Gene  Giles

Gene Giles

"IVY" Gene "Ivy" Giles, of Lilburn, GA, passed away on Monday, May 30, 2011 at the age of 82. Born in Spindale, NC in 1929, he was the son of William Curtis and Myrtle Hester Giles of Spindale, NC. He attended Rutherford – Spindale Central High School and the University of North Carolina. He worked in sales for many years with Elmore Corporation and TermNet Merchant Services, was a Real Estate Broker and founded, with his wife, Giles Accounting & Tax Service that operated for over 20 years in Decatur and Tucker, Georgia. He enjoyed the beach, road trips and tennis. He was a member of Mount Carmel Christian Church. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Doris Davis Giles of Lilburn, GA; daughter and son-in-law, Garia and Doug Wilmer, Isle of Palms, SC, son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Debbie Giles, Houston, TX, son, Gene Giles, Atlanta, GA, brother and sister-in-law, Ronald and Laura Giles of Rutherfordton, NC; sister-in-law, Frances Scoggins of Forest City, NC; granddaughter and husband, Kim and Chris Dodson, Roswell, GA , granddaughter, Cristina Giles, Baton Rouge, LA; two great granddaughters, Kaelie and Kinsey Dodson, Roswell, GA; and many nieces and nephews. Services will be held 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 4th at Mt. Carmel Christian Church, 6015 Old Stone Mountain Rd., Stone Mountain, GA 30087, (770)279-8437 with Rev. Art Stansberry officiating. The family will receive friends immediately after the service in the Fellowship Hall. In lieu of flowers please make a memorial contribution to M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research or the charity of your choice. Online condolences may be expressed at www.crowellbrothers.com. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, (770) 448-5757.