Bob Gerald Allgood, 91, of LaFayette, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, at CHI Memorial Hospital.
He was born on Aug. 19, 1927, and was preceded in death by his parents, Marshall and Annie Daisy Johnson Allgood, Sr., sisters, Anna Bell Ponder, Louise Underwood, and Mildred Ponder, and brothers, Marshall Allgood, Jr., Johnny Allgood, William “Billy” Allgood, Tommie Allgood, and Freddie Allgood. He was a Veteran of the United States Army.
Survivors are his aunt, Frances Stevens of Dalton, Georgia; sisters-in-law, Joyce Allgood, Joanne Allgood, and Jennifer Allgood Salmon, all of LaFayette, Georgia; special nephew and caregiver, Russell Underwood; special cousins and caregivers, Reatha Carreathers, Faye Webb, of LaFayette, Renee (Hilley) Baker of Ringgold, Georgia, and Gene Stevens of Tunnel Hill, Georgia; special friends, Noreen Posely, Mrs. Albert Evans, and Terri Moore of Chattanooga, Tennessee whose love enriched his life; a host of other nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives, and friends.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 22, at 1 p.m. at Happy Home Baptist Church, N. Chattanooga Street, LaFayette, Ga., 30728, with Reverend Terrance Hambrick officiating.
His remains will lie in state at the funeral home on Monday, Jan. 21, after 11 a.m. The family will receive friends at the church one hour before the service. Interment will be in LaFayette Cemetery.
Please share your thoughts and memories of Mr. Bob Gerald Allgood at www.willisfuneralhomedalton.com.
Arrangements are by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, Ga.