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Tommy Bishop (5-19-15) service 5-22-15

Thomas “Tommy” Bishop, 82, of Milledgeville, died on Tuesday, May 19.
He was born in Chester County, the son of the late Joe Kent and Zelphia Isabell Hollin Bishop. He was united in marriage to Betty Jo Hunter, who survives.
Mr. Bishop was a truck driver for Garan Inc. for eight years and had done heavy construction work for 30 years. He was a member of The Sanctuary (Milledgeville Pentecostal Church) and a member of the Henderson Masonic Lodge 485 in Henderson, Tennessee.
In addition to his wife, Betty Bishop of Milledgeville, he is survived by his children, Kathy Scott of Pickwick Dam, Patty Hughes of Morris Chapel and Danny Bishop of Jacks Creek; a brother, George Henry Bishop of Henderson, Tennessee; six grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, W.C. Bishop and Jim Bishop; sisters, Ruby Melton, Lois Bannister, Gladys Grisham and Mary Jo Carter.  
Services were held on Friday, May 22, at The Sanctuary Church in Milledgeville with  Jimmy Kelly and William Duke officiating. Burial followed in Milledgeville Cemetery at Milledgeville.

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