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“So sorry for your loss. May sweet memories of your beloved husband Bif warm your now sad heart. ”
1 of 30 | Posted by: Cindy Fausel - Conyers, GA

“Some folks change over the course of their life time..some become more hardened, less friendly, or aloof. Biff never did. He had the same smile and ...Read More »
2 of 30 | Posted by: Mike Elrod - McDonough, GA

“We will miss Biff. We lived in the apartments on Cleveland Street in 1970s. WhileMargarets home was under construction Biff & Margaret lived in...Read More »
3 of 30 | Posted by: Ronnie & Gloria Steele - GA


4 of 30 | Posted by: Joe White - HAMPTON, GA - friend

“Such a nice man who always had a smile and lighthearted personality. I hadn't know Biff for long and I didn't see him often but I will miss him, he...Read More »
5 of 30 | Posted by: Mark & Michelle Pyrtle - GA

“Growing up, I could always count on Uncle Biff to greet me with a smile and a sunny personality. I am so sorry to learn he has left this earth so...Read More »
6 of 30 | Posted by: Cori Collins - Ormond Beach, FL

“May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. Jil, you and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers. ”
7 of 30 | Posted by: Jane Erkes - Columbus, GA

“I will always remember Biff from elementary school and growing up in McDonough. Life was so simple and so sweet then and so was Biffo. He was always...Read More »
8 of 30 | Posted by: Debbie Turner - Box Elder, SD

“I always thought a lot of Biff growing up in McDonough, he was always smiling and happy! Most of all I remember him as always being kind and...Read More »
9 of 30 | Posted by: Susan Powell - Milner, GA

“Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time. ”
10 of 30 | Posted by: The Staff of Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Directors - GA

“Biffo was my best friend growing up. We had lots of good times water skiing at the lake, getting stuck in the mud, going to Hawaii together and even...Read More »
11 of 30 | Posted by: Billy and Cindy Malone - GA

“I will never forget the great times we had at the lake. You were always a friend to me no matter the circumstances. I will miss you my friend. ”
12 of 30 | Posted by: Dustin Walker - Rex, GA - friend

“We had some good times together at the lake. He taught me how to ski. We went on some great vacations together like Hawaii for 2 weeks with 3 other...Read More »
13 of 30 | Posted by: Bob Mangham - Singer Island, FL

“Jil, so sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers for you and your family. ”
14 of 30 | Posted by: Renee Reagan - Stockbridge, GA

“A great human being and a extraordinary man who leaves behind a foot print of love for his family and friends. His contagious smile and lighthearted...Read More »
15 of 30 | Posted by: Harry & Barbara Phillips - AL

“Jill, I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Biff was such a sweet and kind person. Always had that...Read More »
16 of 30 | Posted by: Lynne Cline - McDonough, GA

“I had the pleasure of knowing Biff and his family for a very long time!! He was a funny guy and he will be missed tremendously. My prayers go out to...Read More »
17 of 30 | Posted by: Millie Martinez - Locust Grove, GA

“I met "Biffo" in the first grade when our family moved to McDonough. He was a good friend throughout our formative years. In grammar school...Read More »
18 of 30 | Posted by: Shane Hitchcock - Chamblee, GA

“Will miss talking with you my friend. Enjoy your walk in that brightest light my brother ”
19 of 30 | Posted by: Chuck Kimbell - Seymour, TN

“I can honestly say I've never seen this man without a smile on his face. The best neighbor and family friend anyone could ask for! Prayers are with...Read More »
20 of 30 | Posted by: Kristy Gailey - neighbor

“Biff was always a good man. He will be missed. ”
21 of 30 | Posted by: Bob Derrick - GA - friend

“Sending our prayers and love for your comfort and peace. Everyone loved Biff. He will be missed terribly. ”
22 of 30 | Posted by: Jill and Jim Stroud - McDonough, GA

“Biffo was a great guy and I enjoyed being a friend he was so funny to be around. You will be greatly missed. ”
23 of 30 | Posted by: Keith (Buffalo) Starr - ELLENWOOD, GA

“My prayers are with you during this difficult time. ”
24 of 30 | Posted by: Patricia Shadburn Thomas - GA

“I had the pleasure of getting to know Biff in school at MCA 1971. It was a small group of us and we all were very good friends. We had many great...Read More »
25 of 30 | Posted by: Ken Welch - friend

“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. ”
26 of 30 | Posted by: KipAdkins & Laney Wood - GA

“From everyone in the Aviña family, we would like to give our condolences to Jil, Kip & Kellie. Biff, or "Buddy" as Miguel liked to...Read More »
27 of 30 | Posted by: Miguel and Angel Aviña - GA

“Biff was such a nice man and a good friend to so many. He was my sons neighbor on Jackson Lake and was so well though of as a kind person. My...Read More »
28 of 30 | Posted by: Teresa Exum - Griffin, GA

“One of the nicest guys I've ever had the privilege to meet and work with. ”
29 of 30 | Posted by: Ron Epperson - Senoia, GA

“Our Hearts are sad We loved you Biff. ”
30 of 30 | Posted by: Barbara@Darry Cook - Mcdonough, GA


Garry passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2019.

Garry was a resident of McDonough, Georgia at the time of passing.

Memorial Services will be held at 11:30 am on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at Timberridge Presbyterian Church with Rev. Rachael Whaley-Pate officiating. Inurnment will follow at Eastlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Tuesday, October 15, 2019 from 6:00 pm until 8:30 pm at Timberridge Presbyterian Church in the Fellowship Hall.

The family would prefer contributions to Timberridge Presbyterian Church in lieu of flowers.

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