Mary was born Dec. 25, 1945, in Lafayette, the daughter of the late Archie D. and Zella Lucille (Maples) York, was employed for many years in the carpet industry and was of the Baptist faith.
Surviving is her husband, J.D. Dillon of Fairmount; stepchildren, Emily Hill of Rockmart, John Dillon Jr. of Murphy, N.C., Deborah Dinsmore of Fairmount; three grandchildren, Joy Dinsmore, Melissa Smith and Ansley Underwood; two great-grandchildren, Destiny and Dillon Smith; sisters, Sue Hayes of Trion, Joyce Moore of Lafayette, Paulette Long (Andy) of Rydal, Hazel Mattox (Doug) of Calhoun; brothers, Herman York of Summerville, Raymond York of Johns Creek, Wayne York (Jane) of Summerville; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 24, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Owen Funeral Home with Rev. Doug Mattox officiating.
Burial will follow in Greenhill Memorial Gardens in Summerville at 2 p.m.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday evening from 6 to 8 p.m.
Pallbearers will be Jamie Mattox, Kevin Mattox, Michael Long, David Long, Garry Hill and Tracy Dinsmore.
Please go to www.owenfunerals.com to post tributes and sign the online guestbook.
Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, is in charge of the arrangements.