Mr. Wilbur Gary Readdick, age 60 of Kingsland, Ga. passed away on the evening of Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at Shands/ UF Health in Jacksonville, Fl.
Gary was born on January 20th, 1955 in Jacksonville, Fl.
He is the son of Joyce S. Wainwright & Wilbur F. Readdick. Gary was a lifetime resident of Camden County. From a young age, he enjoyed horse shows; competing in barrel racing and the poles events on his horses, Lucy & Angel. He graduated from Camden County High School in 1973. In his early life, he was very active in tennis and 5K runs. He was the past president and lifelong member of the Spurs Saddle Club. He was also an active member of the 7 Bridges Scooter Club. Gary enjoyed working at the saw mill with his father and brother. Gary was wed to Teresa Horne on January 20th, 1996 and they have shared almost 20 years of life and love together. His family commented, “Their love was a picture that many never have the chance to experience.” Both Gary and Teresa enjoyed kayaking together. He enjoyed helping her with her photography and helped build many props. To his sons, he was a role model and a man who always proud of both of them. Gary enjoyed every aspect of life and was a friend to everyone he met. He will be sadly missed by his family and friends.
Mr. Readdick is survived by his beloved wife, Teresa Readdick, his sons, Gregory & his wife, Kathryn Jackson, and Phelan Readdick; his sister, Teresa R. McDill & her husband, John; his brother, Rocky Readdick & his wife, Linda all of Kingsland, Ga.; his niece, Brandy McDill; his nephews, Jonathan McDill & his wife Erin, and Trevor Readdick & his wife Nicole; and his several cousins.
Mr. Readdick is preceded in passing by his brother, Glen Frazier Readdick in 2003.
A visitation will be held from 1:30 to 2:45 PM on Sunday, October 25th, 2015 in the Kingsland First Baptist Church at 295 E. Chester Street, Kingsland, Ga. with funeral services following there at 3PM. Pastor Mike Sanes will preside. Pallbearers will be Dennis McCollough, Paul Manor, Joey Peeples, Roy Jean Hughs, Jonathan McDill and Trevor Readdick. Honorary pallbearers will be Bruce Khaler, Mike Dinello, Carl Freeman & Sammy Hightower. Interment and committal prayer will follow the funeral service at Brazell-Peeples Cemetery in Kingsland, Ga.
January 20, 1955 – October 22, 2015