Mrs. Judy Elaine Casey, 62, of Calhoun passed away on Wednesday, January 5, 2021, at Advent Health Gordon after a brief illness.
Mrs. Casey was born in Bartow County, Georgia on April 29, 1958, daughter of the late John Carl Porter and Bertie Irene Kilgore Porter. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Betty Amos, Lavonne Jacobs, and Martha Amos; three brothers, RJ Porter, Thomas Porter, and Carl Porter.
Mrs. Casey was a graduate of Northwest Georgia Technical College where she received her IT Certification and Network Certification, she served as the office manager for WEBS Radio for 11 years and loved to travel and spend time with her Grand and Great-Grandchildren; she loved her family and her many friends and always considered the needs of others rather than self. She was a CNA at Gordon Health Care for several years and loved caring for her patients and their families.
Survivors include her husband, Kevin Casey to whom she was married for 25 years; her daughter, Jana Elaine Defoe; her son, Michael Southerland; grandchildren, Aleigha (Chris) Ponto, Katelyn (Josh) Carlson; great-grandchildren, Bryleigh Defoe, Cohen Defoe, Mason Ponto, Kaysen Ponto, Aubrey Carlson, Kyley Carlson; sisters, Teresa Pilcher and her husband Tony, Beatrice Jacobs and her husband Harry; brother, Wayne Porter along with a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
A private funeral service for the family will be Saturday, January 9, 2021, at 11:00 AM from the chapel of Max Brannon & Sons Funeral Home with Rev. Scott Nix officiating. Pallbearers serving include; Chris Ramos, Tim Wells, Timmy Wells, Adam Burns, Randy Jones, and Donald Bridges. An entombment service will be held at Haven of Rest Memorial Park at 12:00 Noon and the public is invited to attend.
A public visitation for friends will be on Saturday, January 9, 2021, between the hours of 9:00 AM and 11:00, AM at the funeral home.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, for those who attend the visitation and service, Masks will be required inside the funeral home at all times and Social Distancing guidelines are to be followed.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.maxbrannonandsons.com.
The Brannon family and staff are honored to serve the family of Judy Elaine Casey of Calhoun.