Mr. Marvin Arthur Rupert, Sr.
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Marvin Arthur Rupert, Sr., 83, entered
into rest February 20, 2011.
Funeral services were held at 3 p.m., Thursday, February 24,
2011, at the First Baptist Church of Evans, with Rev. Eddie West
officiating. Interment followed at Pierce Memorial Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Glenn Brantley, Larry Rechedy, Ryan Brantley,
Chad Brantley, Roy Thompson, Tommy Rupert, and Virgil
Mr. Rupert was born in Putney, West Virginia and was the son
of the late Broadus Rupert and the late Norma Morgan Rupert. He
lived in Augusta, Georgia most of his life. Mr. Rupert served in
the U.S. Army Air Force during World War II. He was a carpenter
and contractor. Mr. Rupert also worked as a missile mechanic for
Redstone Arsenal for many years.
Survivors include: sons; Marvin Arthur "Sonny" Rupert, Jr.,
Augusta, David Paul Rupert, Martinez, Mark Timothy "Tim"
Rupert, Augusta; daughters: Bonnie Rupert Rechedy and husband,
Larry, Martinez, Jennie Rupert Brantley and husband, Glenn,
Evans; brothers, James "Jim" Rupert, Virginia, Donald Rupert,
Colorado; sisters, Margaret Green, Maryland, Evelyn Jackson, West
Virginia; seven grandchildren; Jeremiah Rupert, Melissa Turner,
Angie Mann, Jennifer Johns, Ryan Brantley, Chad Brantley, Logan
Brantley and ten great grandchildren.
Mr. Rupert was preceded in death by his wife June Rupert.
Beggs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
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