Margaret Ann Dean, age 80, of Calhoun, passed away peacefully at her residence Friday evening January 28th surrounded by her loving family.
Margaret was born July 26, 1941, in Floyd County, daughter of the late Hubert G. Long and Willie Mae Ingle Long. She was a member of the Heritage Baptist Church and was a well-known hairdresser who owned and operated the La Senora Beauty Salon for more than 26 years along with her dear friend Nina Brumlow.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Lamar Dean, brothers; Curtis Long, Wayne Long, Ray Long, and Norman Long, sisters; Mary Jane Long, June Dugger and Paulette Bagley.
She is survived by her daughter; Larae Pennel and her husband Dr. Ted Pennel, one brother; Johnny Long, two sisters; Margo Johnson and Maxine McKinney; her granddaughter; Isabella Pennel and a host of nieces, nephews and cousin also survives.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday January 31st at 3pm from the chapel of Thomas Funeral Home with Rev. Stacey Hensley officiating. Kenny Herron and David Cornette will have charge of the music. Entombment will follow in Gordon Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers serving include Dr. Ted Pennel, Mike Patania, Nick Land, Travis Long, Dale Bentley, Tommy Brumlow, Howard Brock, and Lamar Benton. Honorary pallbearers will include, Buddy Moss, Kenny Herron, Tedd Long, Flipper McDaniel, Mike Dugger, Wayne Dugger, Ron Bagley, Bill Hutchinson, Walley Stabenow, and Greg Powell.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, January 30th from 4 PM until 8 PM at Thomas Funeral Home.
You may leave the family online condolences at www.thomasfuneralhomecalhoun.com
Thomas Funeral Home has proudly been entrusted with the care of Margaret Ann Dean.