Mr. Thomas James " Tommy " Varner Sr., age 83, of Acworth, GA., passed away Wednesday April 24, 2013. Funeral services will be held Saturday April 27, 2013 at 12: 00 pm from the Chapel of Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home Kennesaw, GA., with Rev. James Gwinn and Rev. Linda Birchall officiating. Burial will follow in the Pine Ridge Memorial Park Cemetery Kennesaw, GA.
Thomas James Varner Sr., married to his wife Diane for 32 yrs., served in the US Navy and was a Seabee in the Navy, served in Guam during the Korean War. Retired from Vulcan Materials, attended Acworth United Methodist Church, Loved his family was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. He was kind and generous, always having a great sense of humor. Hobbies include - woodworking , gardening, gourmet cooking and going to the beach. Surviving are his children, son, Thomas James Varner Jr., daughter, Marie Ann Varner stepson, Jonathon O'Donnell, grandchildren Nicole Myers, William O'Donnell, Daphne Varner, PO2 Benjamin Propes and Jessica O' Donnell and 6 great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to USO, P. O. Box 96322 Washington, DC 20090-6322. The family will receive friends from 11 am0 12 pm Saturday April 27, 2013 at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home Kennesaw, GA. (770) 422-7299.