Tommy Joe Summey
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Tommy Joe Summey
  • March 18, 1949 - March 15, 2017
  • Cartersville, Georgia

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Mr. Tommy Joe Summey, 67, of Cartersville, GA, passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Cartersville Medical Center. Mr. Summey was of the Baptist faith attending Olive Vine Baptist Church and Pleasant Olive Baptist Church.


Mr. Summey was born on March 18, 1949 in Cartersville, GA. He graduated from Cartersville High School in 1967, and has been a life long Cartersville resident.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Mr. Elihue Summey and Mrs. Estelle Womack Summey, brother, Pete Summey, niece, Van Lassiter and father-in-law and mother-in-law, Mr. Curtis and Jeanette Daugherty.

Mr. Summey loved his family and is survived by his wife of 41 years, Nancy Daugherty Summey, son Brandon Summey and daughter-in-law, LeAnn Summey. He enjoyed spending hours playing with his grandsons Gray and Hudson Summey. Other survivors include: brothers Jerry (Dora Lou) Summey, Gene Summey and Tex Summey. Sisters Patricia (Glenn) Mitchum and Cathy Burnell. Special nephew Jeff Summey and a host of nieces and nephews also survive.

Mr. Summey spent over 50 years in the grocery business, spending the last twelve years with Ingles Markets. Mr. Summey also served his country in the United States Air Force.

Funeral services for Mr. Summey will be held at four o'clock in the afternoon in the chapel of Owen Funeral Home Friday, March 17, 2017. Officiating will be the Reverend Adam Toole, Reverend James Rich, Reverend Sanford Fountain and Reverend Bradford Thomas. Pallbearers will include: Kurt Scoggins, Jeff Summey, John Smith, Donny Ruff, Mike Scoggins, Randall Brock and Dennis Huskins. Honorary pallbearers will be: Richard Elrod and Mike Decker. Burial will follow the services at Pine Log Methodist Church Cemetery in Pine Log, GA.

The family will receive friends from five o'clock in the evening until eight at Owen Funeral Home Thursday, March 16, 2017.

Flowers are accepted or donations may be made in his honor to Bartow Family Resources at www.bartowrelationships.com .

Please visit www.owenfunerals.com to leave online condolences for the family.

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