Gerald Ledford, Sr.

Obituary of Gerald Felton Ledford, Sr.

Mr. Gerald Felton Ledford, Sr, age 89 of Cherry Log, GA passed away early Wednesday morning June 12th, 2019.


Mr. Ledford was born on November 6th, 1929 to his late parents, James and Gertrude Ledford. Gerald served his country honorably in the United States Army during World War II and the Korean War. He was also the owner and operator of the Dairy Queen in Conyers, GA for many years. He is preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Jean Ledford.


He is survived by his children and in-laws; Dianne & Charles Cammarata of Gainesville, GA, Linda & Robert Cooley, Sr. of Sparta, GA, Geraldine & Michael Dean, Sr. of Conyers, Ga, Beverly & Ricky Knight, Sr. of Conyers, GA, Gerald Ledford, Jr. of Thomaston, GA, James Edward & Tara Ledford of Cherry Log, GA; 17 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren; Siblings and in-laws, Gene & Jane Ledford of Blue Ridge, GA, Bobbie Coker of Tennessee, and Tommy Pankey of Tennessee.


Funeral services will be held at 2pm on Saturday, June 15th, 2019 from the Logan Funeral Home Chapel with Min. Cody Bearden officiating. Graveside interment will follow in the Boardtown Church of Christ Cemetery with Ricky Knight, Jr., Greg Pitts, Michael Dean, Jr., Jonathan Dean, Wyatt Ledford, and Robby Blan all serving as pallbearers.


The family will receive friends from 4:00pm until 8:00pm on Friday, June 14th at the Logan Funeral Home.


Flowers are acceptable, or donations may be made to the Boardtown Church of Christ Cemetery Fund, c/o Shannon Bearden, 189 Chancey Road, Cherrylog, GA 30522 in memory of Mr. Ledford.


Logan Funeral Home & Chapel in charge of arrangements.

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Visitation at Funeral Home

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, June 14, 2019
Logan Funeral Home & Chapel
357 Dalton St.
Ellijay, Georgia, United States

Funeral Service

2:00 pm
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Logan Funeral Home Chapel
357 Dalton Street
Ellijay, Georgia, United States

Final Resting Place

Boardtown Church of Christ Cemetery
2583 Lucius Road
Ellijay, Georgia, United States
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