George Gerards Jr.
Funeral services for George Gerards Jr., 90, of Cullman will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home Chapel, the Rev. Jim Walker officiating, with entombment in Cullman Heritage Cemetery.
Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Gerards died Monday, Feb. 11, at Bethany House Hospice in Auburn. He was born Feb. 11, 1923, in Kennewick, Wash. He was a first lieutenant in the Army Air Corps. He also served as a bombadier in the 5th Air Force, the 380th Bomb Group, and the 531st Bomb Squadron in the South Pacific Theatre. Following his millitary service, he was a manager for Swift and Company and Union Camp.
Survivors include two sons, George “Hank” (Susan) Gerards and Chuck (Reesa) Gerards; a daughter, Janis Gerards (Ed) Edmondson; five grandchildren, Scott (Charlotte) Edmondson, Stacey (Sean) Wilson, Matt (Amy) Gerards, Jill (Kevin) Nelson and Brennen Gerards; four great-grandchildren, Bailey Edmondson, Bennett Edmondson, Bela Wilson and Kathryn Wilson; a brother, Waldo (Lotus) Gerards; and a sister, Marjorie Meyersick.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Bethany House, 1171 Gatewood Drive, Auburn, AL 36830.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
George Gerards Jr.
James J. Carnes Jr.
Funeral services for James J. Carnes Jr., 78, of Falkville will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home Chapel, the Rev. DeJuan Reese officiating, with interment in Cullman Heritage Cemetery.
Carl Barnes ‘Mater’ Phillips
Funeral services for Carl Barnes "Mater" Phillips, 67, of Cullman will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Moss-Service Funeral Home Chapel, G.T. Robertson officiating, with burial in Center Hill Cemetery.
Mary Carolyn Miller
Funeral services for Mary Carolyn Miller, 73, of Cullman will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Moss-Service Funeral Home Chapel, the Rev. Tommy Grave officiating, with burial in Livingston Chapel Cemetery.
Betty Carlos Eadie
Funeral services for Betty Carlos Eadie, 80, of Cullman will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Cullman Funeral Home Chapel, the Rev. Tony “Butch” Cleghorn officiating, with burial at 9 a.m. Wednesday in Cullman City Cemetery.
Mildred Howse Sutton
Mildred Howse Sutton passed away peacefully at her home Friday, July 18, 2014, in Gadsden, Alabama. She was born July 8, 1923, in Cullman to Lawrence Daniel and Vallie Mae Cabe Howse. She was a seamstress and homemaker.
Alexis Monica Bevis
Funeral services for Alexis Monica Bevis, 59, of Bremen will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Ryan’s Creek Baptist Church, with graveside services at 3:30 p.m. at Tricities Memorial Gardens in Florence.
Jack Woodrow Tucker
Our beloved coach, Jack Woodrow Tucker, 88, passed peacefully in his sleep Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at 12:15 a.m. at Russellville Health Care Center, to travel his eternal home in Heaven where he reunited with his wife of “32 wonderful years”, Doris Kerby Hargett; his parents, Dallas and Edley Turner Tucker of Cullman; and many other family and friends. Praise God!
Joyce Waits Bailey
Joyce Waits Bailey of Cullman, was born December 12, 1929, in Birmingham. She entered Heaven's gates Wednesday, July 16, 2014, after a recent illness at Cullman Regional Medical Center.
Betty Jo Brooks Patton
Betty Jo Brooks Patton of Cullman passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014.
Funeral services for Nathan Overton, 32, of West Point will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 19. 2014 at West Point First Baptist Church, Michael Jones and Phillip Ashley officiating, with interment in Hopewell Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
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