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Ms. Rosalind Celeste Corbitt

May 28, 1951 - November 25, 2011
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Rosalind Celeste Corbitt (Celeste) 60, of Forest Park, GA, passed away on Friday, November 25, 2011, from complications due to pneumonia. She was born in Atlanta to the late J.B. Corbitt and Rosalind (Rose) Corbitt of Forest Park, GA. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Marie (Corby) Corbitt. She is survived by her sister, Cindy Weeks, brother in law, Mike, two nieces, Alecia Capes, and Lauren Weeks, and great nephew, JC Capes, and great niece, Kinsey Capes. She is also survived by Gale Withrow, longtime friend and companion. Also surviving are an uncle, two aunts and many, many cousins. Celeste served her...
Rosalind Celeste Corbitt (Celeste) 60, of Forest Park, GA, passed away on Friday, November 25, 2011, from complications due to pneumonia. She was born in Atlanta to the late J.B. Corbitt and Rosalind (Rose) Corbitt of Forest Park, GA. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Marie (Corby) Corbitt. She is survived by her sister, Cindy Weeks, brother in law, Mike, two nieces, Alecia Capes, and Lauren Weeks, and great nephew, JC Capes, and great niece, Kinsey Capes. She is also survived by Gale Withrow, longtime friend and companion. Also surviving are an uncle, two aunts and many, many cousins.
Celeste served her country in the Navy, retiring after 20 years of service, in 1994. After retiring she pursued her education in computer sciences. She battled cancer and was in remission for the last 4 years. She was active at the Forest Park United Methodist Church, was an avid Braves fan. She participated in walks for cancer research and was very passionate about the Women's Veteran Memorial Fund, honoring service women.
Visitation will be at the Parkway Garden Chapel on Tuesday, November 29, from 2 to 4PM and from 6 to 8PM. Funeral services will be held at Forest Park United Methodist Church at 2PM, Ron Cape presiding, on Wednesday, November 30, 2011. Interment will be at Sherwood Memorial Gardens.
For those who wish, the family requests that donations be made to The Humane Society, the Cancer Fund or a charity of your choice. Parkway Garden Chapel, 1000 Forest Parkway, Forest Park, GA 30297 is in charge of arrangements.

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