Albert Denny, age 66, of Alto, Ga., passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2013, of a sudden illness at his residence.
Mr. Denny was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on Nov. 4, 1946. He was preceded in death by his mother and stepfather, Carol Sampson Pokorny and Robert Pokorny. He attended Harmony Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force
, serving his country in Korea and the Philippines. Mr. Denny was employed with Southeastern Freight Line.
Survivors include wife, Carol Denny, Alto; daughter and son-in-law, Rebecca and David Ivester, Cleveland; son and daughter-in-law, Thomas and Tina Denny, Clermont; son, Brian Denny, Arcade; sister, Linda Luce, Gainesville; sister and brother-in-law, Pamela Parrish and Cleve, Tucson, Ariz.; brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Cynthia Pokorny, Tucson, Ariz.; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, May, 26, 2013, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, Ga., with the Rev. David Turner and Dr. Eric Spivey officiating. Interment will follow in the Yonah Memorial Gardens with the National Guard presenting military honors.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Saturday, May 25, 2013, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, Ga.
Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to the
; Habersham County Fair Ground, 4235 Toccoa Highway, Clarkesville, GA 30523, or call 706-778-4654; or Northeast Georgia Hospice, 2150 Limestone Parkway, Suite 222, Gainesville, GA 30501.
Those wishing to express online condolences to the Denny family may do so by visiting our website at www.whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest