Drew Stephen Geoly, age 51, of
Savannah. Georgia, died Wednesday. July 1, 1998
Mr. Geoly was born Novembar 15, 1946 on Long
Island. New York and was n son of Thomas F. Geoly and
Mrs. Roberta Misselhom Geoly. He: was a member of the
First Baptist Church of Holly Hill, Mr. Geoly was a
graduate of Lasallle Academy, Long Island, New York,
1964, graduated from The Citadel, 1968 and received his
masters degree from The Citadel, He was principal of
Holly Hill Primary School, I972 to 1974 and principal of
the following high schools, Holly Hill 1974 to l98l,
Myrtle Beach. 1981to 1986 and Greenwood, I986 to
1996. Mr. Geoly was also the principal in the Chatham
County, Georgia school system.
Survivors. in addition to his mother of Coral Gables. Fl.
and father of Long Island. N.Y., include his wife, Mrs.
Barbara “Babs” Courtney Geoly of the home: a daughter.
Mrs, Shannon Lynn Hom of Fayetteville, N.C.: a son.
Stephen D, Geoly of Greenwood, S.C.: two sisters, Mrs.
Robin Lynn McLean Alexandria, Va. and Mrs. Vickie
Lynn Gallo of Miami, Fl.
Funeral services will beheld at 3:00 p.m.. Sunday. July
5, I998 at First Baptist Church of Holly Hill. The casket
will be placed in the church at 2:00 pm. Reverend Earl
Behr will ofﬁciate. Burial will be in Holly Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Jay Cincotta, John Brubuker, Jamie
Courtney. Ronald Ward. Willie Williams, Michael Kelly.
Terry Willard and Doug Shaw. Jr.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7:00 unlil 9:00 p.m.. Saturday. Friends may also call
at the James Courtney home. 206 Connor Drive,
Memorials may he made to the Drew S. Geoly
Memorial Scholarship Fund. c/o County Bank. PD. Box
3129. Greenwood, SC, 29648.
Avinger Funeral Home is in charge arrangements
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