Saturday Death Due to Natural Causes
Published on July 1 2013 9:46 pm
Last Updated on July 14 2013 4:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp
The Saturday death of a local man was due to natural causes.
The Effingham County Coroner's Office was called early Saturday afternoon to a residence in Effingham at the request of the Effingham Police Department. 80-year-old Bobby J. Petty was found unresponsive in the residence by a friend. Petty was pronounced dead at 2:40pm.
An investigation disclosed that Petty died of natural causes and no foul play is suspected.