Mr. John Herman Wyatt, 82, of Dalton, departed this life Sunday, May 28, 2017, at his residence. John was born Nov. 1, 1934, in Calhoun, a son of the late John Willard and Alice Lance Wyatt. He was also preceded in death by his son, George Wyatt, and sister, Janelle Miller. John proudly served his country in the United States Army.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Marie Wyatt of the residence; sons, Chester Wyatt and Lewis Wyatt of Dalton; daughters and son-in-law, Brenda and Richard Palkovic of Sevierville, Tenn., and Toni Wyatt of Dalton; grandchildren, Mark Walker, Melissa Walker and Christopher Wyatt; great-grandchildren, Jacob, Austin, Carson, Natalia, Kirsten, Lucas and Hudson; nieces, Donna Miller, Annette Nguyen, Susan Horton and Joy Horton.
Service to celebrate the life of John Herman Wyatt will be held Wednesday at the Ponders Melrose Chapel. Interment will follow in the West Hill Cemetery with Leo Walker, Mark Walker, Carson Walker, Richard Palkovic, Matt Dobbs and Jacob Szewczyk serving as pallbearers. Hudson Garcia and Lucas Wyatt will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Arrangements by locally owned and operated Ponders Melrose Chapel, 138 Melrose Drive, Dalton; (706) 226-4002.
Published on May 29, 2017