J.R. R. Elrod
J.R. R. Elrod
  • May 2, 1930 - February 17, 2017
  • Fairmount, Georgia

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Mr. JR Elrod, 86, of Fairmount, GA passed away Friday February 17, 2017. He was a devout member of Oak Hill Baptist Church. Mr. Elrod was a generous man who loved his family and his church. JR was an avid gardener and rabbit hunter who never met a stranger.
Mr. Elrod is preceded in death by his parents, Mr. Walter Lee Elrod and Mrs. Sally Lou Moss Elrod,Daughter, Debbie Sue Hale. Brothers; Bert Elrod, Bob Elrod, John Elrod, Thomas Elrod, Leon Elrod, Clarence "Polly" Elrod, Henry "Buddy" Elrod, IL "Bossy" Elrod . Sisters; Willie Mae Willis, Ida Bell Jenkins, Mattie Lou Cornwell.
Mr. Elrod is survied by his loving wife of 51 years, Mrs. Katherine Ezell Elrod, Son; Danny Elrod, Charles Randy Hale (Linda Robinson). Daughter Bobbie Hale Stanfield, son-in-law, Scott Stanfield. Sister, Claudelle Mulkey. Grandchildren; Brittney Hale, Chris Black, Lisa Black, Michael Elrod, Starr and Wesley Barrett and Myles Gordon. Several great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews also survive. Two Special dogs, Buttons and Scooby.
Services for Mr. Elrod will be held at Oak Hill Baptist Church at eleven o'clock in the morning Monday, February 20, 2017. The family will receive friends from five o'clock in the evening until nine Sunday February 19, 2017, at Owen Funeral Home, Cartersville. Reverend Reggie Temples, Huey Holloway and James Surrat will be officiating the service. Serving as pallbearers will be: Michael Elrod, Brittney Hale, Christopher Black, Darrell Elrod, Leon Watkins, Harold Rainer, Joe Jones and Jerry Dean Mulkey. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be: Mike Wilkey, Carl Hufstetler, Nick Black, Hunter Barrett, James Childers and BoBo Young.

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Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, Ga has charge of the arrangements.