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January 21, 2014

Gerald Lee Meeks

CULLMAN — Gerald Lee Meeks

Funeral services for Gerald Lee Meeks, 66, of Cullman will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at Cullman Funeral Home Chapel, the Rev. Roger James officiating, with interment in Cantrell Cemetery.

Cullman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Meeks went home to be with the Lord Monday, Jan. 20, at Princeton Baptist Medical Center, after his battle with cancer. He was born Oct. 30, 1947, to George Lee and Ressie Mae Dunaway Meeks. He was a devoted member of Bellview Heights Baptist Church and owner of Meeks Bail Bonds. He was a Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam war and retired from the U.S. Postal Service. He loved to hunt and spend time outdoors, working on his farm.

He was preceded in death by his father, George Lee Meeks; his mother, Ressie Meeks Flanagan; a brother, Roger Dale Meeks; and a sister, Helen Diane Verweire.

Survivors include his loving wife of 42 years, Brenda Meeks; a son, Joseph Shane Meeks; a daughter, Mundi Leigh (Kelly) Ergle; two brothers, Billy (Donna) Meeks and John (Genea) Flanagan; a sister, Pam (Sammy) Thomas; and a host of family and friends.

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Friends may sign the online guestbook at www.cullmanfuneralhome.com.

 

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