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Eternal Hills Funeral Home, Cremation and Memory Gardens

3594 Stone Mountain Highway, Snellville, GA

OBITUARY

Eugene Olen Guerry

September 27, 1930January 1, 2020

Eugene Olen Guerry, 89, slipped the bonds of earth into eternal life on January 1, 2020 in Garland, Texas. He was born on September 27, 1930 in Jamestown, South Carolina, son of Eky Sexton Guerry and Etta Shaw Guerry. He is predeceased by his wife, Margaret Josephine Smith Guerry and he is the last member of his family of 11 children. He is survived by his daughter, Marsha Guerry-Hurley, son-in-law, Jim Hurley, son, Tony Guerry, daughter- in-law, Kay Guerry, grandson, Cody Guerry and his wife Heather Guerry, and granddaughter Rachel Guerry. Visitation will be from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Eternal Hills Funeral Home in Snellville, Georgia followed by funeral services at 1:00 pm in the Chapel, then interment shortly thereafter in the Eternal Hills Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Alzheimer's Association in Fort Worth, Texas, in memory of Eugene Guerry.

Services

18 January

Visitation

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Eternal Hills Funeral Home


Snellville, Georgia

18 January

Funeral Service

1:00 pm

Chapel of Eternal Hills Funeral Home


18 January

Committal Service

2:00 pm

Eternal Hills Memory Gardens


Snellville, Georgia

Memories

Eugene Olen Guerry

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Kristi Baugh

January 16, 2020

Sorry for your loss Tony. We loved seeing and visiting with your dad at all the family gatherings. I'm a sucker for snickers and Mr. G never disappointed with a little gift of a snicker candy bar. I'm so glad we were able to see him at Christmas time and enjoy the holiday season for one last time with him and your family.

Donald Butler

January 15, 2020

Marsha/Tony Sorry for the loss of your Dad, but I know for sure that all of them are together again and are happy to see each other. Donald and Selena Butler

Judy Poss

January 15, 2020

I will miss this wonderful man so much. My children called him Uncle Deddle. Jan and I called him Dad. When I was young my aunt lived with us while Dad was in the marines it was so special when he would come home on leave. I really thought I had 2 Moms and 2 Dads. (talking about spoiled, lol ) before they had kids ,Jan and I was the practice kids. when our parents passed, Jan and I still had 2 left. He has been there for us always. Whether you call him Uncle Deddle or Dad, I am so blessed to have him in my life. At the fire department, they called him Chief but he was Dad to us.

Alice T Hilyer

January 15, 2020

Sorry for you loss. I'm your cousin Alice, Vivian Guerry Taylor's daughter. We spent a lot of time together growing up. Didn't know his real name until older. We all knew him as Deddle. He was very kind and handsome.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY