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Gene Austin Gallant

August 9, 1928 September 26, 2018
Gene Austin Gallant
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Obituary for Gene Austin Gallant

Mr. Gene A. Gallant, age 90, of Dalton, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at his residence. He was the son of the late Carl B. Gallant and Katherine Duffy Gallant and was preceded in death by his brother, John B. Gallant. Gene was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church since its establishment in Dalton. In his younger days, he was known as “the sharpest dresser” at church. He enjoyed singing in the choir. Gene was a veteran of WWII. He proudly gave all for his country. He had a love for golf and enjoyed playing daily until recent years. Gene was also an amateur boxer and a gifted athlete. Survivors include his brother and sister-in-law, Bert (Ruby) Gallant; nieces, Pat (Morrison) Hemphill of Auburn, Al., Connie (Dave) Ferguson of Harrison, Tn., Janet (Bob) Steele of Dalton, Carla Dixon of Chatsworth, Kathy (Steve) Hall of Cartersville, Krista (Zane) Reed of Dalton, and Jodi Morris of Rocky Face; great nieces and nephews as well as great-great nieces and nephews. The funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Gallant will be held Friday, September 28, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Father Paul Williams officiating. Honorary pallbearer Zane Reed. Pallbearers will be Mark Farmer, Zach Smith, and Jonathan Howard. Burial will be in Grove Level Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, September 28, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. until the funeral hour at 6:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 968 Haig Mill Road, NW, Dalton, GA  30721or to one’s favorite charity. Funeral arrangements are by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton. For more information, call 706-259-7455.


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Visitation

Friday

28

Sep

5:00 PM 9/28/2018 5:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 9/28/2018 6:00:00 PM
Julian Peeples Funeral Home

2801 Cleveland Road
Dalton, GA 30721

Julian Peeples Funeral Home
2801 Cleveland Road Dalton 30721 GA
United States

Service

Friday

28

Sep

6:00 PM 9/28/2018 6:00:00 PM
Julian Peeples Funeral Home

2801 Cleveland Road
Dalton, GA 30721

Julian Peeples Funeral Home
2801 Cleveland Road Dalton 30721 GA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Grove Level Cemetery Final Resting Place

2802 Cleveland Hwy
Dalton, GA 30721

2802 Cleveland Hwy Dalton 30721 GA
United States
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