|Birth: ||Jul. 31, 1954|
|Death: ||Jul. 28, 2008|
Tony Lee Awkard, 53, 1509 Pughs Store Road, Afton, (Nelson County), Virginia, passed away Monday, July 28, 2008, at the University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, Virginia, at 1:10 p.m.
He was born July 31, 1954, in Charlottesville. The son of the late Nary E. Lockett and Ernest S. Awkard Sr.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Erskin L. Awkard; and a great-niece, Ashly Sanders.
He was self employed and a member of Union Baptist Church, Avon.
Surviving relatives include three brothers, Ernest Awkard and his wife, Janet, of Barboursville, Cecil Steppe and his wife, Barbara, of Ruckersville and Lucian Lockett and his wife, Judy, of Staunton; one sisters, Hilda Diana Awkard of Afton; a sister-in-law, Louise Awkard of Waynesboro; three aunts, Tressie Boyd and her husband, Willie, Edna Lockett and Minnie Awkard of Afton; a devoted friend, Deborah Dennis of Afton; and eight nieces; three nephews; four great-nieces; three great-nephews; and many other relatives and friends.
A funeral service will be held 2 p.m Friday, August 1, 2008, at the Union Baptist Church, Avon, conducted by the Reverend Philip A. Carter.
The body will be in the church one hour before service.
Burial will be private.
Lewis Funeral Home, Waynesboro, has been entrusted with the service.
Published in the Daily Progress on 7/30/2008
Union Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: DET
Record added: Jul 30, 2008
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