Mr. Carl Gammons, age 69, of Columbia, TN, died Monday, November 27, 2006 following an extended illness. A native of Davidson Co., Mr. Gammons was a son of the late Herbert and Alma Milligan Gammons. He was a retired concrete finisher , a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a member of Faith Free Will Baptist Church in Columbia, TN. Mr. Gammons was preceded in death by two brothers, Herbert and Charlie Gammons.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Dolly H. Gammons of Columbia, TN; daughters, Mrs. Debbie (Terry) Weaver of Columbia, TN, Mrs. Peggy (J.W.) Neal of Spring Hill, TN, Mrs. Wanda (Terry) Greenway of Columbia, TN, Mrs. Michelle Ruiz of Montgomery, TX; sons, Gary (Teresa) Beard of Spring Hill, TN, Steve (Kim) Cook of Magnolia, TX, Phil (Mary) Cook of Milwaukee, WI, Jimmy Mullins of Mt. Pleasant, TN; sisters, Mrs. Carolyn (W.C.) Waltrop of Mt. Pleasant, TN, Mrs. June Moss of Jacksonville, FL; brothers, Jerry (Karen) Gammons of Alexandria, VA, Bob Gammons of Keller, TX, and Ralph (Linda) Gammons of Japan. 17 Grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.
Visitaion will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2006 from 4 PM until 8 PM. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:30 PM, Thursday, Nov. 30, 2006 from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Billy Brown officiating. Burial will follow at Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill.
The family extends special thanks to Columbia Care and Rehab and to Hospice of the Highland Rim, Division West.
In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations may be made to Hospice of the Highland Rim, 2014 Elmer Pogue Dr., Suite A, Columbia, TN 38401.
LAWRENCE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES, Chapel Hill, TN in charge of arrangements.
Marshall County Tribune, Wednesday, November 29, 2006