McCain, Wanda Faye (Dalton)

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Wanda Faye McCain, 53, of Dalton, GA, died Tuesday evening, January 15, 2013 at her home. 

Wanda was born July 30, 1959 in Copperhill, TN. She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jackie Lee McCain; and a sister, Kathy Painter. 

She is survived by her parents, Reverend William and Dorothy Adams Painter of the home; brothers and sisters-in-law, James and Jackie Panter and Jeff and Sandra Painter; and several nieces and nephews. 

Services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Wanda Faye McCain will be held Friday, January 18, at 1 p.m. at Ponders Melrose Chapel with Reverend Donald Weaver officiating. She will be laid to rest at Colonial Hills Memorial Park with her family and close friends serving as pallbearers. 

The family will receive friends at Ponders Melrose Chapel from -9 p.m. Thursday, January 17 and after 10 a.m. Friday, January 18 at the Ponders Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements.



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