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“Me again son. Ur medals/ribbons r still to be found?! LUV U !!!!! ”
1 of 36 | Posted by: diane (shavers) totty - bon aqua, TN

“Good morning son. Heard u say momma while dozing off! Miss u dearly!!!! C u sooner than we can imagine!!!!!!! I got a pic.of u out of ESPN standing...Read More »
2 of 36 | Posted by: diane (shavers) totty - bon aqua, TN

“I didnt go to ur gravesite for ur b.day. I celebrated it alone at home. This heartful of ashes n a lock of hair is where I feel u!!!!! C ya soon!...Read More »
3 of 36 | Posted by: diane totty - bon aqua, TN - mom

“Hi babe.thinking of u as I do daily!!! Saw the figure in the frost with the two crosses!!!!! Amazing son!!! Thanks!miss u sooooo much!!!!! Luv u !!!!...Read More »
4 of 36 | Posted by: diane totty - bon aqua, TN - mom

“We were all issued the same gear. We wore the same uniforms and received the same training. We walked the same streets under the same blazing sun. ...Read More »
5 of 36 | Posted by: Todd Rowe - Washington , DC

“Totty, It was such an honor to just know you. You always made me laugh even when you just irritated me. You had the biggest heart. I am so glad I had...Read More »
6 of 36 | Posted by: Diana Levine - Smyrna, TN

“Words cannot express how deeply saddened I was to hear of SPC Totty's passing. He was one heck of a Soldier and will be forever remembered as such....Read More »
7 of 36 | Posted by: SSG Delana Hull - Fairview, TN

“HHT/RTS is missing of one the best soldiers it had. You fought a good fight and you soldiered on. I am glad for my time to have served with you as a...Read More »
8 of 36 | Posted by: SGT Darin Koelliker - Lebanon, TN

“Greg Totty- I had the privilege and honor to serve with you in Iraq and will always remember your strong spirit and sense of humor about things. You...Read More »
9 of 36 | Posted by: SSG Matthew Lentz - Spring Hill, TN

“Words can not express how sad I am, How my heart hurts for your Mom and Brother, They love you so so much and will always have a empty place inside...Read More »
10 of 36 | Posted by: Trish Tinin Hackett - Madison, TN

“Gregory(my great nephew) Although I did not get to meet you or get to know you I feel I know you through your dad Greg and Dana and your sisters...Read More »
11 of 36 | Posted by: Gaynell Totty Gann - Southaven, MS

“Totty Family y'all are in my prayers ”
12 of 36 | Posted by: Sgt. Jeffrey M. Bailey - TN

“I am sorry for your loss... ”
13 of 36 | Posted by: Sandee Hebrew - Johnstown, CO

“We did not know Specialist Totty however we do want to extend our deepest sympathy to his family and friends. We truly extend our gratitde for his...Read More »
14 of 36 | Posted by: Carol & Buddy Crook - Pegram, TN

“Zach was there with you from 8:30 in the morning until the good Lord took you at 10:20. I know you heard him and I really think that put you at ease....Read More »
15 of 36 | Posted by: Michael W Beauman II - La Vergne, TN

“Hey Greg. I know you can't read this at "home", but I am so glad I was with you in your final moments. I wanted so badly for you to wake up from your...Read More »
16 of 36 | Posted by: Michael W Beauman II - La Vergne, TN

“Totty, it was an honor and a pleasure to have served with such a great and wonderful spirit....You will truly be missed. ”
17 of 36 | Posted by: Tremayle J. Clements - TX

“Greg, I wish I had more time to get to know you. Thank you for being in all of my wonderful memories in Nashville. Our conversations and pictures...Read More »
18 of 36 | Posted by: Leyah Bailey - Merrillan, WI

“OUR HEARTS ARE VERY HEAVY NOW, YOU WERE WONDERFUL YOUNG MAN WHO LOVES HIS COUNTRY,GOD BLESS YOU, JOSH, AND DIANE, LIFE WILL NEVER BE THE SAME FOR...Read More »
19 of 36 | Posted by: LORI & ROSS McKENZIE - NASHVILLE, TN

“Ive known greg for over a yr now an there wasnt a dull moment with him he knew how to make every one smile he was a great young man i can still...Read More »
20 of 36 | Posted by: Tiffany Zollars - portland, TN

“Ive known greg for over a yr now an there wasnt a dull moment with him he knew how to make every one smile he was a great young man i can still...Read More »
21 of 36 | Posted by: Tiffany Zollars - portland, TN

“Ive known greg for over a yr now an there wasnt a dull moment with him he knew how to make every one smile he was a great young man i can still...Read More »
22 of 36 | Posted by: Tiffany Zollars - portland, TN

“Greg,I hate of your passing it just makes no sense,I try to understand why things happen but yet I fail.Greg I will always tell people what a great...Read More »
23 of 36 | Posted by: WILLIAM SPENCER - knoxville, TN

“Diane, My prayers are with your son and your family at this time of great sorrow and loss. ”
24 of 36 | Posted by: Willa Samuel - Antiocvh, TN

“I am so sorry and wish there were more I could do for the family. Please know that Gregory was loved dearly all across this country and will be...Read More »
25 of 36 | Posted by: Karla Hazlewood - Paragould, AR

“I am sorry to learn of his passing at such a young person. I have heard nothing but extradionary things about him from his cousin, Brian. I want to...Read More »
26 of 36 | Posted by: Beatrice Church - Saint Louis, MO

“MY SWEET NEPHEW, I AM SO, SO SORRY THAT LIFE ENDED SO SHORTLY FOR YOU HONEY,YOU ARE WAY TO YOUNG. I AM CHOOSING TO BELIEVE THAT MY MOTHER AND YOUR...Read More »
27 of 36 | Posted by: wanda penzica - fairview, TN

“I hate that you left us so early but God had a bigger plan for you. I'm so proud of everything you achieved and the kind of man you became. You had...Read More »
28 of 36 | Posted by: Marena Gentry - Fairview, TN

“I hate that you left us so early but God had a bigger plan for you. I'm so proud of everything you achieved and the kind of man you became. You had...Read More »
29 of 36 | Posted by: Marena Gentry - Fairview, TN

“You will forever be in my heart, I love you brother. ”
30 of 36 | Posted by: Amber Hill - Jonesboro, AR

“I am so saddened by this whole situation. You were my little brother, the only brother I would ever have. I watched you grow into a fine young man...Read More »
31 of 36 | Posted by: Ashley Holt - Lake City, AR

“My Thoughts and prayers are with your family. ”
32 of 36 | Posted by: Nanetta Turner - Bradford, AR

“It was an honor serving with you brother. You fought hard and kept a positive spirit through this all. You were an inspiration to, and will be missed...Read More »
33 of 36 | Posted by: Brad Thomas - Nashville, TN

“Greg, you will be sorely missed. May you rest in peace. ”
34 of 36 | Posted by: Priscilla - Nashville, TN

“you were such a good spirit greg..an excellent soldier and a good friend..You will always be remembered and always missed brother. ”
35 of 36 | Posted by: brian martin - battle buddy

“You were my best friend growing up. I can't believe life handed you what it did. You were the most noble person I think I've ever met. I wish we'd...Read More »
36 of 36 | Posted by: John R. Ennis - galesburg, IL


TOTTY, Gregory Allen, Jr., 23, of Fairview, passed away January 19, 2013, after an extended battle with cancer. He was born in Nashville on February 11, 1989 to Greg & Diane Totty. Greg was a Specialist (E-4) in the Army National Guard attached to the 278th Armored Calvary Regiment, serving a tour in Baghdad. He was a graduate of Independence High School. He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Ross and Maggie McKenzie, his brother Danny Wayne Phillips, Jr. He is survived by his mother, Janie Diane Totty of Fairview; his father, Greg (Dana) Totty, Sr. of Paragould, AR; grandfather, Gene Totty of Sycamore, IL; grandmother, Shirley Hill of Jonesboro, AR; brother, Joshua (Katie) Phillips of Nashville; and sisters, Serena (Robert) Smith of Eufala, OK; Amber Hill of Jonesboro, AR; and Ashley (Josh) Holt of Lake City, AR. Special parents, Mike and Michelle Beauman of LaVergne; brothers, Michael (Stephanie) Beauman of LaVergne; Zachary (Donna) Beauman of Jacksonville, FL; Matt Gentry, Brian Raines, and Dewayne Peden all of Fairview; numerous beloved aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Visitation will be held Thursday, January 24, at 11:00 a.m. until the time of the memorial service at 12:00 p.m. at Harpeth Hills Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Middle TN Veterans Cemetery on McCrory Lane. HARPETH HILLS FUNERAL HOME, 9090 Hwy 100, Nashville, (615) 646-9292 www.afamilylegacy.com

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