ANDREW 'Andy' LEE ARTIS, age 51, of Lilburn, Georgia, formerly of Sumter County, Alabama, born to Joseph and Lillian Johnson Artis, passed August 5, 2010 in DeKalb Medical Center North, Decatur, Georgia.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, August 11, 2010 at 2:00 P.M. from First Baptist Church, 254 McConnell Street, York, Alabama, with interment following in Oak Grove Cemetery, also York. Mr. Artis will lie in repose for visitation one hour prior to funeral time.
Those left to cherish precious memories of him are: a loving wife, Thu Van Thi Ao, son, Kevin Knighton and daughter Ashley Artis, adoring mother, Lillian Artis, sisters, brothers and sisters-in-law; Doris Vawters, Mattie Lipkins, Robert and Gwen Artis, Jeffery and Monica Artis, and James Artis; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins and his family at TV station Channel 2 Action News, where he worked for more than 25 years as a Senior Assignment Editor.
WEATHERLY FUNERAL HOME, York, Alabama, under the direction of Jacqueline Studdard Weatherly, entrusted with final arrangements.