William Stephen Partain
Of Calhoun, GA.
Passed away Monday, January 6, 2020
At Remond Regional Medical Center in Rome, GA.
A native of Athens and longtime resident of Calhoun, GA., he was a son of the late C. L. Partain and Ann Lou Perkinson Gamble and John Gamble. William was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Ann Petty Partain; one son, Travis Sullivan; two brothers, Ronald Partain and Gerald Partain. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was an over the road truck driver, known as “Tennessee Rebel”
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law,
Melissa and Barry Holden of Canton, GA.
Two sons and one daughter-in-law,
John Stephen and Ruthy Partain of San Antonio, TX.
James William Partain of Calhoun, GA.
Nine grandchildren: Alissa Hitt, Bradley Partain, Sydney Baker, Casey Baker, Zach Warner, Lucas Holden, William Mason Holden, Christian Partain and Tyler Ferguson.
Great granddaughter, Artemis Hitt
Brother and sister-in-law,
Mike and Dorothy Partain of Chattanooga
Sister and brother-in-law,
Linda and Monty Elfgen of Chattanooga
Graveside services with military honors will be 11:00 am Thursday, January 9, 2020, in McMinn Memory Gardens with the Rev. Jimmy Lewis officiating.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm Wednesday at the funeral home.
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