Grady Elrod, age 76, of Dalton passed away on Friday, August 18, 2017 at Hamilton Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Lucille Elrod; his brothers, Hubert, Harlan, Robert, Hudon, and Marvin Elrod, the Mother of his children, Linda Faye Elrod.
He loved raising chickens, loved gardening and flowers, was a big fan of Elvis Presley, and spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Ginger Elrod of Dalton; two sons, Scott and Tanya Elrod and Elvis and Keysha Elrod, all of Dalton; two step-children, John and Heather Bourff of Dalton and Jon and Stacey Waight of Rocky Face; one sister, Edna Wade of Dalton; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Junior and Paulette Elrod and Roy and Belinda Elrod of Dalton; brother-in-law, Mike Tate and wife Gail of Kingsland, GA.; grandchildren, Chelsea Baker, Derrick White, Morgan Elrod, Ella Elrod, and Eli Elrod; and nieces and nephews also survive.
The funeral service will be held Sunday, August 20, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with his brother-in-law, Rev. Larry Morgan officiating.
Burial will be in United Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday, August 20, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. until the funeral hour at 2:00 p.m.
You may leave the family a message for the family at www.julianpeeples.com
Funeral arrangements are by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Dalton. For more information, call 706-259-7455.
Published on August 18, 2017