DAWSON -- Bertha Blackmon Cheney, 97, of Dawson passed away on February 1, 2012 at Dawson Health and Rehabilitation. Funeral services will be held at Harvey Funeral Chapel at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 6, 2012, with internment in Bronwood City Cemetery. Rev. J. Brooks Partain will officiate. A visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 6, 2012.

Bertha was born in Henry County to the late Alexander H. Blackmon and the late Myrtle Clark Blackmon. She was a homemaker and a member of the Bronwood Methodist Church.

Preceding her in death were her parents and her husband, Reid Cheney.

Survivors include her niece, Linda Hunnicutt (Ray) of Birmingham, AL; nephew, Jon Young (Cookie) of Havelock, NC; great-niece, Renee Ryan of Madison, AL; and great-nephews, William Ray Hunnicutt of Chattanooga, TN, Wade Hunnicutt of Atlanta and Victor Young of High Springs, FL.

Those wishing to sign the online registry may do so at www.harveyfuneralhome.com.

Harvey Funeral Home

Dawson 229/995-2104