CullmanTimes.com - Cullman, Alabama

Obituaries

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.

 

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Pamela Carter Sanderson

    Pamela Carter Sanderson, 62, of Beaverton, Ala., passed away Friday, July 25, 2014, at Northwest Medical Center in Winfield, Ala.
     

    July 28, 2014

  • Edith Wilkins Farmer

    Funeral services for Edith Wilkins Farmer, 90, of Addison will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Nichols Funeral Home, Robert Partridge officiating, with burial in Kemp Cemetery.
     

    July 28, 2014

  • Frances Britt Smith

    Funeral services for Frances Britt Smith, 85, of Rock Springs community in Blount County will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Antioch Baptist Church, the Rev. Jerry Hackney officiating, with burial in Rock Springs Cemetery.
     

    July 28, 2014

  • William Ross Baker

    William Ross Baker, 82, left this world, finished his race and passed through the gates of Glory, Monday, July 28, 2014. He heard those precious words from Christ, “Well done, good and faithful servant, enter into the Glories of the Lord.”
     

    July 28, 2014

  • lawenforcementreports.jpg Arrests, incidents reports for July 25-27, 2014

    Here is a look at the incidents that were reported to the Cullman City Police Department for Friday, Saturday and Sunday:
     

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Susan Melissa Neck Werner

    July 26, 2014

  • 7-27 SUN. obit Stafford.jpg Carlton Eugene Stafford

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-27 SUN. obit Stafford.jpg Carlton Eugene Stafford

    Carlton Eugene Stafford, 82, of Cullman passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Cullman Regional Medical Center. He was born April 14, 1932, James and Mary Katherine Brown Stafford. Mr. Stafford was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He was the original owner of Carlton’s restaurant.
     

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Susan Melissa Neck Werner

    Susan Werner died Monday, July 21, 2014, as a result of an apparent fall at her home in Gainesville, Florida. Susan grew up in Jacksonville, Florida, and, after graduation from FSU, spent many years in Cullman, where she taught elementary school and received a master’s degree from UAB. While in Cullman, she married Robert Werner and helped run a family retail business.
     

    July 26, 2014

  • Melissa Gail Hyde

    Funeral services for Melissa Gail Hyde, 36, of Vinemont will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Moss-Service Funeral Home Chapel, with burial in Round Top Cemetery in Morgan County.
     

    July 25, 2014