Here you will find up to date news, information regarding Retiree benefits, new Retirees, deceased members, Veteran's benefits, and more.
Very Important meeting! Please Mark you calendars Please plan to attend the monthly Local 10 Retiree meeting this month. The UAW Trust will be at the March meeting. They will be discussing Medicare Information that you need to hear and interact with. The meeting will be Tuesday March 21st at 10:30am our normal location, Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church, localted182 Hunter Street Norcross GA 30071. We look forward to seeing everyone there!
Local 10 Retiree Melissa Williams passed away. During her career at the Doraville plant, Sister Williams worked in the Paint Department on the Sealer line. The Funeral will be Saturday March 18, 2017 at 11am at Mt.Ephraim Baptist Church, located at 1202 West Marietta. St. in Atlanta GA. Visitation will be held Friday beginning at 11:00 AM until 9:00 PM. Donald Trimble Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. For more information, please call (404) 370-1994.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Melissa Williams.
Local 10 Retiree Joe V. King, died on Thursday, March 9, 2017. Brother King worked in the Chassis Department on the 1st shift and also the Inspection Department. He was a proud member of Local 10 and also a Local 34 member. Funeral service will be held on Monday, March 13, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Cloverleaf Missionary Baptist Church. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery in Cartersville. Brother King will be taken to the church on Monday, where he will lie-in-state from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral. The family will receive friends on Sunday, March 12, 2017 from 6 – 8 p.m. at Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation Services. For more information, please visit (770) 382-0908.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Joe V. King.
Local 10 Retiree Otis Ransby passed away Wednesday March 8, 2017. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 1:00 pm at 1:00 pm at Murray Brothers Funeral Home Cascade Chapel, located at 1199 Utoy Springs Rd. SW, Atlanta, GA 30331.The viewing will be held on Monday, March 13, 2017 from 1:00 pm until 9:00 pm at Murray Brothers Cascade Chapel. For more information, please call (404) 349-3000.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Otis Ransby.
From Local 10 Benefits Rep. Debbie Garcia:
Jeanne M. Perrine Eye & Hearing Aids 501 Pulliam Street Atlanta, GA 30312
Is no longer with Davis Vision
This website is dedicated to the memory of Bob Humphery. Brother Humphery was a dedicated member of Local 10 for many decades, and a tireless and well respected leader for veterans and his union brethren. He was also instrumental to the creation of local10retirees.com. He will be forever missed.
ATTENTION LOCAL 10 MEMBERS-If you get a letter from Sterling Insurance Group offering an employee/retiree discount, please be aware that neither the UAW or Local 10 is affiliated with Sterling Insurance Group in any way!! We currently do not know how they are using the UAW logo on their letterhead without permission, but please be advised that they are not endorsed by Local 10 or the UAW.
Special thanks to UAW Region 8 Benefits Rep Debbie Garcia for this update:
UAW and General Motors have ratified their contract agreement through 2019. Details of the ratification can be read here.
Local 10 has received word from Zane Payne that there will be no changes to benefits, or out of pocket expenses for the Retirees benefits in 2016. We would like to thank Zane for this most important update
I am not a benefits rep, but I have received many calls from our members who are somewhat confused about our dental and vision plan. At the first of the year we got our coverage back. Many had kept their coverage through COBRA and was paying monthly premiums. Now it is up to you if you want to keep them both. But many of our Retirees don't know that they are paying for something they may not need. If you have any questions on the above we have benefits reps that are at the IBEW drop in center on Tuesdays and Thursdays every week. The phone number is (404) 688-9225. Talk it up with Retirees you know that may not have access to the internet or Facebook. Debbie is available at the UAW office Monday-Friday, (770) 457-3128.
Dear Local 10 Retiree,
Local 10 Retiree’s has a new meeting location and our new location is at Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church. The address is 182 Hunter Street Norcross GA 30071. It is a great facility and we will still be having our lunch afterwards. Hopewell Baptist is between Buford Highway and Peachtree Industrial Blvd off Jimmy Carter. You will turn on West Peachtree Street off Jimmy Carter and proceed approximately 1/2 mile (you will go through 1 stop sign) until you get to Autry Street, turn left, go about.02 of a mile and you will be at the Church parking lot at the rear of the Church. Our meeting room is Faith Hall .We have secured this meeting space for the remainder of the year. Remember we meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 10:30 and lunch is served afterwards. We are trying to make our meeting as productive as possible our plans are to have presentations from various Health Care Advocate groups. Our March meeting we will have a diabetes presentation from the Diabetes Association of Atlanta there will be a free screening for diabetes . As we do each month we will have our Health Care Providers on hand and benefit representatives to help you with any issues you may be having.
2015 Meeting Dates: February 17th July 21
March 17th August 18th
April 21st September 15th
May 19th October 20th
June 16th November 17th
Thanks for you do to make our Retiree Chapter Work it’s a great place to catch up with friends and stay up to date on issues that affect our daily lives.
See You at the meeting!
CHAIRMAN: JIMMY HYDE VICE CHAIRMAN: TOMMY HILL RECORDING SECRETARY: CLYDE JOHNSON FINANCIAL SECRETARY: LARRY MILLEVILLE SGT-AT-ARMS: HI-C GLENN
The UAW Medical Benefits Trust announced that effective January 1, 2015 “The Trust” will provide Dental and Vision coverage to eligible GM and Chrysler Retirees; Surviving Spouses and their eligible dependents.
The covered benefits will be comparable to those provided by the companies prior to the 2009 bankruptcies.
Details will be provided to eligible Retirees this Fall.
If you are paying premiums for COBRA coverage, you should NOT cancel at this time, as the new coverage will NOT BE EFFECTIVE UNTIL……January1, 2015.
The Trust will notify you of this change by letter very soon. PLEASE Read It .
If it says…UAW Medical Benefits Trust …... Read It !
Click on the picture below to get the 2015 UAW Vehicle Guide
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Dear Brother and Sister Retirees,
If any of you have any changes in your life, such as a death of a spouse, change of address, remove or add a dependent, or change your healthcare plan, you must contact our healthcare provider (Hewitt) so that they can update their system. Hewitt is the provider for our Veba Trust Fund account. the number is 1-(866)-637-7555. Their hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm. You will also need to contact the GM Benefit Center so your pensions won't get messed up. That number is 1-(800)-489-4646 (Fidelity).
We have mentioned this at the retiree meetings numerous times, but if you are not sure who your beneficiary is please contact Fidelity and request a new beneficiary form. Fill the form out and mail it back. The new form will replace your old one with the correct person that you designate as the person you want to leave your life insurance to. If you have a computer you can also update you beneficiary form online.
This message from Debbie Garcia:
If anyone needs to verify employment, they can contact the Benefit Service Center at 1-(800)-489-4646. We the UAW cannot verify employment. Please call the number and ask for Other Programs. This will get you to employment verification.
Kathy Fowler-President Clarence Towns-Vice President Sherri Phillips-Recording Secretary Claude Willis III-Financial Secretary Sharon Patterson Glenn-Trustee Jane "Kae" Kelly-Trustee Bob Humphery-Trustee Kenny Bradford-Guide Waymond Harris-Seargant At Arms
CHAIRMAN: JIMMY HYDE VICE CHAIRMAN: TOMMY HILL RECORDING SECRETARY: CLYDE JOHNSON FINANCIAL SECRETARY: LARRY MILLEVILLE SGT-AT-ARMS: HI-C GLENN VETERANS COMMITTEE: ROBERT HUMPHERY