Welch, Gladys Age: 84

Passed Away: 2010-12-09

Funeral Home:

Gladys Welch, 84, of Stockbridge, died Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010. She was born in Calhoun, La., to the late John W. and Leila Veatrice Cox Bayles. She was a member of Stockbridge First Baptist Church, and the Georgia Retired Educators Association. Mrs. Welch is survived by her husband of 59 years, Edgar Welch, of Stockbridge; children, Kathy Tucker, of McDonough, and Carol Welch, of Duluth; grandchildren, Brandon, Matthew, and Rachel Tucker, and great-grandson William Tucker. Funeral Services will be held Sunday, Dec. 12, at 2 p.m., at First Baptist Church of McDonough, with Dr. Charles Thomas and the Rev Joe Durham officiating. A private Interment service will follow. The family will receive friends Saturday, Dec. 11, from 4 p.m., to 6 p.m., at the funeral home. Those who wish, may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, (770) 914-1414.