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Gary W. Tolbert

February 6, 1935 August 5, 2019
Gary W.  Tolbert
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Obituary for Gary W. Tolbert

Gary W. Tolbert of Marietta, GA died peacefully on
August 5th, 2019. Gary was born February 6th,1935 to the late Tyrus Willard Tolbert and Mary Duke Tolbert of Whitesburg, GA. He graduated from Villa Rica High School and attended the University of West Georgia before serving in the United States Army. He then moved to Marietta, GA where he married and resided with his family. Gary also enjoyed spending time with friends and family at Lake Buckhorn in Temple GA before and after his retirement from the Atlantic Steel Company. Gary is survived by his brother Stanley Tolbert and his wife Joyce, his Aunt, Hazel Bowen, and other family in Whitesburg. His daughter, Tonya Tolbert of Woodstock, His daughter Tammy Tolbert Scoggins, her husband Brian, and his grandson Tyler Tolbert Scoggins of Monroe, North Carolina. Gary enjoyed being with family and friends wherever he might be. He enjoyed playing baseball and football for many years and was an avid fan for life. Gary also enjoyed driving. Whether it be a car, boat, lawnmower or golf cart, he loved being on the go! He was a hard headed but tender-hearted father, family member, and friend who will be greatly missed by us all. The family will be receiving friends and family on Saturday, August 10th from 12-2:00 PM followed by a Service in his memory at 2:00 PM at Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel. Interment will follow in the Banning Church of God Cemetery. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at www.martin-hightower.com. Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel has charge of the arrangements.


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Visitation

Saturday

10

Aug

12:00 PM 8/10/2019 12:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 8/10/2019 2:00:00 PM
Martin & Hightower Funeral Home

1312 South Park Street
Carrollton, GA 30117

Martin & Hightower Funeral Home
1312 South Park Street Carrollton 30117 GA
United States

Service

Saturday

10

Aug

2:00 PM 8/10/2019 2:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 8/10/2019 3:00:00 PM
Martin & Hightower Funeral Home

1312 South Park Street
Carrollton, GA 30117

Martin & Hightower Funeral Home
1312 South Park Street Carrollton 30117 GA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Banning Church of God Cemetery Final Resting Place

1426 N Hwy 16
Whitesburg, GA 30185

1426 N Hwy 16 Whitesburg 30185 GA
United States
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