Gary Blount

May 28, 1941 ~ May 8, 2020 (age 78)


Mr. Gary Blount, 78 of Lenox passed away Friday, May 8, 2020 at Fellowship Home in Valdosta.  Mr. Blount was born May 28, 1941 to the late B J & Audrey Stembridge Blount.  He was a member of Lenox Baptist Church and worked at Colquitt EMC for 35 years.  Mr. Blount was a volunteer with the Lenox Fire Department and Police Department for many years.  He was a servant to many people. He was called "Cowboy" by everyone because he always wore his hat and loved horses.

Survivors include his wife, Wanda Blount of Lenox; children, Scott (Jill) Blount of Madison, AL, Kevin Blount of Lenox, LaVonda (Lee) Pittman of Willacoochee, and Amanda (David) McCool of Macon; grandchildren, Kayce (Rocky) Harper, Keylee (Hugh) Johnson, Charli Blount, Ethan Blount, Ziva Blount, Elizabeth Nichole Blount, Beau Blount, Skylar McCool, and Declan McCool; one great grandchild, Logan Harper.  Mr. Blount was preceded in death by one brother, Alden Blount.

A private graveside service will be held Monday, May 11, 2020 at Stauton Cemetery with Rev. Jim Vaughn officiating. When conditions related to the COVID-19 Pandemic allow, a public memorial service will be announced.

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