Mr. Harold Eugene "Gene" Thurman, age 74 of Ellijay, GA passed, after a long illness, on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Ellijay, to his late parents, Clyde and Eva Whitaker Thurman. He was a member of Ellijay Church of Christ since childhood, but attended Turniptown Baptist Church for the past seven years. Gene retired after working 37 years as an owner/salesman of a Flowers Baking Company bread route in Fannin County. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, May 26 from the Logan Funeral Home and Chapel with Rev. Steve Jones officiating.
Gene is survived by his wife of 45 years, Patsy Teague Thurman of the home in Ellijay, GA; daughters and sons-in-law, Cindy and Mark West, Ellijay, GA, Lauree and Shannon Pierce, Ellijay, GA, Jennifer and Erik Ferris, Jupiter, FL; sons and daughters-in-law, Rodney and Kathy Thurman, Ellijay, GA, Jim and Andrea Wilson, Woodstock, GA, Jeff and Erin Thurman, Ellijay, GA; grandchildren Brady and Sarah West, Macy and Josh Griffin, Savannah Thurman, Emma Thurman, Eva Thurman, Jessie Wilson, Mia Bazelis, Ava Bazelis, Mandy and Josh Bryant, Will and Kennedi Ward, Maggie Pierce, Jack Ferris, Mia Ferris, Reid Ferris,Lucy Thurman, Lily Thurman, Payden Thurman, Payleigh Thurman, Scotlin Thurman; great-grandchildren, Halle Mae West, Ty West, Rawlins Griffin, Wade Griffin, Brantley Griffin, Stella Bryant; brother Jack Thurman, Ellijay, GA. and a host of nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm Tuesday, May 25, 2021 and will also be able to meet with friends from 11:00 am until 2:00pm at the Funeral Home. Family will accept flowers or donations to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation may be made in his name. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.loganfuneralhome.com. Logan Funeral Home & Chapel in charge of arrangements.
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