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Nellie Dorothy Camp

June 5, 1923 April 24, 2018
Nellie Dorothy Camp
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Nellie Dorothy Brown Camp, age 94, of Austell, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, April 24, 2018.  The last of nine children, Dorothy was born on June 5, 1923, inside the home built by her father. After growing up in Franklin, Georgia, she married John Milus Camp and they would raise 6 children.  She sold Avon briefly and worked for Dolly Madison Bakery and finished her sales career with Ruff’s Fabrics in Mableton. The majority of her life was devoted to her children and grandchildren. She was a member of the former Bethel Chapel in Mableton.  Dorothy was an avid reader and student of the Bible.  She also enjoyed sewing and crocheting.  She watched gospel television and also played the piano for a quartet for many years. 
In addition to her parents, George Washington Brown and Pearl Almyra Roberts Brown, she was also preceded in death by her husband, John Milus Camp; son: Johnny Clyde Camp; daughter: Martha “Edie” Wages; four brothers and four sisters.
She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law: Marie and Homer Foster of Cumming, GA, Janice and Gene Richardson of Ooltewah, TN, and Cheri and Tony Huff of Austell, GA; son and daughter-in-law: Ronald A. and Sandra Camp of Newnan; sister-in-law: Emily Brown of Franklin, GA; and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at Hightower’s Memorial Chapel in Douglasville, GA on Friday, April 27, 2018, beginning at 11:30 am followed by the funeral service at 1:00 pm in Hightower’s Chapel with Pastors Greg Foster, Tony Huff, and Sam Locklear officiating.  Music will be by Sam Locklear.  The pianist will be Jan Day.
Interment will follow in Sunrise Memorial Gardens with Johnny Camp, Scott Wages, Corey Wages, David Foster, Steven Camp, and Joey Camp serving as Pallbearers.
You may share your thoughts and condolences online at www.hightowersmemorial.comHightower’s Memorial Chapel of Douglasville, GA has charge of the arrangements. 770-489-2818


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Visitation

Friday

27

Apr

11:30 AM 4/27/2018 11:30:00 AM - 1:00 PM 4/27/2018 1:00:00 PM
Hightower's Memorial Chapel - Douglasville, GA

7034 Broad Street
Douglasville, GA 30134

Hightower's Memorial Chapel - Douglasville, GA
7034 Broad Street Douglasville 30134 GA
United States

Funeral

Friday

27

Apr

1:00 PM 4/27/2018 1:00:00 PM
Hightower's Memorial Chapel - Douglasville, GA

7034 Broad Street
Douglasville, GA 30134

Hightower's Memorial Chapel - Douglasville, GA
7034 Broad Street Douglasville 30134 GA
United States

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Sunrise Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

3721 Bankhead Highway
Douglasville, GA 30134

3721 Bankhead Highway Douglasville 30134 GA
United States
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