Donald Pye, 79, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at home.
He was born in Sylvania and grew up at Bethesda Boys Home before going into the Navy. He was a retired U.S. Navy
Veteran having served in the Korean conflict
and the Vietnam War
. He was a retired self-employed truck driver and an avid golfer.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ann Pye, and a brother, Bennie Pye.
He is survived by his daughters, Donna Stewart (Mike) of Richmond Hill and Deborah Andrews (Cole) of Fitzgerald; a brother, Onie Pye of Senoia; and two grandchildren, Robert "Andy" Davis and Christopher "Danny" Davis.
The funeral is at 11 a.m. Friday, April 4, at Richmond Hill Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Tim Brown officiating.
Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Arrangements are by Richmond Hill Funeral Home