Mr. James I. Forrest, age 90 of Jonesboro, Georgia passed away on January 2, 2017. Mr. Forrest was born in 1926 in Clayton, Georgia to James and Nellie Forrest. He is survived by his wife, Nell Forrest of Jonesboro, GA; three sons, James T. Forrest of Panama City Beach, FL, Joel (Peggy) Forrest of Fayetteville, GA, and Mark (Terry) Forrest of Panama City Beach, FL; one daughter, Linda (Mike) Summers of Barnesville, GA; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Mr. Forrest faithfully served as a Deacon at Marble Hill Baptist Church.
The Forrest Family will gather privately to celebrate Mr. James Forrest’s life.