The funeral service will be held at 1:00 P.M., Thursday, May 23, 2019, Pilgrim Rest Primitive Baptist Church, Railroad Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia. Elder Alonzo Austin is the pastor. Rev Rodney Duncan will officiate. Burial will follow in the Oglethorpe City Cemetery, Memorial Drive, Oglethorpe, Georgia.
Remembering Torrence Allen “Roc” Lockhart
Torrence was born September 19, 1984 in Duvall County, Jacksonville, Florida to Thomas and Bernice Lockhart. He was educated in the public school system of Schley County, Ellaville, Georgia. Torrence is the grandson of the late Henrietta ‘Beulah’ Lockhart.
Torrence attended Job Corps in the state of Kentucky. Torrence has traveled many places with his father Thomas such as California, Mississippi, etc. He also worked at Piggly Wiggly in Oglethorpe, Georgia as a stock person and other odd jobs.
On Thursday Morning May 16, 2019. Torrence departed his earthly life leaving behind his mother, father, sisters, and brothers. Those left to cherish his memories are his parents, Bernice Lockhart and Thomas (Elois) Lockhart; his maternal grandmother, Lorretta Johnson; siblings, Alex (Kamaya) Murray of Perry, Georgia. Thomas Taylor and Destiny Sampson both of Oglethorpe, Georgia; stepsisters and brothers, Shydesha Brown, Latisha Brown, Shemekia Brown, Chandria Brown, Prentice Brown, and Elijah Brown, all of Oglethorpe, Georgia, and Keneathia (Terry) Miles of Americus, Georgia; a very special friend, Jennifer Felton of Montezuma, Georgia; a casual friend, Andrea Simmons of Oglethorpe, Georgia; aunts and uncles, Henrietta Lockhart and Betty Range both of Ellaville, Georgia, Linda Ford of Oglethorpe, Georgia, Steve (Senia) of Jessup, Georgia; great aunt, Carolyn (Donald) Lohman of Midway, Alabama, and Curtis (Christine) of Ellaville, Georgia; a very devoted cousin, Kenneth (Margaret) Solomon of College Park, Georgia and a host of great aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relative, and friends.