The Union Recorder

October 22, 2013

Herbert Earl Torrance obit, Oct. 22, 2013

Herbert Earl Torrance obit


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — Herbert Earl Torrance, 90, passed away Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, at the chapel of Moores Funeral Home with Grady Torrance and the Rev. Arthur Gunn officiating. Burial with full military honors to follow at Camp Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mr. Torrance was a native and long-time resident of Milledgeville. He was retired from the U.S. Navy and was also retired from the engineering department at Central State Hospital.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Richard and Etta Claire Etheridge Torrance; and his wife, Juanita Prather Torrance. 

Survivors include two sons, Kevin Torrance (Leanne) of Indianapolis, Ind., and David Torrance (Lora) of Franklin, Ohio; two sisters Beulah Patisaul Browne of Milledgeville and Marion Dixon of Macon; five grandchildren, Nicholas Torrance, Christopher Torrance, Elizabeth Torrance, Mikayla Torrance and Taylor Torrance. 

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 1 until 2 p.m. at Moores Funeral Home.

Visit www.mooresfuneralhome.com to express tributes.

Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.