Jimmy Britt age 65 of Martin, GA passed away December 25, 2017. He was born in Atlanta, GA and grew up in Gwinnett County. Jimmy was a Master Carpenter, General Contractor, Real Estate Broker and was a Deacon at Corinth Baptist Church. Mr. Britt is survived by his wife of 46 years Jan Britt; son, Jared Britt and his wife Brooke of Watkinsville, GA; daughter Julie Britt of Loganville, GA; sister, Gloria Butler and her husband Steve of Loganville, GA; brother, Barry Britt and his wife Janice of Snellville, GA; 7 grandchildren and several nephews. A funeral service will be held Friday, December 29, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel. Rev. Don Richards, Rev. Wayne Marcus and Rev. Steven Smallwood will officiate. Burial will follow in Corinth Cemetery in Stone Mountain. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Jimmy’s memory to the American Cancer Society. The family will receive friends Friday from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM at Wages and Sons Stone Mountain Chapel 1040 Main St. Stone Mountain, GA 30086. 770-469-9811.

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  1. So very sorry to hear of Jimmys passing. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.🙏🏼🙏🏼 Praying that the sweet memories y’all have of him will comfort you as well as knowing that he’s no longer in pain and that you will see him again.❤️

  2. With live we send our deepest and most heartfelt condolences. We share in your sorrow and grief but also rejoice in Mr Jimmy’s perfect peace in eternity face to face with Jesus. Keeping you all covered in prayer.

  3. We fell in love with Jimmy and Jan when we met them. He embodied everything a Christian man should be. You meet very few as genuine and humble as Jimmy. I will never forget him. Our prayers are with you Jan. Y’all are the perfect couple. Love you so much!

  4. So sorry to hear this. I know jimmy was overjoyed to meet his savior face to face on Christmas Day. Prayers for your family.

  5. Jan, Gloria, BARRY and family, so very sorry for your loss. Praise God Jimmy has a new body and dancing with the angels! I pray God fills that void with the love that only he can give. Sorry Mom and Dad can’t be with you. Neither is able to travel. All our love, Dianne Parker(Bill), James and CAROLYN Britt and Barbara Clyburn(Jim), Carol Britt, Kathy Lee, Tony Britt(Kathy).

  6. So Sorry for your Loss. Jimmy has been such a Godly infuence in many lives in all he did and his work. He truly walked with His Lord in so many ways here on earth. Love & Prayers for Comfort for you all.

  7. Jan we are sorry to hear of Jimmy going home. He fought a good fight and now he is at rest withthe Lord. You andthe family are in our thoughts and prayers for peace and strength for your journey. We love you and pray God’s grace and comfort for you.

  8. So sorry to hear of Jimmy’s passing. He fought an unbelievable battle for many years, but is finally at peace and with his Lord in Heaven. Our prayers and deepest sympathy are with you Julie, Jared, Jan and the rest of the family May the love of God be with each one of you and comfort you in your time of grief.

  9. Jimmy and Jan always treated me as one of the family from the first time I met them. I know he will be missed greatly by everyone! The lord has called a great one home. RIP Jimmy!!!🙏🏼🙏🏼 For family and friends

  10. We are so blessed to know and love Jimmy and Jan. Jimmy’s quiet, sweet spirit will be greatly missed but knowing he’s with our Savior and no longer in pain is a comfort for his precious family and friends. May God grant each of you His peace which passes all understanding through Christ Jesus. Jan, we love you and your family very much and will always be here for you!

  11. Prayers for the family, you are in our thoughts. Your dad was always nice to me and I respect him so much. Do sorry for your loss.

  12. So sorry for your loss, Jimmy was such a soft spoken gentle and kind man…. I know he is rejoicing with the Angels. May God keep and comfort you all during this time…

  13. Gloria and Steve, we are lifting you and your family up in our prayers. Remember to keep those sweet memories close to your heart just as Jesus is holding you close to His. There are no more tears for Jimmy. He is sitting at the feet of Jesus. What a wonderful place to be!!! We love you.

  14. Prayers for all of you as you face the days ahead without Jimmy. May God replace your sorrow with His joy as you recall sweet and treasured memories of Jimmy’s life.

  15. My brother Jimmy was a strong Christian in his faith. I have no doubt that he is with out suffering and pain. We all counted the family ones that went before him.. Amazing what a glad reunion they must be having…

  16. So sorry to hear of your loss. I continue to pray for God to grant your family peace and comfort during this difficult time.

  17. Gloria and Jan, I am so sorry for your loss. Paying that our Lord will give you and the rest of his family comfort during this time.

  18. Gloria, Sending prayers and comfort for your loss. ❤️ Maybe he’ll meet my sister. Both are pain free now. They left the best memories behind but I know it still hurts.

  19. Gloria, I am so very sorry about Jimmy, he was an awesome man! I know you and the family will miss him dearly. We can all count on the fact that Jimmy is with his father in heaven and I know your Mom and Dad were there at the pearly gate welcoming him to start living the most wonderful life of ever. Wish I could be there to see you and the family. Will be praying for your sadness to turn into joy cause no more pain for Brother Jimmy. Love you guys. from MeMaw Vickie

  20. Jan and Gloria, Know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. Knowing Jimmy went to heaven on Jesus’ Birthday is a wonderful testament to his amazing life live ‘in the word’. I am sure John and Betty Jo were there to greet him as well as Mr. Smallwood. Keep your memories close as they will bring you much comfort in the days and years to come. God Bless each and every member of Jimmy’s family. JudyJohnsonClower

  21. Jimmy was a great man and a good friend through the years. May God comfort you all and bring you peace, knowing he is at peace with Jesus, is our prayer.

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