H Fleming Andrews

Born in Ripley, TN on July 12, 1937

Departed on June 8, 2021 and resided in Sandy Springs, GA

H Fleming “Andy” Andrews passed away on June 8, 2021 at the age of 83 from lingering complications caused by Covid- 19.

Andy married his childhood sweetheart, Patricia Barnett, in 1957. Pat preceded him in death from Covid-19 earlier this year. Andy is survived by his son, Jeff, and his wife Christine; his son, Kevin, his wife, Deborah, and their children, Yei Bin and Trey; his son, Eric, and his wife, Jerolyn; and his daughter, Holly.

Andy had a BS in Business Administration from Mississippi State University. He worked as an insurance adjuster after college and later worked as a sales representative selling various products and services to the furniture industry. In the 1980s, he became a self-employed Manufacturer’s Rep and built a successful business.

Andy was much loved by those in his family, community, and church, as well as by former coworkers and band mates. He was a sweet, kind and supportive husband, father, grandfather and friend to all who knew him. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, his grandchildren, travel, reading, theater, and movies. Andy was a musician and lover of Jazz music and played saxophone through college and well into his 70s in community orchestras. He will be greatly missed by many. Andy always greeted everyone with a genuine smile. His love and kindness will be with us forever.

Andy chose to be cremated and a small graveside service will take place at Decatur Cemetery on Saturday June 26 at 10:30am.

In lieu of flowers please consider a donation for diabetes research https://www.diabetesresearch.org

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Guestbook Entries

  1. Ellen Hayden June 15, 2021 at 5:38 pm - Reply

    Thinking of all the Andrews family at this time. Andy was genuinely a wonderful, kind man and Bray and I are so fortunate to have been his friends .Pat & Andy hopefully together again! 🙏🏻

  2. Todd Strickland June 16, 2021 at 4:36 pm - Reply

    We are thinking about your family and so sorry to hear about your loss. Many prayers and hoping for a peaceful grace for your family! I remember your dad and he was always so personable and kind.

  3. Marsha Holland June 20, 2021 at 5:43 pm - Reply

    I will certainly miss my cousin Andy (and Pat) and our chats several times a year! His mom and dad were so very special to me throughout my life. Keeping all of you kids in my thoughts and prayers.

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