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Jack Randall "Randy" Abercrombie
Jack Randall “Randy” Abercrombie, age 77 of Calhoun, GA, passed away on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at The Oaks at Fairmount.
Randy was born on January 15, 1944 in Cobb County, son of the late Jack Bartow Abercrombie and Lora Vivian Matthews Abercrombie. He was a member of Calhoun First Baptist Church where he occasionally taught the Sycamore Sunday school class. He also served as a deacon for many years. Randy was a 1966 graduate of the University of Georgia School of Forestry where he earned his degree in Forest Management. Randy was employed by Bowater Paper Company prior to establishing his own company, JRA Construction. He was an avid outdoorsman, especially hiking, fishing, and skiing. He was a well-known craftsman and woodturner, creating bowls and furniture.
Randy is survived by: his wife, Linda Kastner Abercrombie of Calhoun, GA; two daughters, Kay Collins and her husband Jim of Marietta, GA and Dr. Pam Weigandt and her husband Cam of Kennesaw, GA; five grandchildren, Sarah Collins, Anna Collins, Katherine Weigandt, Max Weigandt, and Amelia Weigandt. He is also survived his brother, Dan Abercrombie and wife Nancy of Morrow, GA. He is survived by an extended family including nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The family wishes to acknowledge the outstanding and personal care given by the staff at the Oaks at Fairmont Residential Community.
Services to Celebrate the Life of Jack “Randy” Abercrombie will be conducted Monday May 10th at 4 PM from the Calhoun First Baptist Church with Dr. John Barber officiating.
The family will receive friends on People’s Street @ Calhoun First Baptist Church from 2:30 until 4 PM just prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to the Helping Hand’s Committee @ Calhoun First Baptist Church.
You may leave the family online condolences at www.thomasfuneralhomecalhoun.com
Thomas Funeral Home has proudly been entrusted with the care of Jack Randall “Randy” Abercrombie.
Leslie Collins lit a candle for Jack Randall "Randy" Abercrombie
Leslie Collins May 10 2021 9:33 AM
Linda you and the family are in my prayers. Praying for God's comfort in the days ahead.
TON HILL May 7 2021 7:26 PM
Linda, you and your family are in my prayers.
Brenda Sturgeon May 7 2021 6:33 PM
Brenda Sturgeon lit a candle for Jack Randall "Randy" Abercrombie
Brenda Sturgeon May 7 2021 6:31 PM
Linda, we are so sorry to hear about Randy. Randy was a great man. He was a great neighbor who would help you any way he could. You and your family will be in our prayers.
Norris and Judy Hall May 7 2021 5:35 PM
Thoughts and prayers for Linda and family.
Steve and Susan Taylor May 7 2021 12:43 PM
Our prayers and love for you Linda,, you and Randy give us many memories of the past when we were neighbors,,, I can still see him out in the yard and walking ,,, or trying,, on the ice we had years ago,,, Randy was a great soul!! Kenny and Judy Black
Kenny and Judy Black May 6 2021 10:35 PM
Chuck & Marianne Matthews lit a candle for Jack Randall "Randy" Abercrombie
Chuck & Marianne Matthews May 6 2021 10:26 PM
Beverly and Carter Swancy lit a candle for Jack Randall "Randy" Abercrombie
Beverly and Carter Swancy May 6 2021 8:29 PM
Our thoughts and prayers to your family during this difficult time.
Tom & Martha Rucker May 6 2021 8:02 PM