Geraldine “Gerri” Calhoun

Geraldine “Gerri” Calhoun, 83, passed away peacefully at McCall Hospice House on Wednesday, November 29, 2017. She was retired from Kemet and a member of Temple Baptist Church. To her family, she was the known as the best “Nanny”.

She is survived by her daughter, Patricia (Ron) Tucker; her grandchildren, Jason Curd, Joye Curd (Brad) Van Name, Paul Tucker, and Jason (Tara) Tucker; great grandchildren, Corey Rains, Jordan Masonoff, Baylee Masonoff, Jack Morehouse, Karsyn Curd, Camden Curd, Stella Tucker, and Maisey Tucker; and three sisters, Florence Swanger, Brenda Cunningham, and Linda (Freddie) Hunter.

The family wishes to extend a special thanks to caregiver Paula Sweeny.

The family will receive friends at Heritage Funeral Home in Simpsonville on Friday, December 1, 2017 beginning at 11:30 am followed by the funeral service in the chapel at 12:30 pm. Burial will be at Greenville Memorial Gardens following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Greenville Meals on Wheels.

Condolences to the family of Geraldine “Gerri” Calhoun

  • Becky Campbell Carter
    6 years ago

    I am sorry to hear about Gerri’s passing. We used to be neighbors on Rutherford Street many years ago. She was always such a sweet lady. I often wondered where the family was after so many years. We will keep your family in our prayers.

  • Guillory Family
    6 years ago

    To the loved ones of Geraldine Calhoun,

    We extend our heartfelt condolences to each of you. Please be assured of God’s enduring love for you, his concern with your well-being, and his willingness to help you endure this difficult time. (1 Peter 5:7) We pray that God’s promise at Revelation 21:4 will provide you comfort in the days to come. For further comforting thoughts, please visit

    The Guillory Family
    Covington, LA

  • Pam Pennington
    6 years ago

    We were so sorry you lost “Nanny”, she was a lovely lady. Jimmy and I are thinking of you all, please reach out if we can help you.

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