Elmo L. Florence
Mr. Elmo L. Florence Sr., 86, of Atlanta, formerly of Ellijay, died Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017.
He was born in Fulton County, May 25, 1931, to the late Elmo “Red” and Norma Lee Jacobs Florence.
He was a graduate of Truett-McConnell College and was an electrician for Florence Electric Company.
He is preceded in death by grandson, Shawn Bowling.
He is survived by wife, Faye Bramlett Florence; son and daughter-in-law, Tony and Denice Florence, of Atlanta; brother, Richard Glen Florence, of New Berlin, Wis.; grandchildren, Anthony Florence, Marissa Hudson, Daniel Johnston, Rachael Robertson and Marilyn Hudson; and one great-grandchild.
A graveside service was held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, from the Oak Hill Methodist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Larry Stover officiating.
Condolences can be made at www.bernhardtfh.com.
Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.