Rufus Sylvester Biddy, 77, of Smyrna
died Wednesday, February 26, 2003.
Services, 2 p.m. Friday, Mayes
Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home in Marietta. Burial, Crestlawn Memorial Park
Born in Cherokee County, Mr. Biddy
retired from the General Motors Doraville plant with 34 years of service
and was a World War II Army veteran.
Mr. Biddy was a member and past
master of Bolton Lodge 416 F&AM in Atlanta. He was also a member of
Royal Art Mason and Eastern Star, past worthy patron. He was a Baptist.
Survivors include his wife of 56
years, Dorothy Biddy; two daughters, Rita Lynn Mulhair, and her husband,
Al, and Gail Kirk all of Smyrna; two brothers and sisters-in-law, James
W. and Fay Biddy of Roswell and Roy Eugene and Thelma Biddy of Winder;
three sisters, Berta Burgess of Mansfield, Tex., Dorotha Brumbelow and
her husband, Robert, of Norcross and Betty Hanners of Lavonia; four
grandchildren, Myra Mawn, Tonya Tatham, Jason Mulhair and Amanda Harmsem;
four great-grandchildren, Amber Tatham, Austin Tatham, Derek Harmsem,
and Lola Harmsen; nieces and nephews.
Visitation, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday,
Mayes Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home, Marietta.
(The Atlanta Journal-Constitution,
Atlanta, GA, 27 Feb 2003 - courtesy of Tedd Cocker)