Percy Florence Meeks
Percy Florence Meeks
  • October 13, 1925 - May 19, 2017
  • Douglasville, Georgia

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Mr. Percy Florence Meeks, age 91, of Douglasville, GA passed away Thursday, May 19, 2017. He was born October 13, 1925 in Greensboro, GA. Mr. Meeks proudly served in the United States Navy during WWII. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Douglasville since 1962 and also a member of “Keenagers”. Percy enjoyed camping, hunting and fishing. He retired from Sears after 22 years.

Mr. Meeks is preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Sallie Meeks; brothers, William Meeks, Walter Meeks and John Meeks as well as sister, Mary Rozier.

He is survived by his wife, Laura June Meeks; daughters, Patsy (Malcolm) James and Beth (Jack) Prater; sister, Betty O’Neal; 7 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren as well as numerous other family members and friends.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, May 21, 2017 from 3 until 5 o’clock pm. A funeral service will be held in the Rosehaven Chapel on Monday, May 22, 2017 at 11 o’clock am. Interment will follow at Mozley Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to A Gift of Love, 3900 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Lithia Springs, GA 30122, 770-672-4707.

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Arrangements by: Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, Douglasville, GA 30134, 770-942-4246