On Tuesday, November 24, 2020, Mrs. Dovie Lou Anderson Walden Myers passed away
peacefully in the presence of her loving children and family. She will always be remembered as
a joyful lady who never met a stranger. Anyone who met her loved her and her contagious
smile.
Dovie was born on August 15, 1938, to Charlie and Carrie Bell Albertson Anderson in
Dahlonega, GA. In 1956 she married John Luke “Jay” Walden and together they raised 6
children during their 37 years of marriage until Jay’s passing in 1993. She later married Mr.
Richard Myers who passed in 2014.
Dovie, affectionately called “Nanny” by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a
member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents and husbands, Dovie was preceded in death by her sister and
brother-in-law, Magdaline and Willie Morrison, and brother-in-law Hal Barrett.
She is survived by her children and their spouses; Cathy and Ricky Phillips, Phyllis, and Earl
Fain, Ricky and Judy Walden, Stevie and Pat Walden, Christine and Edward Reed, Penny and
Reggie Couch, sister, Brenda Barrett, sister and brother-in-law Bonnie and Ronnie Barnes, 11
Grandchildren, 18 Great-grandchildren, Ricky, and Donna Myers and RHDonna and Benny
Shubert, and her extended family from her marriage to Mr. Richard Myers

Funeral Services are scheduled for 2 PM Friday, November 27th, 2020 at the Barrett Funeral
Home Chapel.
Interment will follow at Philippi Baptist Church Cemetery in Dahlonega. The Rev. Chris
Anderson and Rev. Les Fuller will officiate.
The family will receive friends from 12 PM – 2 PM Friday, November 27th, 2020.
Due to Covid-19 the family is strongly encourages everyone to wear masks.
The family would like to extend a very special thanks to Northeast Ga. Medical Center Hospice.
They were a blessing to our mother and us. We love you Devira and Tiffany. Thanks for all you
have done.
To leave the family a condolence or share a memory please visit www.barretfh.com
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland.