lavigne.
Active pallbearers will be active firemen.
Honorary pallbearers will be retired members of the Augusta Fire Department.
If so desired memorial contributions may be made to Angel Food Ministries, c/o Glenn Hills Baptist Church, 2877 Lumpkin Rd, Augusta, GA 30906.
The family will receive friends, Wednesday, July 7th, from 6 until 8 pm at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA, 30906.