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Snow's Memorial Chapel

3077 Pio Nono Ave, Macon, GA

OBITUARY

Ottis Harry Floyd

October 4, 1926March 18, 2020

Ottis Harry Floyd, 93, of Macon, Georgia passed away March 18, 2020. A private Celebration of Life will be held at Avondale Baptist Church, the Reverends Foster Bell and Steve Smith will be officiating. Burial will be at Glen Haven Memorial Gardens with Military Honors. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Avondale Baptist Church, 6970 Cochran Field Road, Macon, Georgia 31216 or the donor’s favorite charity.

Mr. Floyd was born in Telfair County, the son of Ollie B. and Mamie Varnadoe Floyd. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Ollie B. Floyd, Jr., Edward Floyd, and Harold Floyd. He was co-owner and retired from Middle Georgia Vendors in Macon, Georgia. He was an active deacon for many years and a member of Friendship Sunday School Class at Avondale Baptist Church.

He was known as “Mr. Gadget” because of his love to tinker and experiment in fixing and repairing things. He loved to draw, play his guitar, and harmonica, write, entertain, and tell jokes. He was always smiling and wanting to talk. He loved the LORD, his wife, church, Country, and people. He served in the Army during WWII.

Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 66 years, Winelle “Nelle” Bledsoe Floyd; sisters, Marilyn Caldwell, Betty Ussery; two brother and sister-in-laws, Royce and Dot Bledsoe and Vernon and Vivian Bledsoe; along with numerous nephews, nieces, and friends.

Please visit www.snowspn.com to express your condolences and share your memories with the family.

Snow’s Memorial Chapel, Pio Nono Ave. has charge of arrangements.

  • FAMILY

  • Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 66 years, Winelle “Nelle” Bledsoe Floyd; sisters, Marilyn Caldwell, Betty Ussery; two brother and sister-in-laws, Royce and Dot Bledsoe and Vernon and Vivian Bledsoe; along with numerous nephews, nieces, and friends.
  • DONATIONS

  • Avondale Baptist Church

Services

  • A Celebration of Life

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Mike Willis

March 23, 2020

We are so sorry. We will keep you in our prayers.

Vickie Hinson

March 20, 2020

I adopted Mr Harry as my second dad after my dad passed away in 1994. He and Ms Nelle have been so sweet to our family. Loved to hear him play his guitar.

Ken Smith

March 20, 2020

We are very sorry. We considered you two as one of the sweetest, spiritual couples that has ever visited our home.
Love, Ken & Laurie Smith (Henry Fullington's sister)

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Biography

Ottis Harry Floyd, 93, of Macon, Georgia passed away March 18, 2020. A private Celebration of Life will be held at Avondale Baptist Church, the Reverends Foster Bell and Steve Smith will be officiating. Burial will be at Glen Haven Memorial Gardens with Military Honors. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Avondale Baptist Church, 6970 Cochran Field Road, Macon, Georgia 31216 or the donor’s favorite charity.

Mr. Floyd was born in Telfair County, the son of Ollie B. and Mamie Varnadoe Floyd. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Ollie B. Floyd, Jr., Edward Floyd, and Harold Floyd. He was co-owner and retired from Middle Georgia Vendors in Macon, Georgia. He was an active deacon for many years and a member of Friendship Sunday School Class at Avondale Baptist Church.

He was known as “Mr. Gadget” because of his love to tinker and experiment in fixing and repairing things. He loved to draw, play his guitar, and harmonica, write, entertain, and tell jokes. He was always smiling and wanting to talk. He loved the LORD, his wife, church, Country, and people. He served in the Army during WWII.

Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 66 years, Winelle “Nelle” Bledsoe Floyd; sisters, Marilyn Caldwell, Betty Ussery; two brother and sister-in-laws, Royce and Dot Bledsoe and Vernon and Vivian Bledsoe; along with numerous nephews, nieces, and friends.

Please visit www.snowspn.com to express your condolences and share your memories with the family.

Snow’s Memorial Chapel, Pio Nono Ave. has charge of arrangements.