|Birth: ||Jun. 5, 1907|
|Death: ||Jan. 24, 2000|
Sylvester Hobson Ard, 92, of Manchester, died January 24 at Riverside Nursing Home in Thomaston. Funeral services were conducted January 27 at Mt. Hope Baptist Church with Reverend Michael Lott officiating, assisted by Reverend David Henthorne. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Mr. Ard was born June 5, 1907 in Geneva County, Alabama, son of the late Robert Lee and Emmie Iola Pumprey Ard. He was retired from the maintenance department at Callaway and Milliken Mills, and was a member of Northside Baptist Church.
Survivors include two sons, Roger H. Ard of Dawsonville and Eddie J. Ard of Smyrna; one sister, Leola Summers of Wauchula, Florida; three grandchildren, Jackson Patrick Ard, Thomas Hunter Ard, and John Wesley Ard. He was preceded in death by his wife, Christine Ard.
Contributions in memory of Mr. Ard may be made to Mt. Hope Church Cemetery Fund, 1101 Phillips Road, Warm Springs, GA 31830.
Smith-Steele-Meadows Funeral Home of Manchester was in chrage of arrangements.
Mount Hope Baptist Church Cemetery
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Record added: Nov 08, 2012
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