Claude Hyde Jr.

Mr. Claude (Junior) Hyde Jr., age 83, of Gainesville, Ga., passed away Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013 ,at New Horizons Nursing Home.

Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, at Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel with interment to follow in White Hall Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Dwayne Ryals and the Rev. Melvin Baugh will officiate. The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, at the funeral home.

Mr. Hyde was born March 21, 1929, in Hall County, Ga., and was the son of the late Claude Hyde Sr. and Ellen (Atkins) Hyde. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a retired carpenter and had worked with Charles Black Construction Co. His family had operated The Hyde Grist Mill in the East Hall area. He was preceded in death by his parents; and sisters, Flora Hyde Seay, Alzena Hyde King, Marena Hyde Head, Lovena Hyde Reynolds, Fannie Hyde, Arizona Hyde Wallace.

Mr. Hyde is survived by his loving wife, Laura Sybil (Tatum) Hyde, Gainesville; daughter and son-in-law, Robin and Ken Garrison, Gainesville; grandson and wife, Eric J. Budrock Jr. and Ashley; granddaughter, Kasey L. Budrock.

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Published in on Feb. 26, 2013