Maurice B. Partrich
Mr. Maurice B. Partrich, age 91, of Blountstown, FL, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2013, in Marianna, FL.
Maurice was born on February 6, 1922 in Tuscaloosa County, AL, and had lived in Blountstown since 2003, coming from Gainesville, FL. He was a retired electrician, clock and watch maker and repairman. Maurice was a Veteran of WWII serving in the United States Army Air Corp. He attended Rivertown Community Church in Blountstown, FL.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Virginia Partrich, and a daughter, Elizabeth June Carder.
Survivors include two granddaughters, Amelia Carder of Marianna and Rebecca Carder Hambly and her husband, Nathan, of Marianna; four great-grandchildren, Kayelin Green, Madison Hambly, Kirsten Green and Memphis Hambly.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 1, at 10:00 am (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home Chapel in Blountstown with Paul Smith officiating. Interment will follow in Pine Memorial Cemetery in Blountstown. In lieu of flowers the family request contributions made to Rivertown Community Church (Rise up and Build Fund), 19350 SR 71 N. Blountstown.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).