Floyd Ear-wood, a dear husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, went to be with Jesus on Friday, Aug. 10, 2017, at his residence in Cleveland.
By his side was his dedicated wife of 57 years, Brenda Joyce Earwood; along with his children: Angie Sims and her husband, Dennis Sims, Gina Gilbert and her husband, Scott Gilbert, Layne Myers and her husband, Mike Myers.
He had five grandchildren: Mitchell and Dustin Sims, Zachary and Creed Hicks and Emma Grace Myers; and seven great-grandchildren: Sydney, Kynslei, Kyra, Lance, Lyla, Duke and baby D Sims.
He was preceded in death by his father, William Earwood, and mother, Josephine Earwood; two brothers: Dallas and Claude (Buddy) Earwood; and one sister, Sally Earwood.
He also left behind three sisters and two brothers: Katie Bain of Athens, Cora Townsend, Nellie Climer, Hershel and Jimmy Earwood, all of Cleveland.
He was a member of New Salem Baptist Church and was a retired employee of Bradley Tank and Pipe. He will always be in our hearts and his legacy of love will live forever.
A memorial service will be held at New Salem Baptist Church Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, at 7 p.m. with the Rev. A.C. Cooper officiating.
You are invited to share a personal memory of Floyd or your condolences with his family at his online memorial located at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral and Cremation service and the Cody family are honored to assist the earwood family with these arrangements.
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