BG Paul Hamilton Jossey,
Jr., (RET) died
He worked for the GA Army National Guard for forty-three years. Over the years he received many honors, awards, and medals, one of the last being inducted into the National Guard Hall of Fame.
He was a member of
He was the Mayor of Forsyth, Georgia for twelve years, was a charter member of the Jaycees and the Kiwanis Club and was very active in his community.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Dr. Laurie Ann Jossey. He is survived by his wife, Laurie Jane Bazemore Jossey, son, Paul Hamilton Jossey, III, (Joe), daughter-in-law, Kathryn Ethridge Jossey (Kathy) of Elberton, grandsons, Brian Hamilton Jossey and Scott Daniel Jossey of Atlanta, granddaughter, Laurie Kathryn Jossey Truitt (Craig) and two great grandsons, Maxwell Andrew Truitt and James Hamilton Truitt of Elberton, many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at
The family requests no flowers, but
suggests donations to
Monroe County Memorial Chapel has charge of arrangements.