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Robert "Tony" Armistead, Ii.

Mr. Robert Anthony “Tony” Armistead II, age 54, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, January 6, 2013. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, January 11, 2013 from the Chapel of Memorial Park South Funeral Home with interment following at Memorial Park South Cemetery. Dr. David Lee Davis will officiate. The family will receive friends 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Memorial Park South Funeral Home. Mr. Armistead was born September 1, 1958 to Robert Anthony and Martha Sirmon Armistead I in Mobile, Alabama and a member of Hamilton Mill United Methodist Church. He earned a B.A. in Journalism from the University of South Carolina and was a National Account Executive with Xpedx. Tony loved his family more than anything. Mr. Armistead was an avid fisherman, fishing from childhood through adulthood; loved gardening, where he would spend hours in the yard; coached baseball for 20 years & football; loved college football – Go SEC – Go Dawgs!; and was active in the theater pre college days. Survivors include: wife, Karen Marguerite Armistead of Hoschton; son & daughter-in-law, Robert Anthony & Ashlyn Armistead III of Charlotte, NC; sons, Lance James Armistead of Atlanta & Landon Thomas Armistead of Hoschton; daughter, Michelle Armistead of Atlanta; granddaughter, Isabelle Armistead; parents, Robert Anthony & Martha Sirmon Armistead of Ponte Vedra Beach, FL; brother & sister-in-law, Mark & Ruth Armistead of Blythewood, SC; sisters & brothers-in-law, Julie & Wayne Cape of Alpharetta and Alison & Tann McKenzie of Alpharetta; and mother-in-law, Carol Brackley of Houston, TX. Memorial Park South Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, Georgia 30542 is in charge of the arrangements. Send on-line condolences to www.memorialparkfuneralhomes.com.