Mr. Harold Eugene Proctor, Sr., age 84, of Rome, passed away Sunday, October 28, 2018, in a local healthcare facility.
Mr. Proctor was born in Cleburne County, AL on March 4, 1934, son of the late Robert E. Lee Proctor and the late Mae Morris Proctor. He was also preceded in death by 2 sisters, Frances Boatner and Betty Childers, and by 2 brothers, Charles and Edward Proctor, Sr. Prior to his retirement, he was employed with Otasco on Broad Street for many years until closing. He also was employed as a school crossing guard with the Rome City School System for the past 10 years. Mr. Proctor was a member of Spring Creek Baptist Church. He was also a member Euharlee Lodge #457 F. & A. M. for over 50 years.
Survivors include his wife, the former Ann Morris, to whom he was married on December 22, 1952; a son, H. E. “Gene” Proctor, Jr. (Treva), Rome; 3 grandchildren, Tabitha Helms (Clint), Rome, Stephanie Jenkins (Josh), Rome, and Dan Proctor (Kacie), Euharlee; 2 great grandchildren, Parker Jenkins and McKenzie Proctor; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at 2pm at the graveside in Rome Memorial Park. The Rev. Harold Ingram will officiate with the Euharlee Lodge #457 F. & A. M. having charge of graveside Masonic rites.
The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Wednesday from 12 noon until 1:30pm.
Pallbearers are requested to assemble at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Wednesday at 1pm and include: Dan Proctor, Clint Helms, Josh Jenkins, Edward Proctor, Jr., Tony Jones, and David Trott.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of the funeral arrangements.