Obituaries - April 29, 2008

Thomas W. Collinsworth

Thomas W. Collinsworth, 85, of Forest Park, died Sunday April 27, 2008. He was a WWII Army Veteran. He was a member of Glenwood Hills Lodge #703 F&AM, Euclid Council #33 Royal and Select Masters of Georgia, and was retired from Ryder Truck Lines.

A native of Coweta County, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Aurelia, and his daughter, Louise Collinsworth. He is survived by his wife, Churai, his step-daughter, Vivian Pornchinda, of Forest Park; sister, Louise Monroe, of Morrow; sisters-in-law, Emma Collinsworth, and Bobbie Collinsworth.

Also surviving are several nieces and nephews, including Becky, Judy, Dorothy and Barbara. Funeral services will be Wednesday April 30, at 1p.m., from Ward's Parkway Chapel. Rev. Joe Mauthe will officiate. Interment will be at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens in Forest Park. The family will receive friends Tuesday, from 6 to 8 p.m. Arrangements by Horis A. Ward Parkway Chapel, (404) 366-3522.