Sgt. Geery C. Stuart, a U. S. Marine veteran, age 85, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Saturday, August 3, 2019.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Gill R. and Ruth McCraw Stuart, and brothers, Bob Stuart and John Stuart. He is survived by his wife of forty-four years, Patti Cassidy Stuart, Sugar Hill, GA; children, Gary Stuart. Langdon, ND, Sean and Lisa Stuart, San Diego, CA, Ryan and Brittany Stuart, Mason, OH, Corrine and Ernie Parker, Cumming, GA, and James Stuart, Sugar Hill, GA; and grandchildren, Lynlee and Shannon Stuart, Noelle Parker, Graeme Parker, Jackson Stuart, and Lily Stuart.
Mr. Stuart was born on September 15, 1933 in San Dimas, CA. He graduated from Fullerton High School in Fullerton, CA and Fullerton College with a Bachelor’s Degree. Mr. Stuart was a veteran of the U. S. Marines Corps for eight years and also a Korean veteran. He received the Korean Service Medal with three Presidential Unit Citations W1. He was a retired general manager in the hospitality industry. He was a member of St. Monica Catholic Church in Duluth, GA and a member of the Buford American Legion Post 127.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Monica Catholic Church, Duluth, GA with Father Tan Pham serving as Celebrant. Interment with military honors will follow at Georgia National Cemetery, Canton, GA at 2:00 p.m. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, August 12, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hire Heroes U.S.A., www.hireherosusa.org in memory of Geery Stuart.
To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at www.flaniganfuneralhome.com. Arrangements By: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA (770) 932-1133.