Date of Birth:
March 24, 1924
Date of Death:
October 31, 2011
5:00 - 7:00pm
Wednesday, November 02, 2011
Bridges Funeral Home
Bridges Funeral Home Chapel
Cedar Ridge Cemetery
GRAY: Joe Dow Cassetty, 87, of Homestead Drive, died Monday, October 31, 2011, at his residence after an extended illness.
The family will greet friends from 5:00 - 7:00pm, Wednesday at Bridges Funeral Home in Gray. Funeral services will be held
at 2:00pm, Thursday, November 03, 2011, in the chapel of Bridges Funeral Home, with Elder Michael Hataway officiating. Burial
will follow at Cedar Ridge Cemetery in Gray.
Mr. Cassetty was the son of the late Orville Curtis Cassetty and Louise
Long Cassetty. He was born in Gainesboro, Tennessee, and had lived in Georgia for most of his life. After completing his education,
he served his country with honor as a member of the United States Air Corps in World War II, serving in the Pacific theater.
Upon returning to civilian life, Mr. Cassetty worked as a turbine engine mechanic at Robins Air Force Base. He also worked
for C&H Bus Lines.
Mr. Cassetty is survived by his wife of forty-two years: Jackie Causey Cassetty of Gray;
daughters and son-in-law: Mary Jo Cassetty and Katrina and Wes Crumpler, all of Gray; grandchildren and spouse: Melissa and
Tim Hefler of San Diego, California and Alek Crumpler of Gray; great-grandchildren: Makayla Helfer and Mackenzie Helfer; and
by his loyal companion: Angel.
The family may be contacted at the residence.
Bridges Funeral Home and
Crematory in Gray has charge of arrangements. Please visit the online memorial at: www.bridgesfh.com.