Obituaries


Velvet Sorrow

May 5, 1963 - June 7, 2020

Burial Date June 13, 2020

Velvet Hall Sorrow, age 57, passed away Sunday, June 7, 2020, at her home in Whigham, Georgia. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, Hall Family Cemetery, 2379 Open Pond Road, Whigham, Georgia. The Rev. Dr. Larry Johnson, The Rev. Craig Foister, and Pastor Allen Griffin will officiate. The family will receive friends Saturday morning at the cemetery, beginning at 10:00.

Velvet Hall Sorrow was born May 5, 1963, in Quincy, Florida, to Mack Albert Hall and Joyce Brock Hall. July 20, 1981, she married Timothy (Timmy) Dewayne Sorrow. She and Timmy are the proud parents of 3 sons. Velvet loved her work with large equipment. She was a foreman and large equipment operator for the Georgia Department of Transportation. She loved to garden. She worked in her own garden and was her father’s tractor driver for his. Attending yard sales and auctions brought her joy. She was a wonderful cook and loved to vacation in the mountains. Velvet was a member of Pine Hill Holiness Church. Mrs. Sorrow dearly loved her family. Each member was so important to her and brought her such joy but, her grandchildren were her heart. Velvet Hall Sorrow will be deeply missed by her large family and many, many friends.

Velvet Sorrow is survived by her husband, Timmy Sorrow; parents, Mack and Joyce Brock Hall; sons, Michael Sorrow (Nancy Phillips), Dewayne Sorrow (Tiffany), and Skyler Sorrow (Emily Singleton), everyone from Whigham; siblings, Robin Jones (Barry) of Quincy, Winford Hall of Reno, Georgia, Judy White (Otha) of Greensboro, Florida, and Vanessa Shalk of New Port Richie, Florida; and grandchildren, Lauren, Logan, Aubree, Sage, Zoey, Eli, Calab, Hunter, Malin, Briar, Kynlee, Addy, Rylee, Paislee, and Jaymee.