GROVETOWN, Ga. - Mr. Frank "Tom" Snelling, Jr. 78, died Saturday, March 3, 2007 at the University Hospital, Augusta, husband of Mrs. Myrtis E. James Snelling.
Graveside services were held Wednesday, March 7, 2007, in the Hillcrest Memorial Park, Augusta, Georgia with the Rev. Roger Vest officiating. Mr. Snelling was born in Columbia County and a resident of Grovetown.
He was Baptist in faith and served in the Air Force during WW II. He was self employed in drywall.
Survivors include his wife Myrtis E. Snelling and one son; Michael and "Wendy" Snelling of Harlem; two brothers; Clinton Snelling, Harlem and James Snelling of Dearing; three sisters; Margaret Strother of Martinez. Betty Burgess of Elizabeth City, North Carolina, Brenda Snelling of Grovetown. Additional survivors include one granddaughter, Samantha Snelling and one grandson, Dalton Snelling. Pallbeaers were Bruce Hottle, Reid Henderson, Glenn Henderson, Russell James, Barry James, Lee Sweat.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 1899 Central Avenue, Augusta, Ga., 30904.
Starling Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.