In Memory of




Obituary for Nancy Jane Upton

Nancy Jane Upton, 70 of Tucker, GA, passed away peacefully at her home after an extended battle with cancer. She was born to the late John and Mattie Barron. Nancy was raised in the North Georgia Mountains and was an avid lover of family, friends and animals. She was a loving mother and grandmother and will be missed dearly.

She is preceded in death by her sisters, Barbara Barron Kennerly and Dixie Barron Kelly.

She is survived by her children, Larry Joe and Megan Upton of Dawsonville, GA, Jamie Lee and Chris Stephens of Pelzer, SC; grandchildren, Kylie and Landyn; niece, Ashley Ann Kennerly of Snellville, GA.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made in Nancy’s memory to the charity of your choice.

Condolences may be left online at

Bearden Funeral Home, Dawsonville, GA