April 1, 2013

Gerald L. Corbin

— Mr. Gerald L. Corbin, 76, of Dalton, passed away on Saturday evening, March 30, 2013.

Gerald was born on Aug. 7, 1936, in Murray County. Gerald was a veteran and a retiree from the U.S. Air Force. He was preceded in death by his parents, Otis and Mae Corbin; sisters, Chloie Ogles and Mageline Harris; and brothers, F.D. Corbin and Harold Corbin.

Gerald is survived by his wife of 55 years, Sharon Corbin of the residence; daughters and a son-in-law; Pamela and John Neal of Dalton, and Connie Corbin of Dalton; a son, Michael L. Corbin of Dalton; sisters, Nadine Bryant and Bennie Jo Swinney, both of Dalton; and a grandson, Jonathan Neal.

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Mr. Gerald Corbin will be held Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Chapel of Dalton Funeral Home with the Rev. Danny Cochran officiating.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4 p.m. until the hour of the service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation or the Alzheimer’s Association.

Arrangements are by independently owned Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave., Dalton; (706) 529-5371.