Stallings, Jesse Morgan "Bud"

Stallings, Jesse Morgan "Bud" Age: 84

Passed Away: 2011-02-11

Funeral Home:

Mr. Jesse Morgan “Bud” Stallings, age 84, of Jackson, died Friday, Feb. 11, 2011 in Macon. He was born on Sept. 25, 1926 in Macon, son of the late Willie Lee and Annie Gertrude Patterson Stallings. He was a member of the Ambucs in Macon, Macon Motor Boat Club and an original member of the Middle Georgia Beagle Club. He was a member of Pine Forest Baptist Church and served on the U.S. Nevada. Mr. Stallings loved his family very much and enjoyed boating, hunting, bowling, golf and crafts. He is survived by his wife, Dell Grant Stallings, of Jackson; three daughters and son-in-law, Linda and Richard Rowell, Pat Norrell, Shirley Tucker, all of Macon; brother and sister-in-law, Johnny and Annette Stallings, of Jackson; sister-in-law, Faye Stallings, of Port Orange, Fla.; step-daughter, Sheryl and Rick Gable, of Senoia; step-son, Mike and Maria Jackson, of Cleveland, Ohio; six grandchildren, Audrey, Lindsay, James, Jessie, Shelley and John; five step-grandchildren, Tiffany, Ross, Alli, Kristina, and Melyssa; four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Billy Stallings and Jimmy Stallings, and step-son, David Jackson. Memorial services were held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 15, in the Chapel of Sherrell Funeral Home with Rudy Mangham officiating. The family received friends at the funeral home Tuesday from 12 to 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, Tenn., 38148-0142 or the Butts County Humane Society, P.O. Box 136, Jackson, Ga., 30233. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.sherrellfh.com. Sherrell Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.