Visitation Information:

June 5th, 2021 at 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery and Crematory
2030 Memorial Park Road Gainesville, GA 30504

Mr. L.J. Tow, 89

                L. J. Tow, age 89 of Talmo, passed away Friday, June 04, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness.

                Funeral services will be held Sunday, June 6, 2021 at 3:00pm at OGT Family Worship Center 5004 McEver Road with Reverend Gary Osteen officiating. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Saturday, June 5, 2021 from 5:00-8:00pm at the funeral home.

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                Mr. Tow was born September 29, 1931 in Suches, Georgia to Thomas Martin Tow and Lena Savannah Martin Tow. He was owner and founder of Timco Pallet & Sales then Dixieland Equipment Sales and was a member of OGT Family Worship Center. Mr. Tow served in the United States Army from 1953-1961. He was preceded in death by his parents and 9 siblings.

                Mr. Tow is survived by his loving wife of 72 years, Mildred Tow of Talmo; son and daughter-in-law, Bobby and Connie Tow of Flowery Branch; daughter and son-in-law, Beverly and Danny Freeman of Gainesville; son and daughter-in-law, James Larry and Lois Tow of Gainesville; son and daughter-in-law, Timmy Tow and Marilyn Yopp of Gainesville; 9 grandkids; 16 great-grandkids; brothers, Junior Towe of Braselton and Edward Towe of Gainesville.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to Kindred Hospice for their service for over two years; Nurses: Angie, Christy and Mary Carol; to those that were caregivers: Lois, Larry, Bernice, Timmy, Marilyn Steve and special brother, Junior and Martha; and all the others that helped, brought food, sent cards and gift cards. You are all loved and appreciated.

Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA  30504 is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences 17
Beverly Grindle 2021-06-04 20:05:17
Beverly, so sorry to hear this, sending love, sympathy and prayers for family and friends, love you
Lisa Gaines 2021-06-04 22:13:14
My thoughts and prayers are with the family.
Steve and Sue Dyer 2021-06-05 06:11:42
Heart felt prayers for comfort during this time
Miner Mike Clark 2021-06-05 08:07:38
Truly a wonderful person, so sorry to hear this , it was a privilege and a honor to know LJ I will truly miss him , heaven has gotten one of a kind ... my condolences to all of family .. Mike Clark
Jennifer Mutter 2021-06-05 11:14:37
My thoughts and prayers are with Mildred and the family. I have known LJ since I was 12 years old and he was a very important part of my mother’s life him and Beverly helped my mother raise 4 girls as a single parent. For that I am eternally grateful and thank you for you, Beverly and Mildred’s kindness to David. You will made an impression on me early in life about work ethic and I will always remember you riding around Timco on your golf cart.
Neva Rhoades 2021-06-05 13:18:13
Beverly, so sorry for your loss. He had a happy life married for 72 years to a beautiful lady. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Gayle P. Jones 2021-06-05 15:05:51
To teach us all that is good In everyone. He was truly a believer in 2nd chances. Love Gayle
Marie Savage Howard 2021-06-05 15:17:50
Dear Mildred - So very sorry for the loss of a wonderful person L.J. May the Angels in Heaven surround you and family with Peace and Comfort at this very sad time. Love you. Marie Savage Howard
Carroll Griffin 2021-06-05 15:48:09
love and prayers to the family of my friend
Chris Beck 2021-06-05 16:06:38
I’ll never forget the Family reunions on the farm. I’m not immediate family and the married in grandson of Junior Towe. Lj always had a great sense of humor and kind heart. He will be missed by his friends and family and there waiting for us when it’s our time to go home. Love the Becks
Robert and Kathy 2021-06-05 16:09:26
Dear Bobby and Connie, Kathy and I wish to express our Deepest and most Sincere Condolences on the passing of your Beloved Father to Heaven. May God Bless your Father as he is now in the sight of God and Jesus. Angels now Sing their Beautiful songs of Love. Blessing to your Family. Robert and Kathy (Toronto)
Pastor Gary Osteen 2021-06-05 16:37:50
Condolence to Mildred married 72 years to LJ, to Bobby & Connie, Beverly and Danny, Larry and Lois, and to Timmy the children. Also, to all the remainder of the family. LJ was exceptional in so many ways. He was a great friend to me as his Pastor. He was stable, confident, compassionate, giving, man of wisdom. I will greatly miss him. Loved all his family! Attended many family reunions. Those children LJ's brothers & sisters) must have had two wonderful parents. Pastor Osteen
Marvin (Kelly) and Shirley Rouse 2021-06-05 18:01:04
Our deepest condolences and prayers be with your family.
Danny and Leilani Effler 2021-06-06 10:18:39
Beverly so Sorry to hear about your Dad!! Sending prayers and love to you and your Family!!
Larry poole 2021-06-06 12:46:47
Im so sorry for loss god bless your family keep you all in his arms
Jack Sanders 2021-06-06 22:10:00
LJ you will be missed, but your love, compassion and giving spirit will stir us as we go. A man of God that anyone could call on for help. He helped me with my Spring Creek Community project. Blessed in the sight of the Lord are the death of His saints. Well done my brother, enter into the rest of the Lord. May God's love and comforting spirit be with you. May He wrap his arms around you and carry you. Love and prayers for you. Jack Sanders
Robby Hall 2021-06-07 07:12:20
I was saddened to hear of LJ’s passing.May the Good Lord bring peace and comfort to the entire family in the days to come.You are in our thoughts and prayers 🙏🏼
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