Johnnie Rutledge, Sr.
Augusta, GA – Mr. Johnnie Dan Rutledge, Sr., 87, husband of Alta Evangeline Hooker Rutledge entered into rest Tuesday, November 20, 2012, at his residence.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 24, 2012, at 12:00 PM in the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Pastor Larry Harmon officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park with full-military-honors.
Mr. Rutledge was born in Morton, MS to the late John Clinton and Mary Bryan Rutledge. He retired from the US Army after 26 years, serving in WWII, Korea and the Vietnam Wars. He attended West Acres Baptist Church.
Other survivors include his two sons, Johnnie Dan Rutledge, Jr., and Joseph Clinton Rutledge of Augusta; daughter, Sheri Dekle and her husband Ron of Grovetown; brother, Roy Rutledge of W. Memphis, AR; three grandchildren, Morgan Dekle, Grant Dekle and Emma Dekle.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, November 24, from 11:00 A.M. until 12:00 P.M., at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill RD, Augusta, GA 30906.