Grover Thomas “Tom” Pound

Published 8:18 pm Friday, July 7, 2017

Mr. Grover Thomas “Tom” Pound,  71, of LaGrange passed away Thursday afternoon at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.  Mr. Pound was born February 27, 1946 in LaGrange the son of the late William Grover & Lillian Beck Pound. He was a member of the First Baptist Church on the Square and a 1964 graduate of LaGrange High School, Piedmont College and an Army Veteran of the Vietnam era. He also enjoyed being a member of LaGrange Kiwanis Club

He was involved in City Government most of his life and loved traveling and spending time with his family.

Survivors include:

His Daughter: Tonia Pound, Nashville, TN

Son and Daughter-in-law: Thomas & Margaret Claire Pound, Starkville, MS

Granddaughter: Margaret Caroline Pound, Starkville, MS

Brother & Sister-in-law Archie and Pat Pound, LaGrange, GA, Sisters and Brother-in-law:  Brenda and Larry Mills, Moreland, G Becky Garrett, LaGrange, GA, Niece:  Donna Jones, Nephews: Eric Pound, Brandon Pound, Joey Nixon, Shaun & Aaron Gregg, Special Friend:  Elaine Keith

Funeral Services for Mr. Tom Pound will be held at 3 p.m. Monday from the First Baptist Church on the Square with the Reverend Cade Farris & Rev. Paul Blair & Dr. Paul R. Baxter officiating.  The family will receive friends at the Church on Monday from 2 until 3 p.m. Interment will follow in Restlawn Memory Gardens.

In lieu of flowers contributions be made to the Wounded Warrior project  on line or other donation methods By phone: 877.832.6997  By mail to: Wounded Warrior Project  PO Box 758517,Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517  in memory of Mr. Tom Pound.

Arrangements are by Hunter-Allen-Myhand Funeral Home