Robert Paul Forrester Sr.

Mr. Robert Paul Forrester Sr. of Cleveland passed away Thursday, July 13, 2017. He was 102.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Westview Cemetery in Atlanta, with the Rev. Jim Ramsey officiating.

Mr. Forrester was born in Atlanta on June 7, 1915, to the late Edward Forrester and Alma Wright Forrester. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII, where he was a dental technician. Following his military service, Mr. Forrester
continued his career as a civil service employee, a career that would span almost 40 years.

He and his late wife Emma Lou were very involved in their church, as well as the Masonic Lodge and the Shriners. It was after her passing in 2013 that he moved to White County.

He is survived locally by his son and daughter-in-law, Paul Jr. and Ruth Forrester of Cleveland.

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Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland is in charge of arrangements.

White County News - Cleveland, Georgia
July 20, 2017

White County News

Mailing Address:
13 E. Jarrard St.
Cleveland, Ga 30528

Phone: 706-865-4718
Fax: 706-865-3048