Mr. Jerry Wyburn McArthur age 73, of the Cartecay community, Ellijay, GA passed on Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at Emeritus at Riverstone in Canton, GA.
Mr. McArthur was born on November 1st, 1940 in Ellijay, GA. He was a member of the Cartecay United Methodist Church, served honorably in the United States Army and was a retired employee of the Sears Corporation. Jerry is preceded in death by his sister, Willa Nell Fowler and brother, Howard Lee McArthur. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cartecay United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, 7629 Hwy 52E, Ellijay, GA 30536, in memory of Mr. McArthur.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00AM Saturday, April 19th, 2014 from the Logan Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Randall Massengill and Rev. Rebecca Holmes officiating. Music and vocals will be by Susan Hochkins. Military Graveside Service will immediately follow in the Logan Funeral Home Pavilion with military rites by the North Georgia Honor Guard. Interment will be in the Cartecay United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Survivors include son and daughter-in-law Dana and Andrea McArthur of Woodstock, GA; grandchildren, Davis and Rachel McArthur; sisters and brother-in-law Evelyn and Thomas Tabor of Marietta, GA, and Jeannette McArthur Royston of Austell, GA; brother and sister-in-law Harley E. and Eloise McArthur of Smyrna, GA; Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Family will receive friends from 4pm until 8pm Friday, April 18th, 2014 at the Logan Funeral Home.