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Gertrude Thomasson Eskew
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Obituary for Gertrude Thomasson Eskew

Gertrude Thomasson Eskew of Temple passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at her residence. She was born in Buchanan, January 4, 1935, daughter of the late John Thomasson and Irene Tolbert Thomasson. Mrs. Eskew was a devoted wife, loving mother and mawmaw. She was a retiree of the Carroll County School System.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Glen Edward Eskew and a son, Kenneth Eskew; five sisters, Magdeline Newton, Gwen Posey, Barbara Garner, Evelyn Thomasson and Minnie Thomasson; six brothers, B.F. Thomasson, Ewell Thomasson, J. W. Thomasson, Cliff Thomasson, Eulis Thomasson and Louie Thomasson; a nephew, Randy Thomasson and two nieces, Joann Fox and Helen Newton.

Survivors include children, Terron and Ken Bivins of Temple, Bo and Chris Eskew of Temple; two brothers, Hoyt and Betty Thomasson of Bremen, Gene Thomasson of California; a sister-in-law; Mattie Sue Thomasson of Bremen; seven grandchildren, Eddie Bivins, Randy and Alicia Bivins, Misty and Wesley Walker, Michael Eskew, Christopher and Kelly Reynolds, Felecia and Steven Simpson and Kenneth and Amanda Eskew; twenty great grandchildren and two great, great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 5:00 until 8:00 PM.

Services will be Friday, April 6 at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Hightower Funeral Home with Pastor Rodney Wilburn officiating. Eddie Bivins, Randy Bivins, Christopher Reynolds, Michael Eskew, Kenneth Eskew, Steven Simpson and Dustin Jenkins will serve as pallbearers. Interment will follow in Meadowbrook Memory Gardens.
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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Hightower Funeral Home

318 Gordon Street
Bremen, GA 30110





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Chapel, Hightower Funeral Home

318 Gordon Street
Bremen, GA 30110

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Meadowbrook Memory Garden

1100 NE Hickory Level Road
Villa Rica, Georgia 30180


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