Family-Placed Death Notice
ARNETT, Judy JUDY MITCHELL ARNETT Judy Mitchell Arnett of Atlanta, GA, age 69, passed away on Monday, January 17th. Born in Atlanta, Judy was the daughter of the late Eugene M. Mitchell, Jr. and Mildred Brakefield Mitchell. She was a devoted member of the Sardis United Methodist Church and will be fondly remembered as a loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, and grandmother. She is survived by her husband, Bill Arnett; sons, Paul and Jennifer Arnett of Lafayette, CA, Matt Arnett of Atlanta, Harry and Kim Arnett of Carlsbad, CA, and Tom and Erin Arnett of Atlanta; siblings, Dennis Mitchell, Barry Mitchell, and Jenny Collins; and grandchildren, Lizzie, Sam, CJ, Kerris, Malcolm, Viva, and Jack. She was preceded in death by her brother, Gene Mitchell III. Judy was the ultimate soccer mom and treated everyone she met as a longtime friend. She welcomed friends, family, and the occasional stray animal into her home with open arms. She lived her life traveling the world, caring for her children, singing in her church choir, and loving all creatures, big or small. The family will host a memorial service at the Sardis United Methodist Church in Atlanta, GA. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her name to the Alzheimerís Association or The Atlanta Humane Society. Arrangements by SouthCare Cremation Society and Memorial Centers in Marietta. (770) 420-5557.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Jan. 19 to Jan. 24, 2011