WINDER - Ronald Eugene "Gene" Deaton, 82, died Tuesday, August 27, 2013.
Born in Barrow County, he was the son of the late Hubert and Reba Reynolds Deaton. He had resided in Winder for most of his life and was a longtime plumber. He was a member of Chapel Christian Church and was a United States Army Veteran.
Survivors include his wife, Nora Mote Deaton; sisters, Carolyn Holliday, Corine Deaton and Peggy Deaton, all of Winder; brothers, Bill Deaton, Snellville, James Deaton, Gainesville, and Verlyn Deaton, Monroe; sister-in-law, Joyce Binnion, Winder; brothers-in-law, Herman Mote and Quinton Mote, both of Winder, and Danny Mote, Dacula; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday, August 29, from the chapel of Carter Funeral Home with the Rev. Larry Youngblood officiating. Interment will be in Barrow Memorial Gardens.
Carter Funeral Home, Winder, is in charge of arrangements.