J.W.  Gallahar

Obituary of J.W. Gallahar


Funeral service for Mr. John Wood Gallahar (JW), 81, of Munford, will be Thursday, February 22, 2018, at 10:00 am at Ironaton Church of Christ. Cliff Goodwin will officiate, and burial will follow in Ironaton Church of Christ Cemetery. His family will receive friends Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm at Usrey Funeral Home in Talladega.

Mr. Gallahar passed away January 19, 2018 at his residence in Munford.

Mr. Gallahar was a founding member of Ironaton Church of Christ. He worked for Gallahar Construction until he retired in 2001.

He was the beloved husband of Linda Cooper Gallahar; former husband of the late Martha Helen Pitts Gallahar.

He is preceded in death by his brothers, Colvin Gallahar, Hubert Gallahar; sister, Mary; parents, John Henry and Arvertie Bradford Gallahar.

Survivors include his son, Jeffrey (Carolyn) Gallahar, son, Phillip (Amy) Gallahar, son, Kendrick (Mandy); 11 grandchildren, Elyse Gallahar, Seth Gallahar, Bo (Carrie) Strickland, Jennifer Strickland, Ellen (Joseph) Culver, Kelsey Gallahar, Tyler Gallahar, Savanna Gardner, Wyatt Gallahar, Abby Gallahar and John-Robert Gallahar.

11 great-grandchildren, Merolyn Gallahar, Jaxson Gallahar, Caleb, Chloe, Corbin Strickland, Drake (Morgan) Curry, Mackenzie (Whitney) Walley, Isa-belle Arrington, Aly and Lennon Culver.

4 great-great grandchildren, Levi, Liam Curry, Shealynn and Davaney Walley

2 brothers, Doug Gallahar, Royce (Barbara) Gallahar; 2 sisters, Janice (Jerry) Stone and Elaine (Gary) Griffith.

Pallbearers will be Mike Gallahar, David Gallahar, Roger Griffith, Chip Gallahar, Keith Haney and Brian Stone.

On line condolences may be offered at www.usreyfuneralhome.com

Usrey Funeral Home of Talladega will be directing the services.