Jimmy Wayne Geckles of Guntersville died Sunday, September 29, 2019, at Marshall Medical Center North. He was 63.
Mr. Geckles graduated from Guntersville High School in 1974. He attended Marshall Technical School, where he won a state masonry competition award. He loved Alabama football and reading Western novels.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jimmy C. Geckles, and brother, Donald "Jay Bird" Geckles.
He is survived by his mother, Sarah Franks Geckles; son, Donovan Geckles (Krystal); grandchildren, Landon, Carionna and Emily; brothers, Anthony Geckles (Tina) and Craig Geckles; sisters, Shelia Mohon (Cody), Rhona Bohanon (Clayton), Lisa Geckles (Charley), Deann Brawley (Sandy); 12 nephews; 5 nieces; 15 great nieces and nephews; and the special person in his life, Bonnie Powell.
Gratitude and love is expressed from the Geckles family to Jody Geckles.
Visitation will be Sunday, October 6, at Guntersville Memorial Chapel from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. with burial following at Old Prospect Cemtery.
Pallbearers are Landon Geckles, Josh F. Geckles, Eric Wilcox, Matt Geckles, Jarrod Geckles and Dyllon Geckles.