Geniola "Jo" H. Gandy



Geniola “Jo” H. Gandy, 96, of Mullins, SC, passed away on Monday, February 19, 2018, at the Mullins Nursing Center. She was born in Hartsville, SC, a daughter of the late Lucius and Modena Russell Hall. She is also predeceased by her husband, Julian “JC” Caleb Gandy, a son, Jackie Laverne Gandy, a grandson, Butch Gandy, a son-in-law, Melvin Elvis, four brothers and one sister. Mrs. Gandy was a member of Southside Baptist Church.

She is survived by a daughter, Carolyn Jeanette Elvis of Marion, SC; an extended daughter, Wanda Gail Martin, whom she loved as her own; four sons, Leon (Geraldine) F. Gandy of Florence, SC, Bobby (Shelby) LeGrande Gandy and Charles (Lynn) Richard Gandy, both of Mooresville, NC, and Jullian (Sheryl) Carlyle Gandy of Socastee, SC; two sisters, Peggy Dixon of Columbia, SC and Pat Ballard of Sumter, SC; ten grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

A graveside service, directed by Cain Calcutt-Stephens Funeral Home, will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, February 24, 2018, at Glenwood Park Cemetery in Mooresville, NC.

The family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Mullins Nursing Center and Embrace Hospice for all of the special care and love given to Mrs. Gandy.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to be made to the Mullins Nursing Center, 518 S. Main St. Mullins SC 29574 or to Embrace Hospice, 175 Village Center Blvd., Myrtle Beach SC 29579.