Savannah, GA - Roger Paul Reddick, age 88, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 10, 2020, at his residence surrounded by his loving son in Savannah. Roger was born in Screven County, Georgia on December 31, 1931 to the late Roney Watson and Anna Eugenia Oliver Reddick. He was drafted into in the United States Army in 1957 and served his tour in Germany. He retired as an owner/operator from Florida Rock Transport. Roger loved playing his bass fiddle and performed with numerous bluegrass and country bands. He was a gentle and devoted husband, father, and grandfather and will dearly missed by his beloved family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 53 years Barbara Annette Odom Reddick and all 12 of his siblings: Roney R. Reddick, Elton E. Reddick, Hayman L. Reddick, Bobby G. Reddick, Shirley Reddick Finch, Arthur N. Reddick, Dorothy Earlene Stafford, Louise Eugenia Sanders, Emily Doreese Reddick, Deweese Zitterauer, Ellene Elizabeth Lovett, and Emma Lois Bazemore.
Survivors include his daughter, Debbie (Bob) Erickson of Ocean Springs, MS; his son, Roger Dale Reddick of Savannah; grandchildren, John Phillip (Merilie) Hudson of Savannah, Haley (Step) Roberts of Ocean Springs, MS, and Peter Jared Reddick of Savannah; one great-grandson, Thomas J. Roberts of Ocean Springs, MS; two sisters-in-law, Daphine A. Reddick and Judy O. Hill; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation: Friday, January 17, 2020 at 4:00 PM until 6:00 P.M at Baker McCullough Funeral Home Garden City Chapel, 2794 West US Highway 80, Garden City, GA, 31408.
Visitation: Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM at Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dr. Karen Zeigler officiating. Burial following at Screven County Memorial Cemetery.
Baker McCollough Funeral Home Garden City Chapel in charge of arrangements. www.bakermccullough.com
Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home helping with local arrangements. www.thompsonstricklandwaters.com
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