Buck, First Sgt. Retired Jimmy E. Buck

Age: 81

First Sgt.(Retired) Jimmy E. Buck, 81, of Stockbridge, died Sunday, May 15, 2011. He was born in Washington, N.C., to the late Richard Seth and Mae (Heath) Buck. Jimmy was also preceded in death by his former wife, Louise (Lloyd) Buck, and daughter, Jeannie C. Carson. Mr. Buck was a member of Jodeco Baptist Church and a member of the Masons. He is survived by his spouse, Gloria Faye (McClellan) Buck, of Stockbridge; children, Patricia A. Stalfort, of Douglasville, Danny E. (Jenny) Buck, of Newnan, Johnny B. (Debbie) Buck, of Fayetteville, Jeffery L. Buck, of Douglasville, Boyd (Marsha) Cummings, of Stockbridge, Pamela C. (Cornelius) Herndon, of Lagrange, Jaye C. (Bobby) Copeland, of Stockbridge, Nanci C. (Mike) Hamlin, of Jackson; sister, Mae E. Wollard, of Washington, N.C.; good family friends, Barry (Becky) Carson; 19 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held TODAY (Tuesday, May 17), at 2 p.m., at Jodeco Baptist Church, with the Rev. Ralph Wade and the Rev. Jerry Light, officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family received friends on Monday, May 16, from 2 p.m., to 4 p.m., and 6 p.m., to 8 p.m., at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Jodeco Baptist Church Building Fund. Those who wish, may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, is in charge of arrangements, (770) 914-1414.