Graveside services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Monday, May 10, 2021 at St. Paul C.M.E. Church, Ga Hwy 26 East, Buena Vista, Georgia.
Please be mindful that we will adhere to all government recommendations and mandates at all services at this time. We are limiting graveside seating to no more than 10 with masks being strongly encouraged. Other masked attendees are welcomed but will be expected to practice social distancing.
Graveside services are likely to be held on ground that is uneven, which is out of the control of Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel, Inc. We ask that you take this into consideration when choosing footwear, such as shoes with high, thin heels. Please be advised that Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel, Inc. will not be held responsible for injuries at a grave site because of this.
Brother Arthur Radney Jr. was born January 12, 1947 In Buena Vista, Marion County, Georgia to the late Arthur Radney Sr. and the late Ocie Woodson Radney. He was educated in the public school system Marion County. He was a 1965 graduate of Buena Vista High School. He was preceded in death by his parents and his stepdaughter, Patricia.
At an early age, Junior, as he was often referred, joined the St. Paul C.M.E. Church, whereas he served as chairman of the Stewart Board for a number of untiring years. Arthur was inducted into the United States Army whereas he was honorably discharged with several medals and ribbons. Arthur retired from Collin and Akin in 2002 as a press operator.
Arthur was destined for love and he was blessed with Ressie Glass for forty-one years and the love he gave was returned to him in many folds.
He leaves to cherish his memories: his wife, Ressie Radney, Buena Vista, Georgia; two children, Larry Napper Sr., Gwendolyn Nesbit, both of Snellville, Georgia; five grandsons, Patrick Napper, Larry Napper Jr., Brandon Napper, David Nesbit Jr., Denzel Nesbit; one granddaughter whom was the apple of his eye, Mackenzie Carson; four siblings, Mary Lee Milner, Buena Vista, Georgia, Annie Pearl Jackson, Columbus, Georgia, Rosie B. Jackson, Buena Vista, Georgia and John Radney (Monica) Columbus, Georgia; sisters-n-law and brothers-in-law, Joann Glass Little (Jimmy), Shirley Napper, and Leeartis Glass Johnson (Robert) all of Brooklyn, New York, Renee Glass, Buena Vista, Georgia; a host of beloved nephews, nieces and other relatives and friends.