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Gary Wayne Bottoms

September 8, 1965 ~ September 9, 2022 (age 57)


Gary Bottoms, age 57, of King, passed away on September 9th, 2022, at Forsyth Medical Center.

He was born on Sept 8, 1965, in Forsyth County, to Jerry Wayne Bottoms and the late Stella Joan Warden.

Mr. Bottoms worked as an HVAC technician and enjoyed riding motorcycles.

He is survived by his son, Brian (Lisa) Byrd; daughter, Amanda Byrd; father and stepmother, Jerry and Lindy Bottoms; brothers, Christopher Bottoms and Jerry (Mary) Bottoms; sisters, Lisa (Warren) Lankford and Jeannette (Jonathan) Spillman; grandchildren, Michael Byrd, Makenzie Byrd, Brianna Byrd, Gracie Reese, Allie Byrd, Brooke Byrd, and Lakin Byrd; sister-in-law, Laura Bottoms; several aunts and uncles; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his mother, Mr. Bottoms was predeceased by his former wife, Rita Byrd.

Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, September 19, 2022 at 2:00pm at Cox-Needham Funeral Chapel.  The family will receive visitors one hour prior to the service.  Interment will follow at Old Friends Union Church Cemetery.

Cox-Needham Funeral Home is respectfully serving the Bottoms family. 

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Funeral Service
September 19, 2022

2:00 PM
Cox - Needham Funeral Chapel

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