Richard Lee Jarnagin – US Army (Ret.)
Augusta, GA- Richard Lee Jarnagin, 75, husband of Ursula H. Jarnagin, entered into rest Monday, April 8, 2013 at University Hospital.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, April 13, 2013, at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Pastor Michael Freed officiating.
Mr. Jarnagin was born in Indiana and was the son of the late Frank and Dorothy Jarnagin. He was retired from the United States Army where he served in Vietnam. After retirement he was curator of the Signal Corps Museum at Fort Gordon. During his military career he earned the following medals: Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Services Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Republic of Vietnam Cross of Galantry with Palm Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, and the Good Conduct Medal. He was a member of the Ascension Lutheran Church.
In addition to his wife he is survived by sons, Robert E. Jarnagin, of Augusta, Phillip M. Jarnagin (Kim), of Hephzibah, and Kurt L Jarnagin (Petra), of Germany; daughters, Elizabeth D. Wloshinski (John), of Stafford VA, and Victoria E. Zerangue (Brennan), of Victoria, TX; and grandchildren, John Paul Wloshinski, Victoria Wloshinski, Andrew Jarnagin, Garrett Jarnagin, Nikolaus Zerangue and Livia Jarnagin.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 1:00 until the hour of the service.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, Georgia 30906.