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MaryAnn Nolan

February 29, 1936 — February 23, 2022

MaryAnn W. Nolan, 85 formerly of Folkston Georgia, who now lived in to Carrabelle Florida, passed away to her Heavenly home on Wednesday February 23, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. MaryAnn was a Christian woman who loved the Lord and followed him faithfully.

She was born in Chicago Illinois on February 29, 1936 to Friedrich Wiegel and Sophia Kraus Wiegel.

MaryAnn was a Master Seamstress and was well known for her homemade quilts, dolls and clothing. She owned and operated The Country Gift Shop on US1. She was a homemaker, wife, mother to many and loved animals. She was a devout Christian and still a member of Camp Pinckney Baptist Church for over 40 years, where she taught Sunday school. Even though she wasn’t able to attend in person for several years, she was so excited that she was finally able to watch her home church service religiously every Sunday morning on her tablet.

She is survived by four sisters: Adeline Tunison, Sharon Wiegel, Karin (Jerry) Malmin, and Darlene (Walter) Buchwald. Eight daughters: Cindy Dixon of New Bern NC.; Susan Horne of Folkston Ga.; Debra D. (Chuck) Woods of Lincolnton NC.; Kimberly (Keith) Mobley of Waycross Ga.; Tamra Joy Nolan of Carrabelle Fl.; Karyn (Tim) Beard of Folkston Ga.; Renee (Cecil) Bodrey of Carrabelle Fl.; Jodi (Mark) Spurlock of Folkston, Ga.; One son: Billy Nolan of Fairfield ME.; She had Twenty-five Grandchildren and Forty-five Great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She is preceded in death by her parents Friedrich & Sophia Wiegel, and four brothers; Freddy (Shorty) Wiegel; David (Linda) Wiegel, Gilbert (Ardelle) Wiegel and Christ (Ella) Wiegel.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons: Christopher Spurlock, Daniel Nolan, Michael Horne, Matthew Dixon, Andrew Bodrey, Willie Bodrey, James Beard, Michael Bolch, Travis Dixon, Jimmy Dixon Abbott, Robbie Dixon, Tyler Dixon Abbott, Eric Dixon, Patrick Mobley, Cecil Bodrey Jr.

The Family will receive friends and family on Monday February 28, 2022 from 6 to 8pm at Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home in Folkston, Georgia. A celebration of life service will be held at Camp Pinckney Baptist Church at 11am on Tuesday March 1, 2022. Interment will be in Camp Pinckney Cemetery following the service.

Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home, Folkston, Georgia.

To send flowers to the family in memory of MaryAnn Nolan, please visit our flower store.

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Tuesday, March 1, 2022

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