Category Archives: Roddy GA

Kirkpatrick’s Store, Roddy

Tracey Graham shares these wonderful memories: My mother was a Kirkpatrick and grew up in Roddy. Her grandfather, George H. Kirkpatrick, owned the store and she along with 8 siblings grew up just up the road toward Chester from the store. Her father was B.J. Kirkpatrick and he used to take me to the store for RC Colas and penny candy or cookies (they were in huge cookie jars) and I loved it! My great grandfather and grandfather are both gone now and there are many times I wish I could sit down and talk to them just one more time!…