Mr. Carl Fred (Tom) Maulding, age 86, of Rockmart passed away Monday, August 24, 2020.

He was born in Rockmart, GA on July 12, 1934, a son of the late Cleo Maulding, Sr. and the late Thelma Estelle Harris Maulding. Mr. Maulding had lived all of his life in Rockmart where he was a member of the Morning View Baptist Church. He worked as a mechanic for twenty years followed by eighteen years as security at Tip-Top Poultry.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two twin daughters: Brenda Williams and Glenda Maulding; sister, Marie Brownlow; and brother, Cleo Maulding, Jr.

Survivors include his wife of twenty nine years, Elizabeth Ann McDonald Maulding of Rockmart, to whom he was married on January 27, 1992; three daughters: Vickie Hayes (Ricky), Rockmart, Denisa Estes (Terry), Cedartown and Serrina Moss (John), Griffin; two sons: Clayton Maulding, Alabama and Shawn Maulding, Cedartown; five step-children; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sister, Frances Wills, Cedartown; and a number of nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be held Saturday August 29, 2020 at 4:00 pm in the chapel of the Alvis Miller & Son Funeral Home with Rev. Danny Dunn officiating. Interment will follow in the New Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers will include: Jonathan Hayes, Shannon Hayes, Terry Estes, John Moss, Ricky Hayes, Michael McEntyre and Leonard McEntyre.

The family will receive friends on Saturday afternoon from 2:00 pm until the funeral hour at the funeral home. Social distancing guidelines will be followed and masks are recommended.

The Alvis Miller & Son Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of arrangements for Mr. Car Fred (Tom) Maulding.

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