Celebration of Life scheduled for Roy Massey

Posted 3/10/2022

A Celebration of Life has been scheduled for Sunday, March 27 for Hall of Fame coach Roy "Chief" Massey.

 

Celebration of Life planned for Massey

A Celebration of Life event has been scheduled for Georgia Dugout Club Hall of Fame coach Roy "Chief" Massey.  The event will be held on Sunday, March 27 at 2 p.m. at Hugh Buchanan Field on the campus of Parkview High School.

Those attending are asked to bring a lawn chair.

Massey passed away on Feb. 17.

He was the head baseball coach earlier in his career at Dunwoody and Towers. His coaching career spanned 53 years, including more than 40 at Parkview where he mentored countless youngsters. He arrived at Parkview in 1978 and taught industrial arts until retiring in 1994. He continued to substitute until 1999 and also coached other sports such as football and wrestling.