Gary Lane (Popeye) Comer Profile Photo
1966 Gary Lane (Popeye) Comer 2023

Gary Lane (Popeye) Comer

March 16, 1966 — February 14, 2023

Guys, TN

 

Gary Lane (Popeye) Comer was born March 16, 1966 in Corinth, MS the son of the late George Edward and Mardell McClain Comer.

Following graduation from McNairy Central High School, Popeye went to work for the Rinehart family of Guys and stayed with them for approximately 38 years, ginning cotton, farming, and later working for Rinehart Machine Shop.  Popeye was a tinkerer-he enjoyed fixing old mowers and tools then giving them away.  Attending yard sales, visiting with family and friends, riding the backroads, and listening to bluegrass and gospel music were among his favorite activities.      

Popeye departed this life on February 14, 2023 in Tupelo, Mississippi at the age of 56 Years, 10 Months, 29 Days.  He is survived by a son, Cody Comer and wife Audrey Beth of Ramer, TN; a grandchild, Hagen Comer; a brother, Jerry Comer and wife Deanna of Stantonville, TN; two sisters, Sherry Vincent and husband James of Corinth, MS and Cheryl Comer and husband Chris of Henderson, TN; 5 nephews; 3 nieces; and many extended family and friends.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Gary Lane (Popeye) Comer, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, February 17, 2023

9:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Shackelford Funeral Directors - Selmer

160 West Cypress Avenue, Selmer, TN 38375

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Friday, February 17, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Shackelford Funeral Directors - Selmer

160 West Cypress Avenue, Selmer, TN 38375

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Interment

Friday, February 17, 2023

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 2302

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree