Ethel Irene Blackburn Geren, 93, of Cleveland, went to be with the Lord on Monday, June 23, 2014, in the Bradley Rehabilitation Center.
She was a member of Candies Creek Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Minnie Hickman Blackburn; husband, Suil Wright Geren; brother, Grover Lee Blackburn.
She is survived by two sons and one daughter-in-law: Bill B. Geren, Teddy Paul and Glenda Geren; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a host of good church friends.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, June 26, 2014, at Candies Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 this evening at the funeral home. The funeral will be held at 8 this evening with the Rev. Erick Geren officiating.
You can go to www.bowers fh.com and sign the guest book and offer your condolences.
Arrangements by Bowers Funeral Home, Inc., Decatur Chapel of Decatur.