May 22, 1919-
March 15, 2013
Columbus, GA- Mr. Eugene G. Comer (MSG, Retired) of Columbus passed away Friday, March 15, 2013 at the Emeritus at Heritage Hills Nursing Facility at the age of 93.
The son of Wallace and Carrie Wallis Comer, Mr. Comer was born in Eufaula, AL on May 22, 1919. A U. S. Army Veteran of WWII, he served his country for over 30 years. He was also retired after 19 years with Civil Services at Martin Army Community Hospital. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Grace Mahone Comer, his second wife, Carrie Whitehead Comer; and six siblings.
Survivors include: a son, Eugene G. Comer, Jr. (Juanita); four daughters, Bettie Giles (Marvin), Laura Fitzpatrick, Mary A. Rehder (Willis) and Jennifer J. Love; three grandchildren, three great grandchildren, a host of other relatives and friends.
The Homegoing Celebration for Master Sergeant Comer will be Friday, March 22, 2013 at 11:00 am at Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church with interment in Main Post Cemetery. Rev. J. C. Harris, Pastor will officiate. Visitation is Thursday, 2 til 5 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will depart from 6701 Pine Valley Drive at 10:30 the day of the service. Arrangements entrusted to the staff of Progressive Funeral Home, Inc. "A Touch of Dignity for Those Who Care."
Published in Columbus Ledger-Enquirer on Mar. 20, 2013