|Birth: ||Sep. 12, 1905|
|Death: ||Apr. 7, 1999|
John A. Bacon
GLENNVILLE -- John Alton "Stevie" Bacon, 93, died April 7 at Claxton Nursing Home.
He was a native of Glennville and a member of Glennville First Baptist Church since 1939. He was a charter member of Glennville Lions Club, Glennville Development Association, the Tattnall County School Board, Glennville Housing Authority, a member of the Advisory Board of the Small Business Administration, Atlanta Commerce Club, the Chatham Club in Savannah, the Elks Club, a Mason and the Alee Temple.
He was president of Glennville Bank from 1952-1974. He served as chairman of the board from 1974-1990 and was serving as director emeritus at the time of his death. He was an Army veteran and the widower of Lynette Durrence Bacon.
SURVIVORS: two daughters and sons-in-law, Bonnie and Loy Blocker of Glennville and Joanie and Lonnie Calhoun of Reidsville; a granddaughter, Stephanie Blocker Bowen of Glennville; four grandsons, Stephen Blocker and Stacy Blocker, both of Glenville, Kelly Calhoun of Statesboro and John Calhoun of Reidsville; two great-granddaughters and numerous nieces and nephews.
VISITATION: 6-9 p.m. today at Cobb Funeral Home.
FUNERAL: 3 p.m. Friday at Cobb Funeral Home in Glennville, burial in Glennville City Cemetery.
Cobb Funeral Home of Glennville.
REMEMBRANCES: First Baptist Church Building Fund, 321 W. Barnard St., Glennville, GA; or Northside Baptist Church Building Fund, 207 Simon St., Glennville GA.
published in savannah morning news obituaries April 8,1999
Benjamin Eben Bacon (1858 - 1938)
Miriam Strickland Bacon (1869 - 1942)
Lynette Durrence Bacon (1908 - 1994)
Narcy Bacon Kicklighter (1886 - 1981)*
Mary Retta Bacon Kicklighter (1888 - 1970)*
Marshall D. Bacon (1891 - 1964)*
Nora E. Bacon Thompson (1893 - 1985)*
Pearl N. Bacon Durrence (1895 - 1987)*
Ulus Roy Bacon (1898 - 1899)*
Bernie Bacon Hill (1901 - 1988)*
John Alton Bacon (1905 - 1999)
Ava Dell Bacon Kicklighter (1908 - 1987)*
Groveen Bacon (1910 - 1910)*
R Eben Bacon (1912 - 1912)*
Note: Parents are buried at Bethel Cemetery in Tattnall Co.
Glennville City Cemetery
Created by: Janice Cathcart
Record added: Feb 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65264573
Added: Apr. 12, 2011