AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. James Marvin "Bo" Lokey, 77, beloved husband of Mrs. Myrtle Lokey, of Augusta, formerly of Thomson, died Monday, October 16, 2006, in The Beverly Manor convalescent center of Augusta.
Graveside services were held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, October 19, 2006 in the Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens with Rev. Brent Turner officiating.
Mr. Lokey was a native of Washington, a son of the late James Frederick and Ila Farr Lokey. He was a retired Postmaster with more than 34 years of service with the U.S. Postal service retiring in 1990. Mr. Lokey was a member of Thomson Presbyterian Church for 45 years where he served as a Deacon. He was a former member of the Thomson Country Club, and the Thomson Jaycees and was a Mason. He loved playing golf and fishing at the farm with his son-in-law Tracy, and grandsons Tray and Zach.
Mr. Lokey was preceded in death by his parents, and sisters, Mary Fannie L. Rautenberg, Blanche L. Young, Florence L. Candler and Christine L. Wall.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Mrs. Myrtle Dixon Lokey of Augusta; daughter, Susan L Middlebrooks, of Augusta; son-in-law, Tracy W. Middlebrooks, Jr. M.D., of Augusta; two grandsons and wives, Tracy (Tray) W. and Cathy Middlebrooks, III of Alpharetta, Ga., James Zachary (Zach) and Melissa Middlebrooks of Alpharetta, Ga.; granddaughter, Mary Amanda Middlebrooks of Augusta; sister, Louise L. Williams of Washington; one very special niece, Candace L. Williams of Augusta; three nephews, Charlie Candler, of Thomson, Randy Young, of Washington, and Fred Young, of Tennessee; great-granddaughter, Charlotte Paige Middlebrooks, and great-grandson, James Austin Middebrooks both of Alpharetta, Ga.
In lieu of flowers those desiring may make memorial contributions to the Parkinson Association, American Heart Association or to the charity of one's choice.
Curtis Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.