Mr. William 'Billy' Dedrick

Mr. William "Billy" Dedrick, 29, of Newnan passed away Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, as a result of a motorcycle accident. He was born June 8, 1985, in Nashua, NH, to William Thomas Dedrick & Mary Padgett Dedrick.

Billy grew up in 10 different states, where he became friends with people all over the country. He attended Georgia Military College and graduated from the University of West Georgia with a degree in nursing. Billy was a hard worker who paid his way through college, working as an ER Tech at Southern Regional Hospital and as a fireman at the Clayton County Fire Department. At the time of his death, he was working as an Emergency Room Nurse at Piedmont Newnan Hospital.

The memorial service is Thursday, Aug. 7 at 4 p.m. in the chapel of the funeral home. The family will receive friends beginning at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson St., Newnan.

Condolences can be expressed online at

Survivors include mother, Mary (Blaine) Savage; father, Bill Dedrick; siblings, Mollie Elizabeth (Scott) Sullivan, Michael Thomas Dedrick, David Nathan Dedrick, Maria Anna Dedrick; nephews, Caleb Sullivan, Thomas Sullivan; girlfriend Kaci Eady; grandparents, Samuel & Serafina Padgett; numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory, 770-253-4580

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