COLLINSVILLE- Funeral services for Gerald Ross Flowers,
71, will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, October 20, 2008 at Meador Funeral
Home Chapel in Whitesboro with Rev. Alan Mattingly officiating. Interment
will follow at Collinsville Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 P.M.
Sunday, October 19, 2008 at the funeral home.
Mr. Flowers passed away on Friday, October 17, 2008, at his home
Gerald was born on November 24, 1936 in Loco, Oklahoma to Victor
Ross and Rena Ann (Walker) Flowers. He married Martha Christopher on February
26, 1955 in Durant, Oklahoma. Gerald worked and retired after 37 ½
years of service from LTV, now known as Lockheed Martin, as a foreman.
Survivors include his wife, Martha Flowers of Collinsville; a daughter,
Karen Gail Harrison and husband Vance of Duncanville, Texas; a son, Ricky
Wayne Flowers of Duncanville, Texas; three grandchildren, Wayne Cupples,
III and wife Tina, Tamara Cupples and Cynthia Cupples and three great-grandchildren,
Christopher Light, Skyler Cupples and Lincoln Francis.
Gerald was preceded in death by his parents, Victor and Rena Ann
Pallbearers are: Jeral Petty, Don Swindle, J.D. Pruitt, Ralph Burton,
Royce Melton and Billy Reedy.
By Elaine Nall Bay & Patricia Nall