Ardie Horace Purvis
1928 — 2019
Ardie Horace Purvis, Loving Father, Proud Grandfather, Caring Brother, Beloved Uncle and Cherished Friend was called to his heavenly home on Monday, September 9, 2019. Born in Bryan County, Ga on May 19, 1928, Ardie was the oldest of seven children born to the late Troy Lee and Bertie Ennis Purvis. On November 10, 1950, he married the love of his life, Doris Horne. Ardie served in various branches of the United States Armed Services and his career in the U.S. Air Force took Doris and him to many places including Puerto Rico, Guam, and England. In 1968 Ardie retired from the United States Air Force and moved to Savannah, Ga. where he worked at Hunter Army Airfield. His greatest love was...