Friday, December 14, 2012
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Richard 'Digger' O'Dell

Born April 11, 1953, left this world on Dec. 10, 2012.

Digger passed away after a short stay in the hospital due to a ruptured aorta.

Digger is survived by his beloved wife, Angelia O'Dell; children, Richard O'Dell, Carrie VanderWeit (Carlton), Joseph O'Dell, Johnny Robbins and Ruby Robbins; his mother, Irene O'Dell; sisters, Patricia Tompkins, Diane Hamilton (Charles); brother, Charlie O'Dell (Amy); many nieces and nephews; and a host of friends. Digger was preceded in death by his father, Richard O'Dell.

Digger was the general manager for Ramada Hotel in Key West, Fla., from 1982-1999. He was a member of and held office for many different associations in Florida.

Digger was loved so much and will be missed dearly by all who knew him. May he walk among the angels.

Services will be held Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012, at 3 p.m. at The Central Baptist Church, located at 3006 Richmond Hill Road, in Augusta, Ga., zip code 30906.

There will be a memorial service held in Key West in January, exact date to be announced at a later date.