Geraldine Hart Barksdale

  • Born: February 23, 1924
  • Died: October 27, 2017
  • Location: Marietta, Georgia

Southern Cremations & Funerals at Cheatham Hill Memorial Park

1861 Dallas Highway SW
Marietta, GA 30064
Tel. (770) 919-7100

Tribute & Message From The Family

Geraldine Barksdale, 93, of Marietta, Ga passed away on October 27th, 2017 surrounded by daughter, Deborah Alleyne, and granddaughter, Lauren Alleyne.
Visitation will be Thursday, November 2nd from 2-4pm and the service will be at 4pm at the Southern Cremations and Funerals at Cheatham Hill-1861 Dallas Hwy Marietta, GA 30064, with Tony Alleyne officiating. Burial will follow at Greenleaf Cemetery, located on the premises.
Geraldine Barksdale was born in Woburn, Massachusetts to Bertha and Obry West on February 23rd, 1924. She retired from Gillette Razor company in 1984, and also served in WWII servicing jets. She was known for her witty sense of humor, honesty, and delicious home-cooked meals. She loved life and truly cherished each day.
She served in WWII servicing jets and retired from the Gillette company in 1984.
Geraldine Barksdale is preceded in death by her mother and father, Bertha and Obry, sisters Marjorie and Barbara, brother Lawrence, and son Michael.
She is survived by daughter Deborah Alleyne, former son-in-law, Tony Alleyne, grandchildren Lauren Alleyne, Eric Alleyne and his wife Corin Alleyne, and great grandchildren, Jace and Lanier Alleyne.
The family of Geraldine wishes to extend our sincere thanks to Kennestone Hospital and Windy Hill Hospital for their loving care, as well as our heartfelt appreciation for friends and family for their love, support, and condolences during this difficult time. May God's richest blessing touch upon each and every one of you forever.

He will wipe every tear from their eyes, and there will be no more death or sorrow or crying or pain. All these things are gone forever." (Revelation 21:4, NLT)

A Celebratory Service for the Life of
Geraldine Hart Barksdale
Southern Cremations and Funerals at Cheatham Hill
1861 Dallas Hwy, Marietta, GA 30064
November 2, 2017
2:00 pm