Mr. T. C. “Tonnie” Satterfield, age 83, of Lithonia, GA formerly of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, September 5, 2012. He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Wiley Satterfield; parents, T. C., Sr. and Velvie Bennett Satterfield; sisters, Rachel Whidby and Joann Lancaster. He is survived by his sons, Michael Satterfield, Lithonia, GA and Barry Satterfield, Lithonia, GA; grandchildren, Leila Rothermel, Dana Orlando, Michael Satterfield, Jr., Derek Satterfield, Blaine Satterfield, Tara Satterfield, Brandon Satterfield and Laura Griffin; eight great-grandchildren; sister, Grace S. Green, Gainesville, GA; special friend, Miss Kevin Light; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mr. Satterfield was born July 20, 1929 in Buford, GA. He was a 1948 graduate of Buford High School. He was retired as owner of Peoples Service Station in Decatur, GA and was a member of Columbia Drive United Methodist Church in Decatur. Funeral service will be held on Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. A. J. Mullinax officiating. Interment will follow at Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at www.flaniganfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133.