Mrs. Lurline "Nene" Barksdale

Mrs. Lurline "Nene" Barksdale, age 92, of Newnan, GA, formerly of Wadesboro, NC, and Weirton, W. Virginia, passed away on June 27, 2013, at Savannah Court. She was born on Jan. 10, 1921, in Auburn, GA. She was preceded in death by husband, William Donaldson Barksdale and parents William Howell Parker and Jennie Mae Clack Parker.

Mrs. Barksdale is survived by her children, Steve and Donna Barksdale, Katie and Tom Garrett and Meg and Perry Madich; grandchildren, Andrew Barksdale, Emily Barksdale, Matthew Garrett, Seth and Lisa Garrett, Rachel and Andrew Bagley, P.J. and Katie Adams and Parker Adams; great-grandchildren, Harlan Garrett, Levi and Asher Adams.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.mckoon.com .

Funeral services will be held Friday, July 5, at 1 p.m. in the chapel of McKoon Funeral Home, Rev. JoAn Kinrade officiating. Visitation will be held Friday, July 5, from noon until service time. Burial will be on Saturday, July 6, at 1 p.m. at Eastside Cemetery in Rockingham, NC.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Ellerbe United Methodist Church, 2281 N. Main Street, Ellerbe, NC 28338.

The family would like to thank all the staff at Savannah Court for their loving care they gave our mother.

McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson St., Newnan, GA 30263; 770-253-4580.


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