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Whitfield Funeral Home
Little Davenport
Hamilton Mill

Chad Gary

Obituary Date: Saturday, May 13, 2023


On May 13th, Chad Gary, a loving husband, father, son, brother and uncle, passed away at the age of 41 years young. Chad was born in Athens, GA and was raised in Commerce, GA. He worked for the local sheriff’s department of Jackson County for 8 years before enlisting in the Army where he served his country as a Military Police stationed in Stuttgart Germany. He served with the Army until he was medically retired.

 Chad was known for his goofy, quirky, funny personality and his love for his Georgia Bulldawgs. He always made those around him laugh. He had the biggest heart and loved big. If he wasn’t making someone laugh, he was hugging their neck. He made sure to tell his family that he loved them at any chance that he got. Chad leaves behind a loving family that will continue to carry him in their hearts.

He is survived by his wife,Shawna Igo Gary. His sons, Ethan, Trent, and Seth Grindle. His daughter, Kaitlyn Elizabeth Gary. His parents, Aubrey and Pat Gary. His sisters Stacy Gary and Lacy Gary Roussel. His brother in law Derek Roussel and Nephew Lucca Roussel.

He is predeceased by his paternal  grandparents, Harold Lee and Josie Gary. Maternal grandparents, James and Claudine Kesler.

Funeral services will be at 11 AM, Saturday, May 20 at River of Life Worship Center with Rev. Bobby Ivester, Rev. Marty Smith and Pastor Jonathan English officiating.  Interment will follow in Howington Cemetery.  The family will receive friends at the church on Saturday from 9 to 11 AM.

Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce is in charge of arrangements.


Funeral Date
05/20/2023 at 11:00AM
Funeral Home
Little-Ward Funeral Home
(706) 335-3175
115 State St., Commerce 30529