Thelma Ann Embry
Josey, 67, Griffin, formerly of Fayetteville, died Oct.
She was born on Jan. 28, 1939 in Oconee County. She was preceded
in death by her parents, Carlton and Lula Mae Embry,
Eatonton, her husband, Ralph Josey, a brother, Cecil Embry, and a sister,
Louise Herring. She had held several offices in the children’s schools in the
PTO. She later became a real estate agent and broker and operated her own real
estate company, retiring as broker-owner in 2000. Services were at the Conner-Westbury
chapel with interment at Camp Memorial Gardens, Fayetteville. Survivors include
a son, Mark Josey, Sharpsburg; a daughter, Ann
and Benny Higginbotham, Monroe; sisters, Mavis Kniceley, Anchorage, Alaska, and Frances
Walker, Macedon, N. Y.; and a sister-in-law, Florence Embry, Eatonton.
Conner-Westbury Funeral Home, Griffin, was in charge.