Buddy R. Age
SHOW HILL — Buddy Ray Age, 77, died Friday, July 13, 2012, at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury. Born in Glen Rogers, W.Va., he was the son of the late Robert Lee Age and Bonnie Bates Age. He is survived by his wife, Mary Jane Fooks Age; and children, Kathy Gravenor of Snow Hill, Carol Brittingham and her fiancé, Charles William Knight III of Berlin, Kimberly Age of Snow Hill and Ray Age Jr. of Salisbury; and adopted daughter, Katheryn Liddle of Snow Hill. Also surviving are his grandchildren, Roy and Tim Brewington, Chip Quillen, and Brooks, Brenton, Tyler, Austin and Lindsay Brittingham; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Also surviving are brothers, Robert Age and his wife, Hazel, of South Carolina, Daniel Age and his wife, Linda, of Girdletree, and David Age and his wife, Susan, of Newark; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister, Eleanor Hook and grandsons, Bradley Quillen and Jeff Shockley.
Mr. Age had owned and operated Buddy Age Television Repair Shop for many years. He was a United States Air Force veteran. He was a member of the Snow Hill Christian Church, where he served as deacon. He was a graduate of Snow Hill High School and a member of the Snow Hill Masonic Lodge. He enjoyed metal detecting.
A memorial service was held Tuesday, July 17, at the Snow Hill Christian Church. The Rev. Dale Jacobs officiated. Interment will be at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Snow Hill Christian Church, 300 Park Row, Snow Hill, Md. 21863. Arrangements were handled by Burbage Funeral Home in Snow Hill.