Mrs. Susanne Knight Dabney, 88, passed into glory January 11, 2018. She was born October 3, 1929, to Ervin and Hannah Knight in Cheraw, South Carolina. Susanne graduated from Coker College and the University of Georgia. She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph E. Dabney to whom she was married for 62 years.
Survivors include her daughter, Geneva Llewellyn (Anthony) of Athens; sons Earl, Mark, Scott and Chris Dabney of the Atlanta area; grandchildren April and Cheryl Llewellyn and Jon Dabney; sister Miriam Bell; and cousins Herb Poston, Elizabeth Beach and Sarah Martha Moore. Special friends and extended family include Judy Valencia and Pablo, Jacqueline and Victoria Ordonez.
Susanne was a devoted follower of Jesus and loved everyone. She had a variety of careers, including wife and mother, teacher, social worker, ESOL Director and writer. She loved her Lord, her family, photography and her flowers.
A graveside service will be held 3 p.m. Friday, February 9, 2018, at the Georgia National Cemetery in Clayton, Georgia. Berryhill Funeral Home is assisting the family.
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