Obit: Thurston Rountree

Obit: Thurston Rountree

March 25th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

Thurston RountreeROSSVILLE , 72, died Sunday March 24, 2013 at his residence. He was a native of Atlanta, Ga. and has lived in the North Georgia area for the past 43 years. Mr. Rountree retired from the CSX railroad after 41 years where he was a Conductor. Survivors include his loving wife of 51 years Shirley Mullinax Rountree; son, Jeff (Pam) Rountree, of Rossville; daughter Judy (Danny) Weaver, of Rossville; brother Joe Rountree, Atlanta, Ga.; sisters, Louise Hurd, of Peachtree City, Florence Crumley, of Mississippi and Nelda Webster, of Atlanta; 4 grandchildren, Kristie Rountree, Anna Rountree, Casey Kilgore and Courtney Webb; 2 great-grandchildren, Connor Kilgore and Cloee Kilgore. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 26, in the funeral home chapel with Father Liam Coyne officiating. Interment in the Lakewood Memory Gardens South.Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort and view the memorial tribute.The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. today at Heritage Funeral Home and Crematory, Battlefield Parkway.