Mildred Irene Saxon, 88
Passed Away: 12/18/2012
Mildred Irene Saxon, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at Gateway Health & Rehab following an extended illness.
Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, December 21, 2012 at 11:00 am in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home with interment to follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. Reverend Drewery Loggins and Reverend Allen Roper will officiate. The family will receive friends on Thursday, December 20, 2012 from 5 – 8 pm at the funeral home.
Mrs. Saxon was born September 23, 1924 in Gainesville, Georgia to the late George Cagle and Ruby A. Jordon Cagle. She retired from Warren Featherbone with 47 years of service. Mildred was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Paul Saxon.
Mrs. Saxon is survived by her sisters, Madge Cagle of Gainesville and Martha Sue Lowe of Statesboro, Georgia, sister & brother-in-law, Virginia & William R. Matteson of Jacksonville, Florida, sisters-in-law, Rachel Echols of Alto and Anita Collins of Lula, brothers-in-law & sisters-in-law, David & Lavern Saxon of Lula and Grady & Linda Saxon of Lula and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 3650 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville, Georgia 30504.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA 30504 is in charge of arrangements.
Send online condolences to www.memorialparkfuneralhomes.com.
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