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December 02, 2023

Ellon C. Gainey

Ellon C. Gainey

Ellon C. Gainey, 59, of Smyrna, Georgia, passed away January 19, 2022, in Georgia.

He was born on December 13, 1962, in Cornwall, New York, the son of LaVoun Gainey Perdue of Alabama and Ellis Perdue (Deborah) of Georgia.

He was a US Army veteran and had worked for the Children’s Hospital until he became disabled.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Thomas and Daisy Gainey, and Manning and Clara Perdue.

Including his parents, those left to cherish and honor his memory include his sister, Phyllis Perdue Rollings (Thaddeus) of Georgia; his brother, Shannon Perdue of Georgia; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, January 25, 2022, at the Philadelphia United Methodist Church on Old Mountain Road in Stony Point. Pastor Greg Lee will officiate.

Condolences may be sent to

Adams Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to be serving the family of Ellon C. Gainey.

1 Comment

  1. Monica Walker on January 20, 2022 at 4:24 pm

    Sending prayers and condolences to the Gainey Family. I was one of his Respiratory Therapists who took care of him. I remember his mother being at his side throughout his recovery. She was a blessing for him and the staff. I enjoyed my talks with Mr. Gainey and he will be greatly missed.

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