2018-10-10 / Obituaries


India Pickron Klein, age 73, of Atlanta died September 26, 2018.

Born March 11, 1945, in Blakely, she was the first born child to Lamar and Madge Whitehead Pickron. India graduated Miller County High School (MCHS) in Colquitt, with honors in 1963, received her Bachelor of Science degree in Education from the University of Georgia where she was a member of Alpha Omicron Pi sorority, and attended John Marshall Law School. India had a huge heart and was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and friend. Always giving to others, India donated her time, home, and funds to numerous charities throughout her life before becoming ill. Despite the difficulties she faced physically with her illness, India never lost her sense of humor, loving spirit, or charming personality. India was loved not just by her friends and family, but by her nurses and caregivers, even their young children. She will be missed by all.

Preceded in death by her parents, she is survived by her husband, Paul S. Klein; daughter, Dana A. Klein; brother Samuel Pickron Jr.; niece, Lacey Pickron Cadden; nephew, Marty Pickron.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to any of the following charities: AHA, HFSA, FPA, PHA, or ASPCA.

Funeral services were held Saturday, October 6, at 1 o’clock at H.M. Patterson & Son, Spring Hill, 1020 Spring Street, NW, Atlanta. with interment to follow at Arlington Memorial Park.

H.M. Patterson & Son was in charge of arrangements.

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