Mr. George Thomas Gay, 56, of Altha, FL passed away Friday night, August 3, 2012, in Panama City, FL.
George was born on January 19, 1956, in Jackson County and had lived in Altha all of his life. He worked in construction for a number of years and was of the Baptist Faith.
George was preceded in death by his mother, Malvenia Gay, and two brothers, Wesley and Eugene Gay.
Survivors include his father, George Benjamin Gay, of Altha; three brothers, Allen Grant Gay of Altha, James Harrell Gay of Marianna, FL, and Lamar Andrew Gay of Altha; three sisters, Malvenia Lorene Smith of Altha, Shirley Ruth Thornsbury of Highpoint, NC, and Janice Raylene Lee of Gloucester, VA.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 8, at 11:00 am (CDT) at Altha First Baptist Church in Altha with Reverend Jim McIntosh officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Olive Cemetery in Altha. The family will receive friends Tuesday, August 7, 2012 from 6:00 pm (CDT) until 8:00 pm (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).