Harold Calvin Sorrow, Jr.

Born: Mon., Oct. 3, 1955
Died: Sun., Dec. 14, 2014


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Tue., Dec. 16, 2014
Location: Callaway Funeral Home

Memorial Service

11:00 AM Tue., Dec. 16, 2014
Location: Callaway Funeral Home Chapel

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries


Harold Calvin Sorrow, Jr.
Harold Calvin “Moose” Sorrow, Jr., age 59, of Union Point, GA died Sunday, December 14, 2014 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Athens, GA. Born in Greensboro, GA on October 3, 1955, he was the son of Elizabeth Moon Sorrow and the late Harold Calvin Sorrow, Sr.  He grew up in Conyers, GA and attended school at Rockdale County High School and was a member of Sunrise Baptist Church.  In 1978 he began his working career for Edison’s Plastics in Washington, GA which later became Berry Plastics Corporation. He retired in 2010 after 31 years of service.  On April 4, 1981 he married the former Phyllis Moody of Greensboro, GA.  His family moved back to Greene County in August of this year after living in Washington, GA for 33 years.  He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing, playing almost all sports and watching football.

In addition to his mother, Elizabeth Moon Sorrow of Woodville, GA, Moose is survived by his wife, Phyllis Moody Sorrow of Union Point, GA; sons, Harold Calvin Sorrow III and James Hamp Sorrow; sister, Ann Silvey and husband Gerald of Woodville, GA; sisters-in-law, Nonie Canup and husband Glen and Beth Moody; and a number of nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews; and many friends.  He was preceded in death by his father, Harold Calvin Sorrow, Sr. in 1993.

Memorial Services will be held Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Callaway Funeral Home Chapel, 208 N. Rhodes Street, Union Point, GA 30669 with  Rev. Wayne Usry officiating. The family will receive friends Tuesday morning from 10:00 a.m. until time for the service at Callaway Funeral Home. Callaway Funeral Home, 208 N. Rhodes Street, Union Point, GA, (706) 486-4138, is in charge of arrangements.  Visit us at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.


Click for printable service program
Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Free delivery to our funeral home & save on wire fees
View/Sign the Guest Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

Reid Boswell & Family
   Posted Mon December 15, 2014
Our Sincere Sympathy to the family! We had just reconnected after many years apart and was looking forward to going fishing! Dear Phyllis, I am so glad we got to speak to you and "Moose" a few weeks ago and I am still in shock and saddened for your loss.....God Speed Brother! Love, Reid

Joanne Arnold
   Posted Mon December 15, 2014
Phyllis I'm so sorry about Moose. There are so many good memories. I wish you and the family the best and I'll be thinking about you all tomorrow.

Ann Wilson
   Posted Mon December 15, 2014
I am so sorry for your loss. I am praying that our Heavenly Father will give each of you comfort and will heal your broken hearts.

Donna Wilson
   Posted Mon December 15, 2014
I am so very sorry for the loss of your loved one and I am praying that our Heavenly Father will bring each of you comfort and healing. God bless you all.

Stacy & Sally Adams
   Posted Mon December 15, 2014
We are so very sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time, and in the days ahead.

Tim Carey
   Posted Mon December 22, 2014
I was so sad to learn of this. I knew Calvin in high school and worked with his dad in the food store business. We loss track overtime, but Calvin was a great guy and full of life and humor. I know he will be missed. My prayers and condolences to the family.