Born: May 18, 1931
Died: January 31, 2013
Bobby Hugh Pledger age 81 passed away Thursday, January 31, 2013. Services will be held at 2PM Saturday, February 2, at the chapel of Moores Funeral Home with Dr. Jerry Pickard and Rev. Charles Jones officiating. Burial will follow at Baldwin Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Pledger was a native of Horton, Alabama and lived in Smyrna and Watkinsville Georgia before making his home in Milledgeville. He worked in the Poultry Sales Industry and was retired from Dekalb Ag Research. He was a former member of Mars Hill Baptist Church where he was a Deacon and taught Sunday School for over 25 years and was a member of Northside Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents Bob and Charlcie Pledger and a sister Fern Buckelew.
Survivors include his wife Eloise M. Pledger of Milledgeville, two daughters Amanda Wellborn (Randall) of Roswell and Sheri Thornton (John) of Milledgeville, a brother Ronald Pledger, five sisters: Faye Downs, Wanda Richardson, Mary Dyar, Saundra Burns and Armorette Morrow, three grandchildren, Matthew and Emmaline Wellborn and Reagan Thornton.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 12:30 until 2PM at Moores Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Northside Baptist Church Building Fund.
Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.