Visitation Information:

May 19th, 2019 at 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery and Crematory
2030 Memorial Park Road Gainesville, GA 30504

Service Information:

May 19th, 2019 at 02:00 PM
Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery and Crematory
2030 Memorial Park Road Gainesville, GA 30504

Mrs. Joan Dorenda Aiken Bernard, 67

~~Death Notice

May 16, 2019

After a two year battle with lymphoma cancer, Joan Aiken Bernard, age 67, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2019 in Gainesville, GA.
Joan was born in Gainesville, GA to the late David and Beatrice Buffington Aiken.
She is survived by her daughter, Melanie Bernard of Gainesville, GA, daughter and son-in-law, Emily and Ed Crawley of Virginia Beach, VA, granddaughters, Ashley Landrum of Spartanburg, SC, and Jasmine Crawley of Virginia Beach, VA, grandson Eddie Crawley of Virginia Beach, VA, great grandson Jayden and great granddaughter Averie of Spartanburg, SC, and sister and brother-in-law, Elaine and Don Reagan of Gainesville, GA.
Mom had an outgoing and positive personality!  Always smiling and looking on the brighter side of everything, even while battling cancer.  She loved meeting and talking to people.  She loved animals and is survived by her loving dog Neka!!
We would like to especially thank her lifelong best friend, Nancy Gilmer, for all her help, love and support throughout our Mother’s illness!!
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA 30504.


Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA  30504 is in charge of arrangements.

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Condolences 3
Marlena Robertson 2019-05-17 06:41:43
I am so heart broken. Joan was like a second mother to me. If I ever needed anyone to talk to she was there for me always. I admired how strong of a woman she was battling her illness and continued to laugh and smile through it all. She will be missed terribly.
Beth 2019-05-18 10:59:40
I want to offer my condolences to Joan's family and friends. May your precious memories of her provide comfort for you. Also, pray to God for peace and comfort. He will help you to cope with your loss because God cares for you. 1Peter 5:6,7
Melanie 2019-05-19 18:44:37
Everyone at Publix on Dawsonville Highway will miss her bright shining smile! She never had an un-positive word to say about anything!
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