George Flowers Jr.Published 10:18am Thursday, December 12, 2013
George Flowers Jr. a resident of Eclectic passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, at the age of 86.
The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m. Dec. 12 at Gassett Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Dec. 13 at Eclectic United Methodist Church with the Rev. Michael Lawler officiating.
Mr. Flowers will lie in state from 1:30 p.m. until 3 p.m. prior to services at the church.
Interment will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery.
Mr. Flowers is survived by his wife of 63 years, Maxine Baker Flowers; sons, Jimmy O. (Jane Golden) Flowers and George T. (Deanna) Flowers; grandchildren, Heather M. Flowers and Peyton B. Flowers; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.
Pallbearers will be Peyton Flowers, Wilson Flowers, Gary Ward, Stanley Dunn, Clay Free, Terry Powell, and Matt Richards.
Honorary pallbearers are George Mullins, Teddy Taylor, and Jimmy Garrett. Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Eclectic United Methodist Church.
Mr. Flowers was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. He was employed at Mt. Vernon Mills in Tallassee for 50 years.
Online guest book available at www.gassettfuneralhome.net