Thomas "Tommy" Edward Gunnells, 69, died on Sunday, April 4, 2021.
Born to the late Cleveland Harold Gunnells and Sylvia Cochran Gunnells, Thomas grew up most of his life in Athens on Northcrest Ave.
Along with his parents, Thomas was preceded in death by his sister, Barbara Tiller, and his brother, Carl Gunnells.
He is survived by his nephews and niece: Tony (Kim) Gunnells, Travis Gunnells, Trenton (Colette) Gunnells, and Tabitha (Eddie) Gregg; his sister-in-law, Nancy Gunnells, and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, April 6 at the funeral home from 6:00 until 8:00 pm. A graveside service will follow on Saturday, April 10, at Oconee Hill Cemetery at 2:00 pm.
Lord and Stephens Funeral Home, EAST, Athens, GA, is in charge of arrangements. www.lordandstephens.com