Mr. Robert L. W. Cardin
Mr. Robert L.W. 'Bob' Cardin, 80, of Grantville, GA, died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, at his home.
Mr. Cardin was born March 27, 1933, in Atlanta, son of the late Alonzo Latham and Jessie Hamby Cardin Latham. An Army veteran of the Korean Conflict, he lived in Morrow before making his home in Grantville in 1980, and retired from Dover Elevator Company. He was a member of Grantville First United Methodist Church, where he was a trustee and member of the finance and parsonage committees, and was a former Boy Scout leader and member of the Kiwanis Club.
Survivors include his wife, Juanita Cardin; daughters, Penni Cardin Chilton, Cindy Cardin Tucker and her husband, Scott, all of Grantville; si s ter, Jessi e ' Tootsi e' McIntyre of Austell; grandchildren, Cletus Chilton, Amanda Chilton, Kati Chilton, Stephen Ford, Adam Tucker, Jessica Tucker; great-grandchildren, Rachel Newman, Sydney Newman, Brystal Duncan; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his sisters, Gertrude Mauldin and Emily Hunter; and brothers, Avery Smith and Travis Latham.
Funeral services were 2 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 31 in the chapel of Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home in Hogansville. Rev. Richard Campbell officiated and interment was in Oak Hill Cemetery in Newnan.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Grantville First United Methodist Church.
Condolences may be expressed at www.mckibbenfuneralhome. com.