Alexander "Alex" Ernest Callas, Jr.
AIKEN, SC - Funeral services for Alexander "Alex" Ernest Callas, Jr., 62, of Aiken, will be held at 2 pm Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at the Chapel of GEORGE FUNERAL HOME. Officiating will be Rev. Kenneth Dew. Burial will follow in Aiken Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 12-2 pm prior to the service at the funeral home.
Mr. Callas, passed away on Sunday, November 13, 2016. Born in Anderson, he was a son of the late Alexander and Louise Berryman Callas. He was a lifetime area resident and a member of First Baptist Church Montmorenci and also attended Cedar Creek Church. Upon completing a successful career as a Maintenance Multi Craftsman at Owens Corning Fiberglass in Aiken, he started Callas Construction, LLC, which he owned and operated until his death. Mr. Callas had a strong work ethic but also enjoyed hunting, fishing and other outdoor activities.
Survivors include his daughters, Stephanie Joan Callas of Aiken and Aimee Callas Carter, Ed.D (Matt) of Lexington, SC; a son, Matthew Alexander Callas of Aiken; sisters, Diane Yonce (Charles) of Johnston and Alexis Keith (Larry) of Aiken and four grandchildren, Ashley Winfield, Ashton Winfield, Elliot Carter and Cataleya English.
Expressions of sympathy for the Callas family may be left online at www.georgefuneralhomes.com
George Funeral Home & Cremation Center
211 Park Avenue, SW
Aiken, SC 29801
Published in The Aiken Standard and North Augusta Star from Nov. 14 to Nov. 15, 2016