Appling, GA – Ron Watford, 68, husband of 38 years to the late Lynn Watford, entered into rest Sunday, March 24, 2019.
Memorial services will be held Sunday, March 31, 2019, at 3:00 PM from Wesley United Methodist Church with Reverend Greg Porterfield officiating.
Mr. Watford, son of the late Martha Boutchett Watford and Laurian Laker Watford, was born in Kingstree, SC, and retired from TTX Railroad as Maintenance Supervisor after 30 years. He was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church and loved foreign missions, especially the missions trips to Honduras. An automobile enthusiast, he loved classic cars, street rods, muscle cars, and was a member of many local and national car associations. He loved his family and he loved to travel in his RV and see “what was over the next hill.”
He was preceded in death by his grandson, Jameson Cade Watford.
He is survived by his sons, Ron Watford and his wife, Stephanie, and Craig Watford; his grandchildren, Beckham and Sailor Watford, and Brandon Watford; and his fiancé, Pat Williams.
If so desired memorial contributions may be made to MCG Foundation, Inc, Augusta University Division of Cardiology, attn: Sherry Brown, Business Manager, 1120 15thStreet, BBR-6518, Augusta, GA 30912 – memo: Cardiac Research.
The family will receive friends, Sunday, March 31, from 2:00 PM until the hour of service in the narthex of Wesley United Methodist Church, 825 North Belair Rd, Evans, GA.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.