THOMSON, Ga. - Mr. John Perry Lloyd, 79, of Thomson, entered into rest April 17, 2006 at his residence.
He was the beloved husband of the late Phyllis Stewart Lloyd.
Survivors include, a son, Hal "Buddy" Perry Lloyd (Jane), Thomson; daughter, Patricia Ann Lloyd, Thomson; brother: W.R. Lloyd, Jr., Harlem, sisters: Francis English, Thomson; Louise Johnson- Thomson; Jane Davenport, Macon; two grandchildren: Joshua "Zeke" Lloyd and Ethan Lloyd.
Mr. Lloyd was born in McDuffie County, Georgia and was the son of the late William R. Lloyd and the late Myrtle "Mer" Sleister Lloyd . He was retired from the U. S. Air Force after 20 years of service and was retired as shop foreman from Knox-Rivers. Mr. Lloyd was also a member of Washington Heights Baptist Church where he served as Deacon, former Sunday School Director and worked with the Youth.
Funeral services were held at 3 p.m., Wednesday, April 19, 2006 at Washington Heights Baptist Church with Rev. Sonny Peevey officiating.
Pallbearers and Honorary Pallbearers were Deacons and Members of the Senior Adult Sunday School Class of Washington Heights Baptist Church. Interment followed in Westview Cemetery with full military honors.
Memorials may be made to Washington Heights Baptist Youth and Building Fund or the West Virginia Mission Trip.
Beggs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.