Mr. Kesler died Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012.
Born Oct. 10, 1938, in Banks County, he was a son of the late Guy and Loutrelle Emmett Kesler. He was also preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Duey Finley.
Mr. Kesler was a retired aerospace engineer with Delta Airlines for 28 years. He was an avid golfer and a member of Damascus Baptist Church.
Survivors include his sister, Brenda Finley of Homer; sister and brother-in-law, Bonnie and Bobby Lacey of Toccoa; brothers and sisters-in-law, Roger and Cathy Kesler of Kernsville, N.C., and Randy and Dorothy Kesler of Homer; special caregiver, Elsie Scercy of Homer; and several nieces and nephews.
Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Damascus Baptist Church, 1526 Damascus Road, Homer, GA 30547 or to the Alzheimer’s Association, Georgia Chapter, 922 East Morris Street, Dalton, GA 30721.
Those wishing to express online condolences to the Kesler family may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
The Northeast Georgian
February 10, 2012