Gary Lee Bishop, 60, of Fayetteville passed away on October 16, 2017. He was born in Hapeville, GA on August 2, 1957 to Thelma Darnell and Johnnie Allen Bishop. He was employed as a driver by 1-800-Radiator. Gary was an avid hunter and fisherman. He was described by many as a “Salt of the Earth” kind of guy.
Gary was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Tim Bishop. He is survived by his brother, Allen “Sloppy” Bishop of Fayette County; his sister, Linda and Charles Patrick of Davenport, FL; his brother Marshell Bishop of Luthersville; his sister, Joyce Thaxton of Fayetteville; his sister, Carol and John Walker of Jackson; his sister-in-law, Clara Bishop; and nine nieces and nephews and their families.
A Memorial Service will be held at 12:00 PM on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville Chapel. Burial of the Urn will follow at Corinth Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM at the funeral home prior to the service.
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