Posts tagged with "Southern Sweets Bakery"

Celebration planned to honor life of Southern Sweets owner Nancy Cole

Posted by Dena Mellick July 30, 2015

Southern Sweets Bakery plans to celebrate the life of owner Nancy Cole just as she would have wanted – with delicious desserts. Cole passed away July 17 after a long battle with cancer. In announcing her passing nearly two weeks ago, the bakery promised, “We are planning now and will announce a date soon to honor […]

Nancy Cole, owner of Southern Sweets Bakery, passes away

Posted by Dena Mellick July 17, 2015

Nancy Cole, the owner of Southern Sweets Bakery, passed away Friday, July 17. Southern Sweets Bakery posted this message on its Facebook page Friday: The Southern Sweets Bakery Family is saddened today as founder Nancy Cole passed away this morning surrounded by loved ones. Her family would like to sincerely thank you for the outpouring […]

Friend buys painting to benefit terminally-ill Southern Sweets owner, donates it to restaurant

Posted by Dena Mellick July 2, 2015

By Dena Mellick, Associate editor A friend of Southern Sweets owner Nancy Cole purchased a painting that two local artists put up for auction to raise money for the terminally-ill restaurateur. Larry McDaniel, owner of Trinity Title Insurance in Decatur, purchased “Butterflies for Nancy,” an encaustic painting created by artists Kim McGill Stuart and Penny Treese. […]

Artists auctioning off painting to help terminally-ill Southern Sweets owner

Posted by Dena Mellick June 18, 2015

Two artists who once taught art classes to Southern Sweets owner Nancy Cole and her husband are selling a painting to raise funds for Cole who is terminally ill. Cole is home on hospice care after several years of cancer treatment. A Crowdrise account was set up to help her family pay for round-the-clock nursing […]

Family raising funds for terminally-ill Southern Sweets owner

Posted by Dena Mellick June 10, 2015

This story has been updated. By Dena Mellick, Associate editor The owner of Southern Sweets Bakery is home on hospice care following several years of cancer treatment. A Crowdrise account has been set up to help Nancy Cole’s family pay for the 24-hour home nurse care. Dave Woelber does social media and marketing for Southern Sweets. […]

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