Maroney, Loyd Theo Age: 84

Passed Away: 2011-02-20

Funeral Home:

Loyd Theo Maroney, 84, of Jonesboro, died Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011. He was born in Atlanta, to the late James Lee and Nellie Ora Gray Maroney. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Betty Lucille Maroney, and son, Daryl Maroney. Loyd was a member of the Forest Park Masonic Lodge. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and a man who accepted life and never complained. He is survived by his daughters, Cheryl Wise, of Stockbridge, and Karen (Mike) Teasley, of Griffin; grandchildren, Bret, Deah, Kim, Brandon, Alan, Bryan, Michele, Richie, and their spouses; 15 great-grandchildren, and other family members and friends. Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 23, at the Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, with the Rev. Gene Sheffield, officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Tuesday, Feb. 22, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Funeral Home. Those who wish, may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, (770) 914-1414.