Mary Virginia Dewberry
Mary Virginia Dewberry
  • June 2, 1941 - February 14, 2017
  • Atlanta, Georgia

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Ginger Dewberry passed away on February 14 after a long battle with Alzheimer's. Affectionately known as Nana to her grandchildren and family, Ginger is survived by her loving husband of 53 years, Dale; her two sons, David and Darin; her two daughters in law Sarah and Janet; and her three grandchildren, Catherine, Emily, and Sofia.

Ginger was born to Lenora Green Greer and Fred Watson Greer in Winder, Ga and moved to Atlanta when she was 6 months old. Ginger graduated from Sylvan High School then Emory University in Atlanta. After graduating, Ginger became a high school teacher until she decided to take on her greatest challenge, professional mom to her two sons.

Ginger was able to have many lifelong friends from her time in school, the "book group", and her various roles with First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta.

She was a loving, loyal wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. She will be missed.

A memorial service will be held in the sanctuary at First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta at 1 PM on Saturday the 18th with a reception to follow in Fifield Hall.