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Patricia Popiel Dalon

January 28, 1951 — June 21, 2015

Patricia Popiel Dalon

ELLAVILLE, GA --- Patricia Popiel Dalon died in her home on June 21, 2015 in Nashville, TN after an extended illness.  Born on January 28, 1951 in Americus, GA, Pat spent her formative years in Ellaville before moving to Atlanta.  She was preceded in death by her parents Henry and Annie Inez Popiel and grandparents Ausey Lee and Annie Mae Snyder Smith of Ellaville and Jules & Pearl Popiel of Philidelphia, PA.

A devoted mother and grandmother, she is survived by her three children: Dustin Dalon, David Dalon and Carrie Dalon Smith and four grandchildren: Caitlyn, Addison & Teagan Dalon and Ryder Smith.  Pat is also survived by her brother H. Ronald Popiel and sister Melanie Popiel Cook.

Pat had a lifelong love of horses which she enjoyed over the years, riding and caring for her own as a child and adult.

There will be a brief memorial service conducted by Rev. Jonathan Beckum at Ellaville United Methodist Church in Ellaville, GA on Sunday, August 16, 2015 at 3:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to: Georgia Equine Rescue League, Ltd., P.O. Box 328, Bethlehem, GA  30620 or on line at:

Watson-Giddens Funeral Home of Ellaville, GA is in charge of arrangements.

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Past Services

Memorial Service

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Starts at 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Ellaville United Methodist Church

Ellaville, GA

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