J. Melvin (Pop) Comer, 85, of Gray passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2020. A graveside service will be Thursday, October 8, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Mt. Pleasant Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will greet friends thirty minutes prior at the graveside. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery Fund, 129 Gladys Place, Gray, GA. 31032.
Melvin was born September 29, 1935 to the late J.T. and Martha Comer. He is survived by his son, Thomas Comer (Rita), daughter, Beth Colvin (Earl); grandchildren, Amy Thompson (Eric), Amber Roberts (Mark), Heather Comer Tant (Joey), Brandon Comer (Cayla); great grandchildren, Jacob Thompson, Jaden Thompson, Charli Grace Comer and McCoy Comer; and one sister, Vivian Brooks (Ralph). Melvin was preceded in death by his first wife Joyce Wells Comer and second wife, Rachel Comer; two brothers, James Comer and Malcolm Comer, two sisters, Iona Etheridge and Betty Fay Pittman.
Serving at his service as pall bearers will be, Sidney Pittman, Jimmy Comer, John Comer, Mark Roberts, Eric Thompson, Brandon Comer, and Joey Tant.
Hart’s Mortuary and Cremation Center, Jones County Chapel, 307 Pecan Lane, Gray, GA 31052 has charge of arrangements.
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Mt. Pleasant Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery Fund
129 Gladys Place, Gray GA 31032