Dimple Fricks, 87, of Dahlonega, died Oct. 13, 2016.
Born June 24, 1929 to the late Grover and Carrie Jones, she had been a resident of Lumpkin County for most of her life.
A devoted and loving mother and grandmother, she was a wonderful cook who enjoyed taking care of her family any way that she could.
Her husband, Joe Ben Fricks; daughter, Janice Rider; brothers, Bill Jones, Tom Jones; and a sister, Lois Wehunt, also preceded her in death.
Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, Carlton Fricks, Wayne Fricks, Jerrell and Melba Fricks, Billy and Becky Fricks, all of Dahlonega, Kenneth and Marsha Fricks of Dawsonville; daughters and son-in-law, Delorice Powell, Donna Fricks, Sandy and Robert West, all of Dahlonega, Gale Harris of Dawsonville; brothers, Frank Jones, Walter Jones; sisters, Mildred Crane, Ruby Norrell; 18 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; various other relatives also survive.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Oct. 16 in the Bearden Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Chris Butler officiating. Interment followed in Nimblewill Baptist Church Cemetery.
Bearden Funeral Home of Dawsonville was in charge of the arrangements.