Archie Purdy, 83, of Kennesaw, passed away Monday, May 20, 2013. Funeral service will be held Friday, May 24, 3pm at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge funeral home in Kennesaw with Pastor Robert Ledbetter officiating. Entombment will follow at Pineridge Memorial park in Kennesaw.
Mr. Purdy was a Marine Corps veteran having served our country honorably during the Korean War era. He was a longtime employee with Lockheed-Martin as an Aircraft Painter and loved his time away from work in the woods hunting or spending time with his family.
Archie is survived by his son and daughter in law – Robert and Jeri Purdy and two grandsons – Henry and Sam Purdy.
The family is receiving friends Thursday, May 23, from 6-8pm at the funeral home.
Mrs. Dorothy Purdy passed away, May 23, 2013. Funeral service will be held Friday, May 24, 3pm at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home. Entombment will follow at Pineridge Memorial Park.
Mrs. Purdy was preceded in death by her husband Archie on May 20, 2013. She was a loving wife and mother who had worked for sometime with the Cobb County Board of Education as a cafeteria assistant aside from providing a loving home for her family. The family will receive friends from 11am - 3pm on Friday, May 24, at the funeral home.