Remembering Dean Brady

Our friend and fellow turner, Dean Brady, passed away last Thursday.  Below is a copy of the obituary as well as a gallery of the work he has shared with us over the past couple of years.  Please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.  Dean, you will be missed.


John Dean Brady

June 9, 1942

April 18, 2013

Mr. John Dean Brady, age 70, of 3026 Hardman Morris Road, Colbert, Georgia, passed away Thursday, April 18, 2013 at St. Mary’s Hospice House in Bogart, Georgia. The son of the late Finus A. and Ruby Ramsey Brady, he was born on June 9, 1942 in Stephens County, Georgia where he lived for most of his life, having lived in Colbert for the past fifteen years. He was a retired cabinet maker and attended The Riverside Baptist Church in Colbert and was a member of Classic City Wood Turners. He was preceded in death by a sister, Carolyn Crisp. He is survived by his wife, Christine Peters Brady of the home, two sons and daughter-in-law, Mike and Holly Brady of Sugar Hill, Georgia and John Brady of Plant City, Florida, two sisters and brothers-in-law, Faye and James Russell of Toccoa, Georgia and Patsy and Kevin Allen of Jefferson, Georgia, four grandchildren, Josh Brady, Scott Brady, Chris Brady, and Brooke Brady, and two great grandchildren, Zavier and Liana.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 22, 2013, 2 O’clock, at the Hillcrest Chapel of the Acree-Davis Funeral Home with The Reverend Joe Woods officiating. The following gentlemen will serve as pallbearers and need to assemble at the funeral home by 1:30 p.m. on Monday, Mike Brady, Josh Brady, Scott Brady, Shannon St. Germain, Chris Brady, and Steve Crisp. The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at the Acree-Davis Funeral Home from 12 Noon until the service hour on Monday. Online condolences can be made by visiting Interment will be in the Carnes Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. The Acree-Davis Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. John Dean Brady.

Leave a Reply

Upcoming Events