Melvin “Hooker” Geeter
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Melvin “Hooker” Geeter, 67, of Jasper, passed away on Monday, Nov. 14, 2011, at his residence. He was born on July 1, 1944, to the late Roberta Geeter of Jasper. He was the youngest of three kids. He attended Walker County Training School. He worked for the city of Jasper, where he later retired.

Visitation and funeral services will be held Friday, Nov. 18, 2011, starting at 11 a.m. with services starting at 1 p.m. at 26th Street Baptist Church in Jasper. The Rev. Brian Savage will officiate. Burial will follow at Gay Reed Cemetery in Jasper.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Roberta Geeter; sister, Catherine Geeter; and niece, Louis Geeter.

He is survived by his brother, Raymond Harris; one son, Christopher Cummings; a host of nieces and nephews; and special friend, Martha Jackson.