Posted: Tuesday, June 22, 2010 9:31 pm
Gilbert R. Earls, 88, of Greenfield, died Monday, June 14, 2010, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital, Jackson.
Services were held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Williams Funeral Home Chapel, Greenfield with Alfred Earls officiating. Burial was in Brock’s Cemetery, Greenfield.
Larry McDonald, Brandon Earls, Danny G. Earls, William House, Jimmy Barber and Jake Earls served as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearer was Nick Earls.
Earls was born Feb. 17, 1922, in Greenfield, son of the late Dan and Clara Mae Richmond Earls. He was a veteran of the United States Army and was a self-employed painter.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Martha M. Madlock Earls of Greenfield; five sons, Danny Earls of Sharon, Ben Earls of Rutherford, Russell Earls of Greenfield, Alfred Earls of Jackson and George Earls of Martin; two brothers, Roy Earls of Parson and Daniel Earls of Decatur; and 14 grandchildren.
Web site: williamsfhofgreenfieldandgleason.com
Published in the Press 6-22-10