Mr. Larry Leon Eller, age 65 of Ellijay, passed away on Friday, June 10th, 2022 from the Piedmont Mountainside Hospital in Ellijay.
Larry was the son of the late Bill and Martha Eller and was a lifelong resident of Gilmer County. Larry and Glenda met and married young and raised two wonderful sons. Larry was a longtime fixture at Bears Garage and kept many Gilmer County’s citizens on the road. After he retired from the garage, he became a stay-at-home grandpaw to his two favorite boys. He is preceded in death by his parents Bill and Martha Eller, Brothers, Doug Eller, Jimmy Eller, Jack Evans, William Eller Jr., Joann Prater.
He is survived by his wife, Glenda Eller, and his two sons and daughters-in-law; Shawn and Hannah Eller; Steve and Candice Eller; Grandsons, Aiden Eller, Jack Eller; Sister, Martha ‘’Bo’’ Morgan, Peggy Cook, Pat Beavers, Sister and Brother-in-law; Sue and Gerald Eaton, several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held Monday, June 13th 2022 at 2:00 pm from the Chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home with Rev. Johnny Grizzle and Minister David Mullins officiating. Interment will follow in the Yukon Cemetery. Pall Bearers will be Steve Eller, Shawn Eller, Bear Patterson, Chris Mullinax, Alan Hall, and Melvin Davis. Honorary Pallbearers include: CJ Reid and Jeramiah Weaks.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, June 12th 2022 from 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm at the Bernhardt Funeral Home.