Mrs. Dorothy M. Hyde

Mrs. Dorothy M. Hyde, age 79, of Newnan, GA, died at her residence on June 17, 2013.

She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. She was born in Newnan on Sept. 17, 1933, to the late Royce W. Shadix and Gracie Calhoun Shadix. She enjoyed playing the piano, reading, quilting, cooking, and spending time with her family.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Lonnie Hyde Jr., and son Dennis Hyde. Surviving are her son Darryl Hyde and his partner, Don Berry, of Newnan; daughter, Deborah Reynolds and her husband, Billy, of Newnan; brothers, “Bud” Harold Shadix and his wife, Glenda, of Franklin and Jimmy Shadix and his wife, Marzell, of Newnan; 6 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren; loving niece and best friend, Tammy Hyatt; special friends, Gene Plant, Steve Griffin, Lynn Richardson, and Donnie Blankenship; nieces and nephews.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.higginshillcrestchapel.com. A visitation time with family and friends will be held from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, June 30 at the funeral home.

Higgins Hillcrest Chapel Funeral Home, Newnan, 770-253-4723



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