Visitation Information:

January 23rd, 2020 at 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Memorial Park South Funeral Home and Cemetery
4121 Falcon Parkway Flowery Branch, GA 30542

Service Information:

January 24th, 2020 at 10:30 AM
Prince of Peace Catholic Church
6439 Spout Springs Road Flowery Branch, GA 30542

Mr. Mitchell Kegan Brett, 26

~~Mr. Mitchell Kegan Brett, age 26, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, January 17, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton.

Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, January 24, 2020 at Prince of Peace Catholic Church with interment following at Memorial Park South Cemetery.  Father Eric Hill will officiate.  The family will receive friends 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Thursday, January 23, 2020 at Memorial Park South Funeral Home.

Mitchell Kegan Brett was born in Charlotte, North Carolina on May 8th, 1993, to Craig Steven Brett and Sarah Jane Brett.  He was baptized at St. John Neumann Catholic Church in Charlotte and confirmed at St. Therese Catholic Church in Mooresville, NC.  Mitchell graduated from Flowery Branch High School in 2011. He then attended Georgia Southern University and graduated with a degree in Criminal Justice in 2017.

“Life is Better When You are Laughing” is a quote that he loved and lived by.
Mitchell’s sense of humor, smile and laughter were contagious.  He was a gentle giant who had a big heart and a kind soul. His fierce love of family and his faith will be his legacy.

Mitchell worked at Chateau Elan Winery and Resort in Braselton, GA.  He was blessed to work with his “Paddy’s Pub” family. He had a multitude of friends and loyal patrons.

Mitchell is survived his parents, Craig & Sarah Brett of Flowery Branch; brothers, Steven Brett of Atlanta and Joey Brett of Flowery Branch; sister, Lauren Brett of Marietta; aunts & uncles, Jane (Brent) Bagley of Sauk Rapids, MN, Suzanne (Benny) Creed of Marietta, Daniel (Robin) Aarhus of Benson, MN, Scott (Penny) Brett of Huntersville, NC, Gary (Luzma) Brett of Charlotte, NC, and Shelley (Kevin) Hawk of Rock Hill, SC; grandfathers, Gerald Aarhus of Danvers, MN and Larry Brett of Rock Hill, South Carolina; and not to forget his Loyal and Loving Blue Heeler, Hank.  He was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Harriett E. Aarhus and Coral J. Brett; and uncle, Darrell Brett.

The family gratefully acknowledges your attendance and many kind expressions of sympathy, and invite you to join them for lunch after the interment.

Memorial Park South Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, Georgia 30542 is in charge of arrangements.  Send on-line condolences to

Condolences 8
Mary Clark 2020-01-19 09:50:14
Sarah, I am so sorry to hear of Mitchell's passing. I remember all the stories you shared about him and thought "he could be my child!" I always enjoyed hearing about him. In time all the sweet memories will fill us with joy having been blessed by his presence. Special love, Mary Clark (retired CES Principal)
Jody Key and Family 2020-01-20 14:14:33
We are praying for your family during this difficult time. May Mitchell Rest In Peace and perpetual light shine upon him. Love you all!!
Gus Moser 2020-01-20 18:06:18
Dear Craig & Sarah.....You both have my deepest condolences. You and your family are in my prayers.
kip burt 2020-01-22 10:47:54
So sorry for your loss!
Karla Nelson 2020-01-22 21:17:27
Mrs Brett Ryan came home today and asked if we could please add you to our prayers . I’m so sorry for your loss and I pray peace and comfort for you and your family. Ryan thinks so much of you and you have been a blessing to him.
Teresa Alexander 2020-01-22 22:16:58
Dear Sarah & Family, So very heart-broken for the loss of your beloved son. He was such a special part of a precious family. May God give you peace and comfort as only He can during this most difficult season of life. With love, Teresa Alexander & Family
Darryl and Debbie Fowler 2020-01-22 23:12:23
Lauren I am truly sorry for the loss of your brother. I too have been in the very shoes you are in right now. No words can make it better, only time will help to heal your heart. I’m keeping you in my thoughts. Love Darryl And Debbie Fowler
Linda Schuerman 2020-01-23 17:22:43
oh Sarah, it is with a heavy heart that I send my condolences.
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