Ted Dansby, age 87, of Sun City West, AZ, passed away Friday, May 2, 2014 after a long battle with respiratory disease. Originally from Pine Bluff, AR, he moved to Marietta in 1961 to work as an aeronautical engineer at Lockheed. Ted was preceeded in death by the mother of his four children, Vel Dansby. He is survived by his wife, Peggie Dansby, of Sun City West, AZ; children, Ted Dansby, Jr. (Ginny) of Murfreesboro, TN, DeeDee Hines (James) of Kansas City, MO, Tom Dansby (Susanne) of Trier, Germany, and Nancy Swanson (Cooter) of Kennesaw, GA; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Friends and family are invited to a celebration of his life on Sunday, June 29, 3:00 – 5:00 at the Swanson’s home, 2855 Stilesboro Rd., in Kennesaw.