Harold Dean Oglesby, age 82 of Temple, GA. passed away Saturday March 6, 2021. He was born on August 6, 1936 in Powder Springs, GA. to his late parents; Walker Dean and Martha “Maglean” Oglesby. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Jackie Landers Oglesby, son, Michael Dean Oglesby, and his son in-law Kin Noel.
Harold is survived by his wife Vada Carolyn Oglesby of Temple, daughters; Pam (Butch) Ramsey of Temple, Angie Noel of Hiram; stepdaughter Dawn (Richard) Pittman of Hiram; sister, Doris Oglesby Landrum of Maryville, TN., 10 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Harold was a faithful Christian, loving husband, devoted daddy, and the best “Grandpa”. He was a long time member of Clarkdale First Baptist Church where he served as a deacon for many years.
Before retirement, he worked as a life insurance agent at Life of Georgia for 36 years, where he made the top recognition of the President’s Club several times. After retiring he enjoyed traveling and spending time with his family.
The family will receive friends at Clark Funeral Home in Hiram Wednesday, March 10, 2021 from 12:00-2:00 PM. Funeral service will be at 2:00 in the Chapel of Clark Funeral Home with Rev. Christopher Reed officiating and Mr. Tommy Vines speaking. Interment will follow at Mozley Memorial Gardens in Lithia Springs.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
If attending the visitation or service, the staff of Clark Funeral Home highly recommends that a face mask be worn, and that social distancing is practiced to help prevent the spreading of any possible illnesses and to help keep visitors, friends and family members of Mr. Oglesby safe. The family would like to extend their love and appreciation to everyone who may be unable to attend the service in person due to the states Covid-19 restrictions (no more than 50 people inside the funeral home at one time).
Clark Funeral Home in Hiram, GA, is honored to care for the family during this difficult time.
Condolences may be left for the family on our website, www.samclarkfuneralhome.com under the Tribute Wall tab.
The service will be live streamed from our Facebook page.