|Birth: ||Sep. 12, 1955|
|Death: ||Jan. 23, 1977|
Milledgeville Man Killed By Accident: A 21 year old Milledgeville man was electrocuted Sunday when he attempted to anchor a television antenna to a utility pole.
Police said James Edward Fountain III of the Youngblood Trailer Park died an hour after he was shocked about 2:08 p.m. According to police, the antenna touched a highpower line and the shock knocked Mr. Fountain to the ground near his trailer home.
James Edward "Eddie" Fountain, 21, died Sunday in a local hospital. Services will be held at 2 p.m. today in Williams Memorial Chapel. Burial will be in West View Cemetery.
Mr. Fountain, a lifelong resident of Baldwin County, was employed by Hollytex Industries.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Patricia Landrum Fountain of Milledgeville; a daughter, Miss Tamatha Lynn Fountain of Milledgeville; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Fountain of Milledgeville; two brothers, Sammy Fountain and Benji Fountain both of Milledgeville.
James Edward Fountain (1938 - 1985)
West View Cemetery
Created by: Jack Johnson
Record added: Mar 27, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13750786