Funeral services will be held from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors this Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. with Pastor Michael Medlock officiating. Interment will follow in Westview Cemetery.
Mr. English, a native of Warrenton, had made Augusta his home for most of his life and was the son of the late Lovick and Sarah Wilson English. He was a graduate of Warren County High School where he played football and later he graduated from Georgia Southern University with a BBA Degree. He had retired from International Paper as a Machine Tender and had electronic cigarette coupon served as President of the Union of the Paper Mill. He was the owner of English Stump Grinding and he loved the outdoors, especially hunting and farming. He was a member of the Johnson United Methodist Church in Warrenton.
In addition to his wife he is survived by his son, Steve Melton; his daughter, Julie Rahn; his grandchildren, Nathan and Kayla Melton, and English and Jade Coit; as well as his great granddaughter, Savannah Melton.
Pallbearers will be, Frank Murphy, Jeff Murphy, Tony Hillis, Fred Jones, Ronnie Brown, George Guy and George Griffith.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6:00 until 8:00 at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.