Mr. Elbert G. “E.G.” Carey, 81, Gray, Tenn. passed away Sunday, December 22, 2013, at Lakebridge Health Care Center.
Mr. Carey was a native of Washington County, the son of the late Arthur and Cora Lee Carey. He was also preceded in death by his first wife Elizabeth Sluder Carey and a brother Jack Carey.
He was a building contractor and had been a previous president of the Johnson City Home Builders Association.
He was a member of Sulphur Springs. Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife Deanna Holley Carey, Gray, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, December 24, 2013, at 1 pm at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Jon Reed officiating. The family will receive friends from 11 am to 1 pm prior to the service. Interment will follow in Roselawn Memory Gardens in Johnson City.
Pallbearers will be friends of the family.
Condolences may be sent to the Carey family online at www.dillow-taylor.com
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc. 753-3821