View Mobile Site
  • Bookmark and Share

Mary Monkus

POSTED: November 18, 2009 4:00 a.m.

Mary Monkus, 86, of Dawsonville, died Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009.

  

Born July 26, 1923 in Whitfield County to the late Tom and Lillie Parker, she had lived in Dawson County for the past 13 years.

  

Mrs. Monkus retired from United Community Bank after more than 20 years of service, was a member of the Dawson Community Chorale, and was an active member of the First Baptist Church of Dawsonville, where she sang in the choir.

  

Survivors include her husband of 33 years, Ted Monkus of Dawsonville; children, Cindy and Keith Swinford of Cohutta, Barbara and Jerry Dotson, Michael Monkus, Deborah and Allen Foster, all of Ellijay, Billy and Joyce Monkus, Roy Monkus, all of Dawsonville, Fredia and Ronnie Casper of Blue Ridge, Carol and Billy Crumbley of Dahlonega; sister and brother-in-law, Mildred and Charles Schievelhud of Dalton; special friend, Regina Waters; 18 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; various other relatives also survive.

  

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 16 at the First Baptist church of Dawsonville with Dr. Jim Gaines officiating. Interment followed at 2:30 p.m. in the Whitfield Memorial Gardens in Dalton.

  

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

COMMENTS

  • Bookmark and Share

Commenting not available.
Commenting is not available.

FEATURED PHOTOS

Tigers take down Warriors
Cullen Reed sinks free thro...
Lady Tigers win at home ove...
Emma Brown dribbles past a ...
Local teen collects donatio...
Shannon Porter, second from...
Seniors mimic masters with ...
The senior center held thei...
Robinson teacher finds her ...
Brittany Bronson poses with...
Jack Trammell named Hugh O’...
Priscilla Taylor of the Wom...
Don't rain on our parade
Children posed with the Gri...
City seeks to save longtime...
Plennie Robinson’s old home...
Tigers get win over Northvi...
The Dawson County Tigers pl...
Lady Tigers fall short agai...
Kati Brady brings the ball ...
 

Please wait ...