Mr. Roscoe “Woody” Sowell, 62, of Canton, Georgia, passed away Thursday, December 19, 2013 at Northside Hospital Cherokee. Memorial services are scheduled for 11:00am on Saturday, December 28, 2013 at the Sosebee Memorial Chapel with Pastor Lance Turner officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 10:00am until 11:00am. Mr. Sowell was a member of St. Mark Methodist Church in Atlanta, Georgia. He served in the U.S. Coast Guard for 10 years, was a member of the National Honor Guard and retired from Bell South. Woody was a very loving father who was highly active with his children’s recreational sports. He had a true love for the outdoors and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He is preceded in death by his father, Roscoe Sowell, Sr. of Nocatee, Florida. Survivors include his wife, Teressa Sowell of Canton; mother, Viola June Sowell of Port Charlotte, FL; sons, John Clinton Sowell of Atlanta and William Clayton Sowell of Sandy Springs. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the charity of your choice in memory of Woody Sowell. Sosebee Funeral Home, Canton, GA is honored to serve the family. 770-479-2131.