Online Obituary

Ms. Christy Brackett Justus
5/2/1970 - 1/7/2014

Ms. Christy Brackett Justus

Ms. Christy Brackett Justus age 43 of Powder Springs, passed away Tuesday, January 7th.  A memorial service will be held 2 PM Saturday, January 11th at Carmichael Funeral Home Chapel in Smyrna.  Surviving are: Father & Step Mother - Cecil & Nancy Brackett of Lithia Springs, Mother - Phyllis Oliver of Powder Springs, 3 Sons - Justin Faulds of Villa Rica, Benjamin & Cody Justus of Douglasville, Sister - Lisa B. (David) Lovern of Powder Springs, 2 Aunts - Delores Long, Sandra Morton, 2 Nieces
Great Nephew & Nieces. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Winship Cancer Center Clinic at Emory University.  The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM Friday, January 10th at Carmichael Funeral Home in Smyrna (770)435-4467 www.carmichaelfuneralhomes.com.     


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From: Ester B Ward   Gulfport, Fl
Relationship:  Cousin

Cecil, I am so very sorry , you and your family are in my prayers. We know Christy is no longer in pain and is with our God and other family members and someday we will see her again. Love, Ester & Family
Sent:  1/8/2014


From: Jane Lee   Douglasville
Relationship:  friend

I pray God will give you strength as you go through this difficult time. Thank God Christy is no longer in pain.
Sent:  1/8/2014


From: James Austin   Douglasville,Ga.
Relationship:  friend & school mate

Sandra sorry for your loss But having lost a wife to Cancer I know she is in a better place w/ no pain and in the loving arms of our Dear Lord and Savior My wife and I send our prayers and love for you and your family
Sent:  1/8/2014


From: gail m cherry   Temple
Relationship:  friend of the family

Nancy and Cecil, I am sending all my thoughts and prayers and hoping God's grace will see you through this.
Sent:  1/8/2014


From: Laurie Abner Shank   Renton, WA
Relationship:  Friend

Christy was always cheerful and carried herself so gracefully in her battle. I hope you find peace that so many admired her and were inspired by her. My sincere condolences to Lisa, Phyllis, and all her family and friends.
Sent:  1/8/2014


From: Charlene Nix   Smyrna
Relationship:  Friend.

Blessings and peace to all. What a beautiful young lady and an inspiration. Always, Charlene
Sent:  1/8/2014


From: Jan Ritchey   Cumming, Ga.
Relationship:  Classmate and friend

To the Brackett family..my most sincere and heartfelt condolences. She was such a wonderful person. Always a beautiful smile on her face even as kids. And abundance of laughter. She is loved by so many and will be missed greatly. God bless you all in this extremely difficult time.
Sent:  1/8/2014


From: Kathy Fanning   Powder Springs
Relationship:  Friend

I am so very sorry for your loss. Christy was such a beautiful woman inside and out and will be forever in our hearts. Our family is keeping you in our prayers and we send love to you all.
Sent:  1/9/2014


From: Joe Mcdurmont   Marietta
Relationship:  Childhood friend

God bless Christiy and her family. I remember a happy little girl back in Bennett Woods and from what a heard about Christy is she grew into a fine lady that was loved by many and a true inspiration to many as well.
Sent:  1/9/2014


From: Bill Massee   Marshallville, Ga
Relationship:  friend

Justin and Phyllis, Having been where you are I know how you feel. I am so sorry. Bill Massee
Sent:  1/9/2014


From: Paige Bland James   Cumming
Relationship:  Friend

Remembering Christy as always having a smile and laugh ready to share with others.
Sent:  1/9/2014


From: Beverly Bailey   Smyrna
Relationship:  Friend

Christy always had a smile on her face and I know she is smiling down on her family as she is no longer in pain. Prayers to the family.
Sent:  1/9/2014


From: Maureen Smith   Smyrna, GA
Relationship:  Childhood Friend

My deepest condolences go out to Christy's family and loved ones. You all will be in my thoughts and prayers. My memories of her always bring on a smile. She is a true inspiration and made a difference in my life. Thank you, my friend!!
Sent:  1/9/2014


From: Kelly Windus   Douglasville,Ga
Relationship:  friend

Phyllis&family, There are no words to say to ease the heartache you are feeling. Hold on to the memories you have of your precious daughter,sister and mom. I'm truly blessed to call her my friend! Gods blessings! Kelly
Sent:  1/9/2014


From: Bob and Mitzy Portwood   Smyrna
Relationship:  Friends

Mitzy and I remember the days of Christy growing up with our children. She was always a special young lady to the both of us. A first class person. full of love and always smiling. We are so sorry for your loss.
Sent:  1/9/2014


From: Starr Jones   Douglasville
Relationship:  Friend

First I would like to give my condolences to Ms. Phyllis, Justin, Cody, Ben and the Brackett/Justus family, my prayers for strength are with you all! Christy was a beautiful and genuine person with the sweetest smile and a loving heart, I am thankful that I knew her. May her spirit live in us all! RIP
Sent:  1/9/2014


From: Martha Edwards   Villa Rica
Relationship:  Friend

I am very sorry for your loss. My prayers and thoughts with all the family. Christy will not be forgotten. Her beautiful smile will stay in our hearts.
Sent:  1/9/2014


From: Doris Brackett   Vancouver,Wa
Relationship:  Aunt

Dear Cecil. I'm so sorry of your loss. You and the family are in my prayers. Be thankful you will see her again. That is what comforts us all. Love to you and family
Sent:  1/10/2014


From: Bob Akin   Natrona Heights, Pa
Relationship:  Friend

Phyllis, My heart goes out to you. I am so sorry.
Sent:  1/10/2014


From: Darlynne & Charles Hayden   Duncanville, TX
Relationship:  Ashley Gordon's Mother and Father

Charles and I wish to send our deepest sympathy to Christy's family and especially to Lisa in the loss of her beloved sister. We are remembering all of the family in our prayers, and are thanking God for Christy's admirable perseverance in the face of adversity.
Sent:  1/10/2014


From: Aaron, Ashley, Addison and Avery Gordon   Starkville
Relationship:  friend

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. Christy is a beautiful angel! We will never forget her smile and fun loving personality! God rest her soul.
Sent:  1/10/2014


From: Rick & Andrea Styles   Douglasville
Relationship:  Friend

Christy was a brave young lady and always had a beautiful smile that was uplifting. Always a pleasure to be around, we were truly blessed to have known her. We have wonderful memories of her and Phyllis always dancing so gracefully, such sweet memories... We are praying for God's Blessings on the family.
Sent:  1/10/2014


From: Robert & Lodi Horn   Douglasville, Ga
Relationship:  Cousin

So sorry for your loss. We're praying for God's comfort for you Phyllis.
Sent:  1/10/2014


From: Christy Danielson Woodbury   Powder Springs
Relationship:  Childhood friend

I am so sorry to hear of Christy's passing. She was always so sweet with a happy smile on her face. I will keep all of her family in my constant thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Sent:  1/10/2014


From: Stephanie Deese-Wright   Dallas
Relationship:  Childhood friend

Christy and I were childhood friends, lost touch and reconnected on Facebook. I will always remember her smile. I followed and watched her on fb and was in awe of the great attitude she always had. I know her smile radiated the Gates Of Heaven. My deepest condolences go out to her 3 Boys, Sister, Lisa, her Mother and all her family. She will be truly missed by all.
Sent:  1/10/2014


From: Lisa Rowell Thibault   Bristow
Relationship:  Family friend

So sorry I cannot be there to celebrate Christy's amazing life and journey with you all Phylllis, Cecil, Lisa and extended family. I have many memories of all the great joyous times we all shared together. May you find peace and be surrounded with love today knowing she is your angel flying cancer free today and forever! Much love and may God bless you all.
Sent:  1/11/2014


From: Anthony Heaton   Cartersville
Relationship:  Friend and Cancer Fighter

My sincere sympathy to Lisa, Phyllis, Mr Brackett and all of Christy's family. We talked a LOT on FB about our fight and as sad as I am, I'm comforted to know she's in heaven - cancer free!!! I'll continue to walk Relay for Life in her memory until it's my time to go home. Miss you BIG, sweet lady!!!!
Sent:  1/13/2014