MOUNT AIRY — Miss Brandy Dawn Niston, 39, of Mount Airy, passed away Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at Moses Cone Hospital in Greensboro. She was born in Surry County on Oct. 22, 1972, to Steve Allen and Diane Collins Niston Sr. In addition to her parents, Miss Niston is survived by two sisters and brothers-in-law, Sheila and Keith Inman, Michelle and Steve Barker; a brother and sister-in-law, Steve and Sonja Niston Jr.; and special nieces and nephews, Heather Marion, Kaitlin Barker, Hayley Inman, Whitney Niston, Alex Inman, Taylor Inman, Jake Marion and Jacob “Boo” Marion. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at Ivy Green Baptist Church Cemetery by the Rev. Lester Bryant. Her body will lie in state in the church 30 minutes prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorials be made to Moody Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1288, Mount Airy, NC 27030, to assist with the funeral expenses; or to Ivy Green Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 818 Old Lowgap Road, Mount Airy, NC 27030. Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.