FORT OGLETHORPE Dorothy Nash, 79, died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012 in a local health care facility. She had lived most of her life in the North Georgia area. Mrs. Nash loved dancing, playing cards, and spending time with her family. She had a keen sense of humor and valiantly fought numerous health battles with fortified determination and faith. Mrs. Nash was preceded in death by her parents, Luther and Alifair Hooper Hullender Sr.; husband, Andrew Nash; brothers, Carl Hullender, Raymond Hullender, and Burl Hullender; sister, Audrey Davis.Survivors are her son, Michael Spivey, Harrison, Tenn.; daughters, Brenda (Taryl) Gernhardt, Madison, Ala., Wanda Spivey Cramer, Fort Oglethorpe, Ga.; brothers, Fred Hullender, Ringgold, Luther (Thelma) Thelma Hullender Jr.; sister, Aline Hullender, Fort Oglethorpe; grandchildren, Tara Gernhardt and Blayne Spivey; several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be Noon today in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Maurice Payne officiating. Interment will be in Anderson Memorial Gardens, Ringgold, Georgia.Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association American Cancer Society, Alzheimer's Association, or the American Diabetes Association.Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort with the family and view the memorial tribute.The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. today at Heritage Funeral Home and Crematory, Battlefield Parkway.