McLENDON, Jean Knight
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Jean Knight McLendon, age 83, of Powder Springs, Ga. passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at West Cobb Funeral Home and Crematory in Marietta (at the intersection of Macland Road and the East-West Connector) with Dr. Richard Walker officiating. Interment will follow at Westview Cemetery in Atlanta. A native of Atlanta, Jean, along with family, moved to Powder Springs 12 years ago from Sandy Springs. She graduated from Brown High School, then attended the University of Georgia where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Education. She excelled as a real estate agent for over 25 years, is a member of the Million Dollar Club with the Sandy Springs office of Northside Realty, and is a past president of Alpha Chi Omega at UGA. Survivors include husband, C. Guy Mclendon Sr., Powder Springs, Ga.; four children, William F. Riley, Jr., John’s Creek, Ga., Karen Sou “Katie” McLendon, Powder Springs, Ga., Elisabeth Victoria McLendon, Powder Springs, Ga., Cecil G. McLendon Jr. and wife Lei, Sandy Springs, Ga.; brother, Joel J. Knight Jr. and wife Martha, Sandy Springs, Ga.; sister, Gail Early, Tequesta, Fla.; three grandchildren, William Fowler Riley III, Dr. Lauren Katherine Riley, and Edward Duval McLendon. The family will receive relatives and friends Monday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m., and Tuesday from 12 p.m. until 2 p.m. (the service hour) at the funeral home. Online guest book at

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