Gribble, Beatrice (Dalton)

Saturday, June 27, 2020

Beatrice Gribble, age 82, of Dalton, Georgia, departed this life Friday June 26, 2020 at a local hospital.  

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.pondersfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements will be announced by Ponders Melrose Chapel, 138 Melrose Drive Dalton, GA 30721, (706) 226-4002.


Abernathy, Fearby Lena Russell (Dalton)

Welch-Black, Ronda Fay (Cleveland)

Crabtree, Jeremy Keith (Summerville)


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Ronda Fay Welch-Black, 43, of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, June 26, 2020. She was a 1994 graduate of South Pittsburg High School, Lincoln Memorial Alumni and worked at Tencate Grass in ... (click for more)

Jeremy Keith Crabtree, 28, of Summerville, passed away on Tuesday, June 30, 2020. He was employed with Nissin Brakes. He was preceded in death by his aunt, Ramona Crabtree; and uncle, ... (click for more)



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