Although full details are not yet available, have confirmed the passing of their founder, Dr. Melva Lameda, this past weekend. Since the word got out, condolenses have poured in with several people posting on the Loganville-Grayson Facebook page.
"I am so sorry to hear that. My heart and prayers go out to her family, colleagues and patients. I know she was incredibly respected throughout our community and our Loganville family has suffered a very sad loss." Loganville City Councilwoman Michelle Lynch,
"Awwww!!!! I am sooo srry to hear that she was my sons pediatrician and she was a good person." Melanie Sanford
"She was our pediatrician also..I am so sorry to hear that. Prayers sent." Kelly Brooks
"She was loved by many, truly dedicated to her patients." Terrie Cates Thurmond
"She was a blessing to many and a joy to those who knew her... deepest sympathy to her family and closest friends and colleagues." Julie Brown Honea
"She will be greatly missed! Praying for the familiy during this difficult time." Melinda White Chancey
According to the Loganville Pediatrics website, Dr. Lameda founded Loganville Pediatrics in 1997. She was a Walton County resident and could be found in her spare time tending to her rose garden. Obituary and memorial service information will be posted as soon as it is available.