Mr. Garrey R. Purdy

Mr. Garrey R. Purdy, age 58, of Newnan, GA, died at Our Lady of Perpetual Care on Oct. 2, 2013.

He was born in Hogansville, GA, on April 15, 1955, to Bejamin Victor Purdy and Willie Irene Boswell Purdy. He served in the U.S. Navy and was retired from the U.S. Postal Service. He was a true sports fan.

Surviving are his son, Shawn Purdy of Oakwood; daughter, Christine Collins (Raymond) of Bethlehem; brothers, Ben Purdy (Mary) and Bill Purdy all of Newnan, and Dave Purdy (Patti) of Minnesota; sister, Lisa Hambrick (Tyler) of Newnan; grandchild, Cheyanne Collins.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.higginshillcrestchapel.com .

Graveside funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 6, in Moreland Cemetery with Rev. Jimmy Evans officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, from 2 -3:30 p.m.

Higgins Hillcrest Chapel, Newnan, 770-253-4723.



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