Graveside services for Mr. Harold Rutledge were held Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at 11 a.m. from Serenity Gardens Cemetery in Theodore, Ala. with military honors.

The Rev. Harold McInnis officiated. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Harold Rutledge, 74, died Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at his residence. He has lived in the Sandtown Community for the past 12 years. He was a U.S. Coast Guard veteran. Mr. Rutledge did air conditioning and heating maintenance.

Mr. Rutledge was preceded in death by his mother, Versie Wiggins Rutledge; and brother, Ronnie Rutledge.

Survivors include wife, Annie Rutledge; father and step-mother, Roy A. Rutledge and Lannis Rutledge; daughter, Annette Lavinskey of Grand Bay, Ala.; son, Donald Rutledge of Grand Bay, Ala.; sisters, Geraldine Goforth, Carla Yates of Noxapater and Sharon Thomas of Grand Bay, Ala.; brother, Paul Rutledge of Dalesville; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.