Emmette Donald Kendrick, 70 of Carrollton, formerly of Ty Ty, GA., passed away Wednesday, Nov. 21, at Pine Knoll Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was born March 17, 1942 in Tifton, GA., the son of the late Emmette J. Kendrick and the late Annie Pearle West Kendrick. He retired from United States Postal Service as a postman and was a member of the Baptist Faith. He enjoyed his time spent selling at the flea market.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Cheri Windham.
He is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Kimberly and Ricky Cosby of Douglasville; three sons and daughters-in-law, Ray and Tina Kendrick of Winston, Rex and Mary Kendrick and Ramon and Carol Kendrick all of Douglasville; his former wife and the mother of his children, Amy Lorine Kendrick of Douglasville; sisters and brothers-in-law, Dollie and Travis Metts of Winston and Anne and Al Fritsch of Milford, Ohio; 8 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Graveside Services will be conducted today at noon at Ty Ty Baptist Church Cemetery in Ty Ty. Interment will follow at Ty Ty Baptist Church Cemetery. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at www.jones-wynn.com. Jones-Wynn Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. of Douglasville is in charge of arrangements. For more information, call 770-942-2311.