Harold Leonard Puckett, age 83, of Gainesville passed away on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
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Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home with interment to follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. The Rev. Scott Gilstrap will officiate. The family will receive friends on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Puckett was born Nov. 29, 1929, in Fort Worth, Texas, to the late Leonard Puckett and Mardelle Brown Puckett. He was the owner/operator of Puckett Barber Shop for over 40 years. Harold attended Cornerstone North Church and was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Georgia Anne Payne; and brother, Ezmel Puckett. He was loved by all who knew him. Harold was a devoted husband, a loving father and grandfather, a great barber and a true friend.
Mr. Puckett is survived by his wife of 59 years, Carrie Puckett; daughter and son-in-law, Vicki and Dennis Fowler, Murrayville; daughter, Gloria Gilstrap, Gainesville; grandchildren, Scott and Elizabeth Gilstrap, Mandy and Erick Bauman, Matthew and Jennifer Wildeboer, and Denita Stephens; six great-grandchildren; and brother and sister-in-law, Walter and Donna Puckett, Buford.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA 30504, is in charge of arrangements.
Send online condolences to www.memorialparkfuneralhomes.com.
Memorial Park Cemetery and Funeral Home
2030 Memorial Park Road Gainesville, GA 30504
Published in gainesvilletimes.com on Oct. 29, 2013