Faye Leigh Melvin Berrong

Born: Mon., Oct. 20, 1924
Died: Wed., Jan. 23, 2008

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Faye Leigh Melvin Berrong, age 83, of Chamblee, GA died Wednesday, January 23, 2008 at Odyssey Healthcare in Decatur, GA. She was born in Benton County, Arkansas on October 20, 1924 to the late Fred B. Melvin and Martha Melvin. She was a graduate of Cottondale Florida High School and a graduate of Business School in Marianna, FL. For 40 years she was an insurance agent for Middleton Fitzsimmons Insurance Agency. Until declining health prevented her attendance, she was an active member of Friendship/Ruth Sunday School Class and Northwoods Baptist Church in Chamblee, GA which later merged with Northeast Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Garnett "Jack" Berrong of Chamblee, GA; sister-in-law, Ruth Berrong of Lawrenceville, GA; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Graveside Services will be held on Saturday, January 26, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. at Greensboro City Cemetery, Greensboro, GA with Rev. Fred Cox and Rev. Brian Wright officiating. The family requests that any memorials be made to Northeast Baptist Church, 4046 Chamblee-Tucker Road, Chamblee, GA 30341. The family will receive friends from 12:00 noon until time for the service at the funeral home. McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us online at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the guest register.

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Tim Hobbs
   Posted Thu January 24, 2008
Hi Jack. I am so sorry to hear about Faye. She was such a dear woman married to a dear man. I remember you both with great fondness. Please know that I will keep you in my prayers. Tim Hobbs

   Posted Fri January 25, 2008

Jamie Mackey
   Posted Fri January 25, 2008
Jack, You are in my thoughts. I pray for Christ's love and peace to surround you. Jamie

Dot & George North
   Posted Fri January 25, 2008
Jack, We are so sorry to hear of Faye's death.Please accept our deepest sympathies.