William Carley Puckett

Born: Fri., Aug. 4, 1933
Died: Thu., Apr. 12, 2018


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Fri., Apr. 13, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Apr. 13, 2018
Location: Wards Funeral Home

Funeral Service

3:00 PM Sat., Apr. 14, 2018
Location: Wards Funeral Home

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Funeral services are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Saturday April 14, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for William Carley Puckett, age 84 of Gainesville. The Rev. Bradley Elliott and Rev. Douglas Saxton will officiate. Interment will follow at Air Line Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Mr. Puckett passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018 at his home after a long struggle with COPD.

Mr. Puckett was born on August 4, 1933, the youngest son of the late Arthur E. Puckett and
Frances Stepp Puckett. He was preceded in death by his seven siblings. He was a graduate of
Oakwood High School, Class of 1950. He served his country with the U.S. Army in Seoul, Korea and retired from Williams Brothers Concrete Company. He was a member of Air Line Baptist Church and served in many capacities.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia Coley Puckett; daughter and son-in-law, Carol and Ricky
Brown; son and daughter-in-law, Scott and Beth Puckett; grandchildren, Jeremy and Jessica
Brown, Steven Brown, Megan and Rick Little, and Mallory Puckett; great grandchildren, Ryan
Brown, Rachel Brown, Jacob Brown, and Everett Little.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Air Line Baptist Church Building Fund, 3368 White Sulphur Road, Gainesville, GA 30501 or Northeast Georgia Medical Center Hospice, 2150 Limestone Pkwy., Ste. 222, Gainesville, GA 30501.

Condolences may be made online at wardsfh.com Ward’s Funeral Home 758 Main Street S.W. Gainesville in charge of arrangements.

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   Posted Thu April 12, 2018
I am sad to hear about Carley's passing. I am happy to recall the great memories I have of us growing up together in Oakwood. I will miss you. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this sad time. We LOVE you all!!!
Glenn Carthel Reed & family

Lisa Westmorland
   Posted Thu April 12, 2018
So sorry for the loss of your dad. Prayers to you and your family

Gale Whitmire
   Posted Thu April 12, 2018
Patricia, Carol, Scott and family
I am so very sorry about Carley. He was easily one of the sweetest men I've ever known. Its hard to remember a time in my life that he wasn't smiling and being his sweet self. I know you will miss him. God's comforting love be with you all!
Gale and Ricky Whitmire

Howard & Carol Cooper (Talmo, Georgia)
   Posted Fri April 13, 2018
Our prayers and deepest sympathy are sent to you at this time.
We were so sorry to learn of your loved one's passing away.
We have fond memories of your family especially in the days when our children were in band together.
Yours In Christ,
Howard & Carol Cooper

Robert M. & PaulIne Cash
   Posted Fri April 13, 2018
Your loss is Heaven's gain. We join you in the sadness of his death. I know you will miss him. Our prayers will continue for you & family.
Robert & Pauline

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