Dorothy Nally


Mrs. Dorothy "Dot" Nally, age 96, passed away on Sunday, January 13, 2019.

Mrs. Nally was born on February 12, 1922, the fifth child of the late Claude and Carolla Barton Garrison of the Pine Log Community. She was married to the late Odell Nally of Rydal, GA. They were married for seventy-three years.

Mrs. Nally was a homemaker and was a substitute Rural Letter Carrier for her husband on the Kingston Mail Route.  She also worked for a time at the Bell Bomber plant that is now known as Lockheed.  Mrs. Nally was also an avid bowler and was a member of a league for many years.

Mrs. Nally was preceded in death by her husband, Odell Nally; brothers, Earl, Ernest, Mark and Mack Garrison; sister, Annelle Garrison Lipscomb; step-grandson, Tommy Gregory.

She is survived by sons, Paul (Sandra) Nally and Jerry (Faye) Nally, both of Rydal, GA; grandchildren, Paula Colosi, Clay (Christy) Nally, Ginger (Joel) Peacock, Amanda (Joey) Crocker, and Brad (Kinsley) Nally; great-grandchildren, Amanda Gregory Jacobs and Anthony Gregory; great-grandchildren, Leia (Nate) Colosi Randall, Naomi Colosi, Brittany, Chandler, Sandi, and Emma Nally, Daniel Crocker, Kyle, Cody (Hayden), Cole (Laura) and Cade Nally; step-great-grandchildren, Tiffany Peacock (Chase) Garmon, Kinsey, Emma and Jaycee Morgan, Heath (Jennifer) McGee, Sam McGee, Kyndall Jones, Abigail, Nova and Jason Jacobs, Jr. "JJ; step-great-great-grandchildren, Elena Blanchard, Lane McGee and Aspen Dupree.

Celebration of Life Services will be announced at a later date.

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Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Dr., Cartersville, GA 30120 has charge of the arrangements.