George Harold Cown, Jr.

George (Stump) Cown, age 70 of Loganville passed away January 30, 2009. Funeral Services will be at 2:00PM, Monday, February 2, 2009 at Grayson United Methodist Church with Pastor Phil Schroeder, Pastor Scott Hearn, Pastor Tommy Jordan, and Ken Huff officiating. Interment: Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Mr. Cown was a long time member of Chestnut Grove Baptist Church and is currently a member of Grayson United Methodist Church. Mr. Cown graduated from Grayson High in 1956, served in the U.S. Navy for 2 years, retired from AT&T and C.R. Bard Medical in Covington. After retirement, Mr. Cown became known in the Grayson Community as "Santa" to many children. Mr. Cown is survived by wife: TeRessie Cown, son and daughter-in-law: Trey and Shari Cown, Loganville, son: Travis Cown, Savannah, sister and brother-in-law: Susan and Tracy Gerard, grandchildren: Bo, Hayden and Jackson Cown, several nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Grayson UMC Preschool Scholarship Fund 555 Grayson Pkwy. Grayson, GA 30017. Family will receive friends from 2-4PM and 6-8PM, Sunday, February, 1, 2009 at Tim Stewart Funeral 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30046. 770-962-3100. Please sign online registry at www.stewartfh.com