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Harry William Moody Jr.

June 27, 1946May 3, 2019
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Mr. Harry William Moody, Jr., age 72 of Douglasville, GA passed away Friday, May 3, 2019. He was born on June 27, 1946 to the late Harry William Moody, Sr. and Peggy Champion Moody. Harry attended Central Baptist Church in Douglasville. He worked as an Accountant at Laroche Industries for 36 years and retired from AirGas after they acquired Laroche Industries. Harry was raised as a Master Mason on September 10, 1983 at North DeKalb Lodge No.714, F.&A.M. and served as Worshipful Master there twice. He was also a member of Douglasville Masonic Lodge 289 and Electa Chapter No. 6 in Chamblee, GA and Marble Hill Chapter No.448, Order of the Eastern Star. He was a member of DeKalb Commandery No.38 Knights Templar; Grand Chapter of Georgia R.A.M Sardis Chapter No.077; Grand Council of Georgia R.&S.M. Sardis Council No.53; Yaarab Shrine of Atlanta, GA and The American Legion. Harry loved his country and served in the United States Army from 1966-1969. During that time he served with the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment “Blackhorse” while in Vietnam.

Preceding him in death in addition to his parents were his brothers, George Moody, Jerry Moody and his sister Pam Morgan. He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Marie Moody of Ball Ground, GA; sons, Harry William Moody III “Trey”, (Maegan) of Winder, GA and Tracy Lee Edwards (Valerie) of Dallas, GA; daughters, Amanda Moody Ballog (Gabe) of Rock Hill, SC, Sheryl Moody Nelson of Winder, GA, Robin Edwards Brown (Gary) of Augusta, GA, Dawn Edwards Seay (Mark) of St. Charles, IL; his grandchildren: Clayton Ballog, Thomas Moody, Abigail Moody, Mathew Nelson, David Nelson, Chase Edwards (Tayllor Townsend), Alyssa Edwards, Zachary Brown, Hunter Brown, Bailey Marie Brown, Gracee Marie Ellis, Dorothy Madison Seay, M.G. Griffith, Madi Griffith, Gracie Griffith, T.J. Hunt, Blake Delozier; great-grandson, Jack Lee Edwards; sister-in-law Maury Moody of Bluffton, SC, sister-in law, Betty Greene (Gerald) Salem, AL, and brother-in law, James Brooks (Ruth) of Fort Payne, AL; and a host of nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, May 6, 2019 from 4 PM – 7 PM. The funeral service will be held Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 3 PM in the Rosehaven Chapel with Pastor Larry Tucker officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Harmony Baptist Church (561 Veterans Memorial Hwy SE Mableton, GA)

Those who wish to express condolences or share a special memory may do so online at www.whitleygarner.com

Arrangements by: Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, Douglasville, GA 30134, 770-942-4246

Services

  • Visitation Monday, May 6, 2019
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, May 7, 2019

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Donna and Chester Gosdin

May 7, 2019

Donna and I are deeply saddened by the passing of Harry. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. He will be missed. If we can be of any help, just call us

Sam Weyman

May 6, 2019

Warmest regards for the Moody family
From Sam and Eleanor Weyman and Sharon Kricun.
Our love is with you.

Tom and Karen Powell

May 6, 2019

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. Harry was truly a light in this world and will be sorely missed.

Linda & Harold Marlow

May 4, 2019

Love and prayers sent to the family. Rest in peace Harry. God be with you.

Margsret Phillips

May 3, 2019

Marie and family,
You are in thoughts and prayers. Harry was such a dear, sweet soul. Will miss his smile.

Darlene Greene

May 3, 2019

Marie and family,

Toney and I are thinking of you all. Harry will truly be miss. You both are great friends to us and we are when you need anything.

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Biography

Mr. Harry William Moody, Jr., age 72 of Douglasville, GA passed away Friday, May 3, 2019. He was born on June 27, 1946 to the late Harry William Moody, Sr. and Peggy Champion Moody. Harry attended Central Baptist Church in Douglasville. He worked as an Accountant at Laroche Industries for 36 years and retired from AirGas after they acquired Laroche Industries. Harry was raised as a Master Mason on September 10, 1983 at North DeKalb Lodge No.714, F.&A.M. and served as Worshipful Master there twice. He was also a member of Douglasville Masonic Lodge 289 and Electa Chapter No. 6 in Chamblee, GA and Marble Hill Chapter No.448, Order of the Eastern Star. He was a member of DeKalb Commandery No.38 Knights Templar; Grand Chapter of Georgia R.A.M Sardis Chapter No.077; Grand Council of Georgia R.&S.M. Sardis Council No.53; Yaarab Shrine of Atlanta, GA and The American Legion. Harry loved his country and served in the United States Army from 1966-1969. During that time he served with the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment “Blackhorse” while in Vietnam.

Preceding him in death in addition to his parents were his brothers, George Moody, Jerry Moody and his sister Pam Morgan. He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Marie Moody of Ball Ground, GA; sons, Harry William Moody III “Trey”, (Maegan) of Winder, GA and Tracy Lee Edwards (Valerie) of Dallas, GA; daughters, Amanda Moody Ballog (Gabe) of Rock Hill, SC, Sheryl Moody Nelson of Winder, GA, Robin Edwards Brown (Gary) of Augusta, GA, Dawn Edwards Seay (Mark) of St. Charles, IL; his grandchildren: Clayton Ballog, Thomas Moody, Abigail Moody, Mathew Nelson, David Nelson, Chase Edwards (Tayllor Townsend), Alyssa Edwards, Zachary Brown, Hunter Brown, Bailey Marie Brown, Gracee Marie Ellis, Dorothy Madison Seay, M.G. Griffith, Madi Griffith, Gracie Griffith, T.J. Hunt, Blake Delozier; great-grandson, Jack Lee Edwards; sister-in-law Maury Moody of Bluffton, SC, sister-in law, Betty Greene (Gerald) Salem, AL, and brother-in law, James Brooks (Ruth) of Fort Payne, AL; and a host of nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, May 6, 2019 from 4 PM – 7 PM. The funeral service will be held Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 3 PM in the Rosehaven Chapel with Pastor Larry Tucker officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Harmony Baptist Church (561 Veterans Memorial Hwy SE Mableton, GA)

Those who wish to express condolences or share a special memory may do so online at www.whitleygarner.com

Arrangements by: Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, Douglasville, GA 30134, 770-942-4246