Mack Eugene Cabe 85, of Franklin, passed away on Thursday, December 8, 2022, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in the Ronnie Green Heart Center.
Mack was born on September 18, 1937, in Macon County to the late Meldrum “Pud” Dewey and Evie Keener Cabe. He was a graduate of Franklin High School. Mack was a retired logging contractor and grading contractor. He enjoyed fishing, camping, and spending time with his family, especially his great grandchildren. He was a member of the Woodmen of the World and a member of the First Baptist Church in Franklin.
He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Bernice Holder Cabe; two daughters, Monica Cansler (John) of Franklin, and Karen Tallent of Franklin; three grandchildren, Sarah Norris (Matthew), Ethan Cansler (Sarah), and Dustin Tallent; four great grandchildren, Levi, Lucas, Lauryn, and Lexi Norris and one brother, Jackie C. Cabe of Merritt Island. Numerous nieces, nephews and friends also survive.
A Celebration of Life will be on 3pm, Tuesday, December 13 at First Baptist Church. Dr. Robert Brown, Rev. Robert Dyman, and Rev. Rick Potts will officiate.
The family will receive friends from 2pm to 3pm, one hour prior to the service at the church.
Honorary pallbearers will be Darrell Lee, Colbert Henson, Bill Sprinkle, Jeremy Sprinkle, Eddie Williams, and James “Punk” Wiggins.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Ronnie Green Heart Center, Northeast Georgia Medical Center, at www.nghs.com/give or by mailing to 2150 Limestone Parkway. Suite #115, Gainesville GA 30501 and/or Mended Hearts at www.nghs.com/make-a-donation, or the charity of one’s choice.
Online condolences can be made at www.maconfuneralhome.com.
Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.