Floyd, Cleo (Summerville)

Monday, February 12, 2018

Cleo Floyd, age 91, of Lick Skillet Road, Summerville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018, at her residence. 

She was born in Lyerly, Ga., Chattoogaville Community, on Sept. 5, 1926, a daughter of the late John L. and Lena Mae Poovey Floyd.  Ms. Floyd was baptist by faith and retired from the Georgia Rug Mill preparation department and had worked in the glove mills in Menlo, Lyerly, and Trion. 

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by brothers, Arthur Floyd, Jack Floyd, Bob Floyd, and Max Floyd; and sister, Myrtle Floyd. 

Surviving are daughters and sons-in-law, Glenda and Joe Norton and Jackie and Randy Weaver; son and daughter-in-law, Bobby and Dorothy Marshall; long time companion and caregiver, Tony Watson; sister-in-law, Mammie Lou Floyd; grandchildren, Barry (Fayla) Vaughn, Stacy (Shelley) Vaughn, Jason Vaughn, Gary (Tonya) Cook, and Chris (Summer) Cook, Lorie Marshall Raburn, Leslie (Tyler) Helton; great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews also survive. 

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Feb. 13, at 3:30 p.m. from the J. D. Hill Memorial Chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home with Rev. Sanford Deberry and Rev. Joel Smith officiating, interment in Johnson Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Barry Vaughn, Stacy Vaughn, Jason Vaughn, Gary Cook, Chris Cook, and Cody Vaughn. 

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday from 1:30-3:30 p.m. 

Earle Rainwater Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements for Ms. Cleo Floyd.   

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