Angie T. Karlstad of Waynesboro, Georgia passed from this life on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at the age of 62. She was born on December 21, 1957 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, where she was raised before moving with her family to the Florida panhandle in her early teens. After working 30 plus years at ACI, Florida State Hospital and other state agencies, Angie retired and moved with her husband to Waynesboro, Georgia.
Angie is survived by her husband, John Allen Karlstad of Waynesboro, GA. Her daughter, Lisa Owens and husband Darvin of Grand Ridge, FL; two granddaughters, Kelsey Dyke and husband Jon stationed at Parris Island, SC and Keely Grice of Grand Ridge; a sister, Katie Knapp of Chipley, FL; three great grandsons, Cole and Logan Dyke and Jameson Martinez. She is also remembered by two very special best friends, Sheila Braddy and Nell Donaldson, along with a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Katrina S. Newsome; her brothers, David Newsome and Raymond Mallory and a sister, Anne Roberts.
Angie’s love for cooking was only topped by her love for animals. There is no way to know the number of strays that she rescued and rehomed over the years.
Visitation for family and friends will be held at McAlpin Funeral Home in Sneads, Florida on Thursday, December 17, 2020 from 4:00 PM CST to 6:00 PM CST. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM CST Friday, December 18, 2020 in McAlpin Funeral Home with Dr. Juno Douglas and Rev. Steven Subel officiating.
Interment will follow in Glenwood Cemetery in Chipley, Florida.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Angie’s name to Partners for Pets in Marianna, or Merry Angel Animal Rescue in Chipley.
Condolences may be submitted at www.mcalpinfuneralhome.com.