Henry D. Nash Jr. “H.D.”, age 88, of Carrollton passed away at his residence Friday, October 14, 2016. He was born January 29, 1928 in Fulton County, Georgia, to the late Henry D. Nash Sr and Mary Lorene Wilkie Nash.
He graduated from Russell High School and later started working for Eastern Airlines. He retired in 1987 after 30 years of service to the company. He was a member of First United Methodist Church of East Point, Georgia, and moved his letter to Pleasant View Baptist Church where he was baptized in 1985. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge #456 for 60 years, Scottish Rite/York Rite, Royal Arts and the Yaarab Shriners. He was also a member of the Eastern Star #309 for 50 years.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers, Harold Nash, and Richard Nash; and grandson, Daniel Wendlandt. Survivors include his loving wife of 66 years, Sarah Hogan Nash of Carrollton; daughters and sons-in-law, Peggy and David Camp of Carrollton, Lisa and Neil Lambert of Carrollton; sons and daughters-in-law, Doyle Nash and Stephanie Hames of Bowdon, and Terry and Debora Nash of Brooks, Georgia; 11 grandchildren, Jerold Wendlandt, Darold Wendlandt, Melissa Davis (Jay), Matt Nash (Erin), Stephen Nash (Sarah), John Tyler Nash, Courtland Lambert, Anthony Camp (Susan), Douglas Camp, Desiree Kite (Tony), Brian Tucker (Joy), and Tony Moore (Amy); 14 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be conducted Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at 2 p.m. at Pleasant View Baptist Church with Rev. Talmadge Chandler, Rev. Chris King, and Rev. Myles Brown officiating. Music will be rendered by Doug Jenkins, Sherry Brown, and Cloma Chandler. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Those serving as pallbearers will be Jerold Wendlandt, Darold Wendlandt, Stephen Nash, Matt Nash, John Tyler Nash and Courtland Lambert. Honorary pallbearers will be Destin Wendlandt, Nathin Wendlandt, Luke Wendlandt, Tony Moore, and Brian Tucker. The Masonic Lodge and the Eastern Star will perform special ceremony.
The family received friends at Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel on Monday, October 17, 2016, from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Pleasant View Baptist Church for the Choir and Bells fund.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at www.martin-hightower.com.
Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel of Carrollton.