Robert Bedgood, 74, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, at Eatonton Memorial Park Cemetery.
Mr. Bedgood was a native of Macon but had made his home on Lake Sinclair. He was a graduate of the University of Georgia and retired as a captain with the Georgia Department of Corrections. He taught and coached at Southwest High School, Gatewood, Windsor and John Milledge Academy. Coach Bedgood donated a lot of his time coaching at the Baldwin County Recreation Department. He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward Wilson and Mildred Fannie Jones Bedgood, and a brother, Thomas Elwood Bedgood. He was a member of the Mable White Baptist Church in Macon but attended Friendship Baptist Church in Eatonton.
Survivors include his son, Robby Bedgood (Angela) of Macon and his daughter, Lindy Sasser (Mike) of Eatonton; eight grandchildren, Rob, Will, Reid, John, Sara, Levi, Wyatt and Naomi, and a special thanks to his caregivers, Yvonne and Joanne.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Crohn's Disease Foundation or the American Heart Association.
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Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.
Published on August 3, 2017