The Newnan Times-Herald


Jesse Gleaves

  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Oct. 16, 2018 - 10:43 AM

Jesse Gleaves, 81, of Sharpsburg  passed away at his home on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018.

The memorial service will be Saturday, Oct. 20 at 10 a.m. at Forward Church, located at 3500 Hwy. 34E. #15 Sharpsburg.  Phil Pilgrim will be officiating.  Visitation with the family will be Friday Oct. 19 from 6:30-8:30 p.m., also at Forward Church.

Jesse Ronald Gleaves was born in Nashville, Tenn. to Jesse Gleaves and Helen Smith on Feb. 4, 1937.  Ron was a diesel Mechanic for TSC and Nally Trucks, and he served in the U.S. Navy.

Ron was a member of Forward Church and the Christian Motorcyclist Association, Blessed Riders Newnan chapter.  He was preceded in death by his parent’s Jesse and Helen Gleaves of Nashville, Tenn.

He is survived by his bride of 42 years Linda Farmer Gleaves; three daughters, Tina Teal/Jeff, Tanya Gill/Mike, Tara Barton/ David; and three grandchildren, Kayla, Chance and Eli.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Christian Motorcyclist Association.