Harold Milton Meadows, Jr.

Born: Sat., Mar. 22, 1941
Died: Sun., Feb. 5, 2017


Visitation

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Wed., Feb. 08, 2017
Location: Bethesda Baptist Church


Memorial Service

11:00 AM Wed., Feb. 08, 2017
Location: Bethesda Baptist Church


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Harold Milton Meadows, Jr.

Harold Milton Meadows, Jr., 75, of Union Point, Georgia, died suddenly on Sunday, February 5, 2017. He was born on March 22, 1941, in Washington, GA, to the late Harold Milton Meadows, Sr. and Mary Meeks Meadows.  Milton grew up in Union Point, where he received his education from Union Point High School.  After high school he received a Business Management Degree from Marsh Business College and an Electronics Degree from Clarksville Tech.  Milton was preceded in death by Natalie Rose Broome, his previous wife and the mother of his children. He married the former Nita Moon on June 7, 1992 and they lived in Union Point.  His working career began in Atlanta as an Associate for the First National Bank of Atlanta, then the Cherokee Town and Country Club. He moved to Pensacola, FL where he worked for Roadway Inn and then to Mobile, AL working for Holiday Inn.  When he returned to Greene County he owned and operated Milt’s Army Navy Store in Greensboro.  Then Milton worked for the Union Point Post Office as a mail carrier. After retiring from the post office, he worked for McCommons Funeral Home and Callaway Funeral Home as a receptionist and funeral assistant leaving due to his health. He was a faithful member of the Bethesda Baptist Church.  A passion for fishing and boating accompanied his love for collecting guns.  He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend.

In addition to his wife, Nita Meadows of Union Point, GA, he is survived by his children, David Meadows of Union Point, GA, Julie Davenport (Darren) of Greensboro, GA and Yalonde Tanner (Hugh) of Covington, GA; sister, Susan Higdon (Mark) of Greensboro, GA; grandchildren, Alex Stonecipher (Jenny), Hiliary Conn (Billy), Cliff Worthen, Meagan Worthen, Karlea Tanner, Natalie Chastain Davenport, Victoria Davenport and Spencer Tanner; five great grandchildren, other relatives and many friends.  In addition to his first wife, Natalie, he was preceded in death by a stepson, Anthony “Tony” Worthen. He is also survived by his beloved dog, Candy and grand dog, Gilbert.

A memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Bethesda Baptist Church, 1560 Bethesda Church Road, Union Point, GA 30669 with Rev. Bruce Lovin officiating.  The family will receive friends from 10:00 am until time for the service at the church.  A reception will follow the service.  There will be a private burial. The family requests that donations be made to the Bethesda Baptist Church Building Fund, P O Box 302, Union Point, GA 30669.  Callaway Funeral Home, 208 N. Rhodes St., Union Point, GA, (706) 486-4138, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.

 

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Jane Cobb
   Posted Mon February 06, 2017
Love, prayers and deepest sympathy. Jane Cobb

Mary Ruth Brown
   Posted Mon February 06, 2017
Nita, Susan, David, Julie and children,
I am praying for all of you during this difficult time and the days to come. Milton was "one of a kind"! He will really be missed by everyone. RIP Monk! I love you!
Mary Ruth

Dennis & Julie Godbee
   Posted Mon February 06, 2017
Dear Family....
Although it's difficult today to see beyond the sorrow,
May looking back in memory help comfort you tomorrow.
God Bless, Dennis & Julie Godbee

Noreen E Rivers
   Posted Mon February 06, 2017
Dear Susan, Julie and families,
Sending love and prayers during this difficult time.

Cheryl and Michael White
   Posted Mon February 06, 2017
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time. Ms Nita, we are thinking of you especially. We have fond and special memories from the many years of faithful mail delivery.
Cheryl and Michael White

James Buice
   Posted Mon February 06, 2017
May the peace of The Lord be with y'all. Mr.Milt was a good man!

LaRose Tapley
   Posted Mon February 06, 2017
Nita, I'm so sorry to learn of Milton's death. My prayers are with you and the family at this difficult time.

Rick Edwards
   Posted Mon February 06, 2017
David, Sorry to learn of your father's passing. My thoughts are with you and your family.

Jan & David Hallman
   Posted Mon February 06, 2017
Julie & Family,

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We really enjoyed talking with Mr. Milton. He was truly a wonderful person. He will be greatly missed.

Jan and David Hallman
Josh and Robert

Jessica, Blake Boivin & Family
   Posted Mon February 06, 2017
So sorry to hear the passing of Milton.
Praying for you all during this time.
Love y'all


Barry and Teresa Churchwell
   Posted Mon February 06, 2017
Our deepest sympathy to each of you. Milt was well respected and had a great personality. We will miss our good friend and former mail carrier.
He inspired me to work for the post office. Thank you, Milt.
May the cherished memories shared of love and laughter be of comfort.
You are in our hearts and prayers. God bless.


Susan Whitfield
   Posted Tue February 07, 2017
Dear Nita & Family,
know that we send our love and praying for you and your family.
Susan & Stacy Whitfield
Cliff Worthen & Hunter

Wanda McCannon
   Posted Tue February 07, 2017
I was so sorry to hear about Mr. Milton. You all will be in my prayers.

Billy Corry
   Posted Tue February 07, 2017
Nita, I am so sorry for your loss. Milton from all I heard was a very good man. I'm sure you and his family will miss him so much but surely GOD has welcomed him to eternal life.

Sheila McCannon
   Posted Tue February 07, 2017
Susan, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I pray that God will give you the strength and courage you are going to need to get by in the next few days, weeks and months ahead. I love and appreciate you and your family!

Family of Nellie Garner
   Posted Tue February 07, 2017
Remembering all the wonderful times together. We love you all.

Lovette Lombard
   Posted Tue February 07, 2017
So sorry to hear about Mr. Milton. Thoughts and prayers are with you!

Vicki Swann
   Posted Tue February 07, 2017
I am so sorry to hear about Mr. Milton. Prayers and thoughts for the entire family at this sad time.

Fannie Melson Nunn.
   Posted Tue February 07, 2017
I was so sorry to hear about Milton's death. He was such a nice person and I know all of yo,u will miss him very much

Rachel & Bill Winkle
   Posted Tue February 07, 2017
Our prayers and condolences goes out to Nita and all of Milton's family. He has been our dear friend for many years, and he will be greatly missed by our family.

Emmett and Shirley Caldwell
   Posted Wed February 08, 2017
Meadows Family:

Our thoughts and payers are with each of you during this time and in the days and months to come.

Donna Kaye Dingler
   Posted Wed February 08, 2017
It is hard the loss of a loved one in life, I extend to you all my sympathy and prayer in your time of grief. May God bless and keep you all.

Dr. Rita Daniel
   Posted Wed February 08, 2017
I cannot express the shock to hear about Mr. Meadows. My heart and thoughts goes out to you all. Sometimes it is difficult to understand!

Rita Daniel

Deborah Smith
   Posted Wed February 08, 2017
With deepest Sympathy.

Eileen Duffie
   Posted Wed February 08, 2017
David,
I just found out about Mr. Milton and I'm so sorry for your loss. From our childhood, I remember him being a very kind person. My prayers are with you, Julie, Susan and the family.

Sincerely,
Eileen Duffie


Roddy and Barbara McCommons
   Posted Wed February 08, 2017
Nita and family,
Roddy and I were so sad to learn of Milton's passing. Our deepest sympathy and prayers go out to you all.

Miriam McCarroll
   Posted Wed February 08, 2017
Sending prayers and love to all of the family.

Herb & Jan Thurmond
   Posted Sun February 12, 2017
We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers and thoughts.