Dean Nix Fordham, 78, of Athens, died Friday, June 13, 2008.
Born in Jackson County, she was the daughter of the late Charlie W. and Lillie Barrett Nix. She was a retired dental hygienist and a member of the Church of the Nations in Athens.
Survivors include her husband, Walter Joe Fordham, Athens; daughter, Linda Davis, Hartwell; sisters, Mayrelle Duke, Dorothy Doster, Annie Phillips, all of Jefferson, Pansy Ward, Covington; brothers, Billy Nix, Commerce, Donald Nix, Snellville; grandchildren, Tamara Waddell, Jefferson, Dean Free, Clarkesville; and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Monday, June 16, in the chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Dr. Mel Holmes officiating. Burial was in Woodbine Cemetery in Jefferson.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, was in charge of arrangements.