MOUNT VERNON — Erica Danielle McGregor, 24, of Columbus Road, Mount Vernon, passed away unexpectedly Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, at Knox Community Hospital.
She was born March 13, 1986, in Mount Vernon to Steven and Michelle (McCament) Garrad of Mount Vernon. Erica loved her family and enjoyed raising her children.
She is survived by her husband, Paul McGregor of Mount Vernon; two daughters, Kelly Bales and McKenzie Garrad of Mount Vernon; two stepchildren, Halie and Austin McGregor of Mount Vernon; her brother, Shawn Garrad of Mount Vernon; her sisters, Courtney Cotton of Mount Vernon and Cassidy Garrad of Mount Vernon; her grandfather, Spencer (Kathy) Harris of Mount Vernon; her grandmother, Margaret Garrad of Mount Vernon; her mother-in-law, Jane (John) Galbraith of Mount Vernon; her father-in-law, Paul A. McGregor of Mount Vernon; a nephew, Coleton Cotton; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Erica was preceded in death by her son, Nicolas Joseph Bales; her grandfather, Ron Garrad; and her grandmother, Esther Weller.
Friends may call Tuesday, Jan. 18, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home, with Brother L.J. Harry officiating. Burial will follow in Mound View Cemetery.
A memorial fund in Erica’s name is being set up through Peoples Bank for the benefit of her children, 11423 Upper Gilchrist Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050.
The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Erica Danielle McGregor.
To leave the family a condolence online visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.