Gwenell Poole Moon

Born: Thu., Sep. 27, 1934
Died: Sun., Jan. 2, 2011

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Gwenell Poole Moon, age 76, of Washington, GA formerly of Union Point, GA, died Sunday, January 2, 2011 at Abbey Hospice in Social Circle, GA. Mrs. Moon was born in Commerce, Georgia in Banks County on September 27, 1934. She was the daughter of the late Will Watt Poole and Minnie Naomi Poole and the last of thirteen children. She graduated from Morgan County High School and married Kyle Alexander Moon on July 9, 1949. For a while she worked at Lena Hy in Greensboro and later for Chipman Union in Union Point. Over the years she worked for every department and retired after thirty years as a scheduler in the dye department. She was an excellent cook and enjoyed reading and gardening, especially with flowers. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Union Point.

Mrs. Moon was preceded in death by her husband, Kyle Alexander Moon in March of 1994; a daughter, Janet Lynn Moon in 1958; a son, William Keith Moon in July of 1980; and all of her siblings, Myrtle Irene, Clarence Gartrell, Esco Bryson, Rudolph Melton, Cora Belle, Boyd Thomas, Clarice Lillian, Sara Marie, Eloise Elizabeth, Marion Francis, William Garnett and an infant that died at birth. She is survived by a daughter, Debbie Moon Hubbard and husband Dean of Washington, GA; three sons, Thurmond "Buddy" Moon and wife Kathy of Conyers, GA, Tommy Moon and wife Nancy of Conyers, GA and Tony Moon of Athens, GA; five grandchildren, Michael Todd Moon, Christopher Alexander Moon, Joseph Bradley Fulcher, Justin Thomas Moon and Holly Lyneth Moon; six great grandchildren, Riley, Reagan, Rachel, Rebecca, Silas and Alex; and a number of other relatives and friends.

Graveside Services will be held on Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at the Moon''s Academy Cemetery, Moon''s Academy Road, Greensboro, GA 30642 with Rev. Bert Mathews officiating. Serving as pallbearers are Michael Todd Moon, Christopher Alexander Moon, Justin Thomas Moon, Joseph Bradley Fulcher, Dean Hubbard and Jimmy Peugh. The honorary pallbearer is Holly Lyneth Moon. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday night at Callaway Funeral Home. Callaway Funeral Home, 208 N. Rhodes Street, Union Point, GA 30669 (706) 486-4138, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.

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Pam Vaughn
   Posted Sun January 02, 2011
Debbie, Just letting you know that our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. I am so sorry that you are going thru this but know that GOD and your FRIENDS are here for you. If there is anything that I can do for you please let me know. I loved your Mom so much and I love you too. Take care and I hope to see you soon.

   Posted Mon January 03, 2011

Lynn Kitchens
   Posted Mon January 03, 2011
Debbie, You and your family are in our prayers.

Claire Kelly Smith
   Posted Mon January 03, 2011
Debbie and family - I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. You are all in my prayers and thoughts.

Beth Young Lewis
   Posted Mon January 03, 2011
Tony, Debbie, Tommy, Buddy and families, my heart and my prayers are with you. Stay strong. God bless you all. Aunt Gwenell, until I can do it myself give Grandmama and Mama a kiss for me.

Ann Worthen
   Posted Mon January 03, 2011
Buddy, Tommy, Tony and Debbie, I am so sorry for your loss!! Your Mom was such a sweet lady and will deeply missed by so many!! You and your families are in my thoughts and prayers. May God give you strength to get through this tough time as I know he will! Love Ann McCannon Worthen

   Posted Mon January 03, 2011

Donna Strozier Vandiver
   Posted Mon January 03, 2011
My symapathy to the family of Mrs.Gwenell. She was a very nice lady, always smiling even when things were tough at the mill. I know you will surely miss her. Your family will be in my prayers.

annette long
   Posted Mon January 03, 2011
I wish I could be there. I loved her very much.

Nancy Newsom
   Posted Mon January 03, 2011
My deepest sympathy to the family. She was such a sweet lady and always had a sweet smile. She will be missed by many.

Ronnie Moon
   Posted Mon January 03, 2011
may god be with the family

Terry & Elaine Cantrell
   Posted Tue January 04, 2011
You all are in our thoughts and prayers during this time of grief and sorrow.Cherish your memories and lean on God's everlasting arm.

Tim and Marie,Cassie and Kellie Burden
   Posted Tue January 04, 2011
We were so sorry to hear about Ms. Gwenell. She was always such a sweet lady. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. We will continue to keep you all in our prayers in the days ahead.

Stacy & Sally Adams
   Posted Tue January 04, 2011
We are so sorry for your loss. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. With Deepest Sympathy.

Cathy Duvall
   Posted Tue January 04, 2011
You are in my prayers. Your mom was blessed to have such a devoted daughter. You were blessed to have such a great mom.

Dee Buggay
   Posted Wed January 05, 2011
Tommy, Thinking of you at this time. My deepest sympathy. Dee

William Tracy Poole
   Posted Wed January 05, 2011
Cousins Debbie, Buddy, Tommy, and Tony, my deepest sympathy for the loss of your mother. She was the nicest person. Everyday, you will miss her. Love, Tracy

Wanda McCannon
   Posted Thu January 06, 2011
I am so sorry to hear about Mrs. Gwynell. She was a very sweet person and I know you all will miss her dearly. May God bless each of you!You will be in my prayers!

Teressa Gentry
   Posted Fri January 07, 2011
Please know that you and your families are in my prayers. She was a great lady. Tee Hubbard Watkins Gentry

Dean Hubbard
   Posted Fri January 07, 2011
Debbie, Buddy, Tommy, and Tony- You're mom was a great lady. One of the finest that I've known. She never expected anything nor asked for anything. Humble, Caring, Compassionate, Loving,the list could go on and on. I'm so glad that God allowed me to meet your mom, I'm a better person because of her. I LOVE Ya'll!!!!

Sibley Bryan
   Posted Sat January 08, 2011
So sorry to hear of Gwenell's passing. She was a loyal employee at Chipman Union. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Laura (Allen) Moody
   Posted Wed January 12, 2011
Debbie, Tommy, Buddy and Tony...I am so sorry for what you are going through in the passing of Ms. Gwenell...She was such a SWEET, LOVING person to all that knew her....she was always like a mother hen to all of us neighborhood children and we all loved her very much....just know that Heaven is a sweeter place with her there...I pray that God will give you the PEACE and STRENGTH you need to get through the hard days ahead....Love Ya'll

Bob Rainwater
   Posted Sun January 16, 2011
Our sympathies go out to the family. She was a darling person.