Gordy, Thomas Walker (Cohutta)

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Thomas Walter Gordy, age 65, of Cohutta, passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at his residence. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest, Sr. and Virgie Gordy; two brothers, Ernest, Jr. and Willie Gordy and a sister, Florence Eaves. 

He is survived by his wife, Teresa Gordy, of the residence; son and daughter-in-law, Clint and Kayla Gordy of Dalton; sister and brother-in-law, Wanda and George Crump of Murray County; brothers and sister-in-law, James Gordy of Ringgold, Steve and Jennie Gordy of Ooltewah, Tn. and Lot Gordy of Ringgold; grandchildren, Skylar, Alyssa and Adalyn Gordy; and nieces and nephews. 

The funeral service will be held Thursday, June 6, at 2 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Rev. Curt Thomason officiating. 

Burial will be in Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery. 

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday, June 6, from noon until the service hour at 2 p.m.

You may leave the family a message at www.julianpeeples.com

Funeral arrangements are by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Dalton. For more information, call (706) 259-7455.


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Donald Ray Coppinger, 71, of Trenton, passed away on Sunday, September 22, 2019 at his home. Services will be private. Arrangements are by Ryan Funeral Home & Crematory, Trenton. (click for more)

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