Garilyn Ray McGirr

Garilyn Ray McGirr, 76, of Winder died Monday, October 1, 2012.

Mr. McGirr retired from Operating Engineers Union Local 81 as a heavy equipment operator. He was of the Baptist faith and attended Hebron Baptist church. His parents, C.J. and Maybell Lewis McGirr, preceded him in death.

Survivors include: his wife, Barbara North McGirr of Winder; sons, John McGirr of Winder, Jack Ray McGirr of Houston, TX, Jerry Lynn McGirr of Decatur, AL and Garilyn McGirr, Jr. of Houston, TX; 5 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at Smith Funeral Home from 12 – 2 p.m. on Friday, October 5 before the funeral service. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. with Pastor Duke Forster officiating. Interment will follow at Hebron Baptist Church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the .

Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

Smith Memory Chapel
755 Atlanta Highway Se Winder, GA 30680
(770) 867-4553

Published in BarrowCountyNews from Oct. 2 to Nov. 1, 2012