MR. EDGAR ALVIN FORDHAM, SR., age 85, of Eastman, GA, died Monday, April 30, 2012 in the Charlie Norwood V A Medical Center, Augusta, GA.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00PM Thursday, May 3, in Southerland Funeral Chapel, with Dr. Jerry Peele officiating, with interment in Orphans Cemetery.
Mr. Fordham was a member, deacon and usher of First Baptist Church, where he attended the Max O’Neal Sunday School class and sang in the choir. He was a WWII veteran of the U. S. Army, member of the American Legion, a 42 year retired civil service employee of Warner Robins AFB and son of the late Evie Coody Fordham & Edgar Fordham. He was preceded in death by a Granddaughter – Heather Fordham, Sister – Wynelle Fordham Jarrell and Brother – Earl Fordham.