Mrs. Bobbie Swint Massey

Mrs. Bobbie Swint Massey, 69, of Hampton, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday, May 7, 2013. She was a member of The First Church of Jonesboro. She had more than four decades of perfect attendance in Sunday school. She retired from the state of Georgia, Department of Education in the personnel department. She loved to scrapbook with her friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, Oswell (Deanie) Swint, and brother Roger Swint. She is survived by her loving husband of 49 years, Marvin Massey of Hampton; her sweet daughter, DeAnna “Dee” Michelle Massey of McDonough; brothers Louis and Sidney Swint of Gibson, Ga., and beloved dogs and grand dogs. A celebration of life service will be held, Friday, May 10, at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Jonesboro Worship Center. Dr. Charles Q. Carter, Dr. Mel Blackaby and Rev. Larry E. Phillips will officiate. Interment will be at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens in Forest Park. The family received friends Thursday, May 9, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.  Flowers accepted or contributions can be made to Reaching Generations at First Baptist Church Jonesboro, P.O. Box 773, Jonesboro, Ga., 30237. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home Inc., Jonesboro/ Stockbridge 770-210-2700.  www.fordstewartfuneralhome.com