View Mobile Site
  • Bookmark and Share

ASK THE EXPERTS

Shirley Joan Forbes

POSTED: January 22, 2014 4:00 a.m.

Shirley Joan Forbes, 77, of Dawsonville, died Jan. 12, 2014.

Born Nov. 3, 1936 in Oakland, Neb., to the late George and Alberta Rough, she had lived in Dawson County for the past 19 years, having moved from Lockport, Ill.

Mrs. Forbes retired from Rockwell International in Lemont, Ill., after more than 20 years of service.

Her husband of 50 years, William Denton "Bill" Forbes Sr.; and a brother, George Edward Rough, preceded her in death.

Survivors include her children, Melody Yeary, Valerie Spanos, Jason Forbes, all of Joliet, Ill., William D. Jr. and Denise Forbes of Dawsonville, Julie Forbes of Cumming, Marc Forbes, Jessica and Steven Phillips, all of Kilgore, Texas, Jennifer and Don Bilthuis of Wilmington, Ill; stepdaughter, Shari Schoeppey of Oklahoma; 19 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; various other relatives also survive.

A prayer service was held at 7 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Ingram Funeral Home with the Rev. Sammy Harben officiating.

Bearden Funeral Home of Dawsonville was in charge of the arrangements.

 

 

COMMENTS

  • Bookmark and Share

Commenting not available.
Commenting is not available.

FEATURED PHOTOS

9/11 ceremony held at Stati...
Members of the Dawson Count...
Motorsports Park plans grou...
The groundbreaking ceremony...
System honors award winners
James Holton, far left, and...
Event benefits animal shelter
Dawsonville Mayor James Gro...
Elliott finishes second at ...
Chase Elliott continues his...
Governor recognizes county ...
Gov. Nathan Deal recognized...
System awarded
From left to right, Payroll...
Tigers 0-2 on season
Tiger wide receiver Dalton ...
Robinson educator named tops
Robinson Elementary Teacher...
Elliott finishes fifth
Chase Elliott signs an auto...
 

AP VIDEO


Contents of this site are © Copyright 2014 Dawsonnews, Dawsonville, GA. All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...