Unfortunately we have some sad news to report–our neighbor, Ms. Eva Perdue succumbed to a long struggle with cancer on Friday, September 30, 2016. Ms. Perdue was a long-standing community member and was also one of the daughters of Mr. Moody, the founder and first president of the Mechanicsville Civic Association. Ms. Perdue is survived by her partner Nagejuan Hernandez, who resides at 254 Doane Street SW, Atlanta, GA 30315.

The family is seeking the community’s assistance with Ms. Perdue’s funeral arrangements. Members of the community who wish to assist with the cost of funeral and memorial services may contact Goolsby Mortuary at 1375 Jonesboro Road, Atlanta, GA 30315 or by phone at (404) 588-0128.

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