Geneva and Mearl have been married for 70 years. They married October 2, 1943 in Tupelo. During these years Mearl and Geneva loved attending BlueGrass Festivals and traveling across the United States with her family. Family was very important to Geneva. She worked hard to make sure that everyone had the opportunity to spend quality time together. Mearl and Geneva hosted family reunions every summer at their home for many years.
Pall Bearers include grandsons and great-grandsons: Archie Lee Gregory Jr., Dale Gregory, Nick Gregory, Cody Cosby, Quinton Gregory, and Justin Southerland. Honorary Pall Bearers include all other grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Criswell Funeral Home, Ada