Family-Placed Death Notice
Mr. Phillips Brooks Marsden, III , age 59 of Alpharetta, died July 11, 2007. Mr. Marsden graduated form Andover High School in Andover, MA in 1966. He went on to attend and graduate from Ohio University in Athens, OH in 1970. He was a member of Alpharetta First United Methodist Church and had served as a volunteer with Alpharetta Fire Department. He enjoyed a successful career as an executive in the Communications industry. He was preceded in death by his father, Phillips Brooks Marsden, Jr. He is survived by his wife of 27 years, Diane Faber Marsden of Alpharetta; daughters, Jennifer and Eric Bottorff of Red Lodge, MT. and Stephanie Marsden of Clemson, SC; son, Jonathan Cody Marsden of Littleton, CO; mother, Marjorie Marsden of North Andover, MA; sisters, Lynn Marsden-Atlass of Wynnewood, PA. And Daphne Marsden-Kelley and her husband Paul of Westford, MA; brother, David Marsden and his wife Honour Mack of Portland, ME; nieces and nephews also survive. Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 14, 2007 at 12:00 PM at the Alpharetta First United Methodist Church. Dr. Don Martin officiating. The family request that contributions be made to the Alpharetta First United Methodist Church Building Fund, 69 N. Main St., Alpharetta, Ga. 30004 or to the NASCAR Foundation, One Wachovia Center, 301 South College St., Suite 3900, Charlotte, NC, 28202. The family will receive friends on Friday from 6 to 9 PM at Northside Chapel Funeral Directors and Crematory, Roswell/Alpharetta, 770/645-1414. www.northsidechapel.com
Published in Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Jul. 12, 2007.