Mr. Grady Cargile
J.C. Harwell & Son Funeral Home
Mr. Grady Cargile Jr., age 82, a longtime resident of Covington, passed away January 29, 2014, at Abbey Hospice. He was born in the Eudora/Pros- pect Community of Jasper County Jan. 4, 1932, to the late Grady and Ethel Digby Cargile.
Mr. Cargile was a veteran of the United States Army, serving as a paratrooper during the Korean War. He was retired from General Motors and retired as head of Quality Control at the Doraville plant.
Mr. Cargile enjoyed woodworking and hunting; he was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend.
Mr. Cargile is survived by his wife, Geraldine Cargile; his son, Monty “Zack” Cargile of Covington; his sisters and brother-in-law, Pat Farris of Atlanta and Linda and Bobby Watkins of Jackson.
He is also survived by his grandsons, Daniel Cargile and Alicia of Covington and Trevor Cargile, also of Covington, and his great-grandchildren, Harley, Ian, Aiden and Ashlyn.
Funeral services for Mr. Cargile will be held at 2 p.m. Feb. 1 at the Chapel of J.C. Harwell and Son Funeral Home, with Dr. Ronnie Barnes officiating. Entombment will follow at New Covington Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1-2 p.m. Saturday prior to the service.
A guestbook can be signed on-line at www. harwellfuneralhome.com