Mai, Nga Anh (Rossville)

Friday, January 18, 2013

Nga Anh Mai, 59, of Rossville, GA, died Monday, January 14, 2013 in Dayton. 

She was born July 11, 1953 in Saigon, Viet Nam to the late Duong Quang Tan and Lai Kim Duc; and was also preceded in death by her brother, Xuan Kim Lai.

In 1975 she moved from Viet Nam and settled in Dayton until moving to Rossville in 2000. She was educated at the University of Ho Chi Minh City and was a cosmetologist. She was baptized at Grace Bible Church in Dayton.

Nga is survived by her son, David Mai of Villa Rica, GA; daughter, Christine Mai of Atlanta; brothers, Phu Quang (Phuc) Lai of Garland, TX and Phat Quang “Fred” (Juanita) Duong of Chiang Mai, Thailand; and her sister, Ngoc Ahn Duong (Huy) LeQuan of Dayton.

Funeral services for Nga will be held Saturday, January 19 at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Dr. Doug Russell officiating. She will be laid to rest in Rhea Memory Gardens in Dayton.

The family is being served by the Vanderwall Funeral Home in Dayton.


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