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RG Wadsworth
  • Union Presbyterian Church
    P.O. Box 989
    Carthage, NC 28327

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“I was sorry to learn of the passing of RG. I worked in the Moore County Ag Building for several years and he was a delight to work with. He told...Read More ยป
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RG Wadsworth, age 77, of Carthage passed away at his home on Wednesday,
November 4th, 2020.

RG was the seventh generation of Wadsworth's in Moore County. Farming and
Agriculture was a lifelong enjoyment of RG's. He was very active in
political and community affairs. He was selected Moore County Outstanding
Farmer of the Year, Family Farmer of the Year, and Conservation Farmer of
the Year. He was elected and appointed to several USDA, agricultural and
political committees. RG served on the board of the Tobacco Warehouse co-op
in Carthage, Moore County Farm Bureau as well as Central Electric co-op. RG
worked for the USDA, he was a Crop Adjuster and Insurance Agent for Federal
Crop Insurance. RG loved the history of this community and telling stories
of the "old days". RG was most proud of his family and all of their
accomplishments. RG was a faithful member of Union Presbyterian Church in
Carthage where he served as a Deacon.

RG was preceded in death by his parents Glenn and Annie Wadsworth,3
brothers and 2 sisters.

RG is survived by his nephew Bradley Wadsworth and wife Austin of Carthage,
sister Mitzi McKenzie and husband Art of West End, Brother Phil Wadsworth
of Pleasant Garden and sister Shirley Allen of Carthage. He was also
survived by many nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews.

A visitation will be held on Friday, November 6, 2020 from 6-8 pm at Fry &
Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage. A funeral service will be held on
Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 2 pm at Union Presbyertian Church with Rev.
Shane Owens officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Union Presbyertian Church: P.O. Box 898 Carthage,
NC 28327.

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Fry & Prickett Funeral Home is honored to serve the Wadsworth family.