Cecil Defoor

Cecil Elmer Defoor

1931 - 2020

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Obituary of Cecil Elmer Defoor

Mr. Cecil Elmer Defoor, age 89, of Ellijay, GA passed on Tuesday, July 28th, 2020 at his residence. He was born on March 12, 1931, to his late parents William Lee and Era Annis (Buckner) Defoor in Ellijay, GA. Cecil was a member and Deacon of the Crossroads Baptist Church, served honorably in the United States Army and retired from Armstrong Carpet Mill as a machine operator of 34 years. He was preceded in death by his wife, Geraldine Sanford Defoor and daughter Deborah "Deb" Defoor Dotson. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 pm, Wednesday, July 29th, 2020 at the Crossroads Baptist Church with Rev. Jamie Dotson officiating. Interment will follow at the Crossroads Baptist Church Cemetery with Dalton Thomas, Austin Padgett, Brent Dotson, Burt Dotson, Tyler Smith, Tracy James, Willie Sutherland and Wilburn Defoor serving as pallbearers. Cecil is survived by his brother and sister–in–law, Willie and Elise Defoor, Ellijay, Ga, Sisters, Maxine Defoor Dunlap, Diana Defoor Cauldwell, and Linda Defoor Dunlap all of East-Tennessee, Son- in-law James "Jim" Dotson, grand-children, Rev. Jamie and Cindy Dotson, Ellijay, GA, Brandie (Dotson) and Bryan Thomas, Epworth, GA, great-grand-children, Abby Dotson, Anna Dotson, Dalton Thomas, Sadie Thomas, Owen Thomas. The family is receiving friends on Wednesday July 29th, 2020 at Crossroads Baptist Church from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. Flowers are being accepted or donations may be made to the Crossroads Baptist Church Cemetery in Ellijay, GA in honor of Cecil Elmer Defoor. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.loganfuneralhome.com. Logan Funeral Home & Chapel in charge of the arrangements.
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Wednesday
29
July

Visitation

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Crossroads Baptist Church
587 Crossroads Church Road
Ellijay, Georgia, United States
Wednesday
29
July

Funeral Service

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Crossroads Baptist Church
587 Crossroads Church Road
Ellijay, Georgia, United States