Yvonne C. Melancon, 84, of Dawsonville, died March 2, 2013. Born Oct. 16, 1928, in New Orleans, La., to the late Joseph Robert and Marietta Lawton, she had lived in Dawson County for the past 20 years.
Eunice M. Bailey, 88, of Cumming, died Feb. 19, 2013. She was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church.
Annie Lou Bragg, 74, of Cumming, died Feb. 20, 2013. Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Vickie and Terry Hamby; companion, William Strayhorn Sr.; various other relatives also survive. Funeral services were held at noon Feb. 22 in the Ingram Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Jerry McCormick, Toby Hamby, Darryl Strayhorn and Garry English officiating. Interment followed at Sawnee View Memorial Gardens. Ingram Funeral Home and Crematory of Cumming was in charge of the ...
Vera Carter, 87, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 18, 2013. Mrs. Carter was born April 13, 1925, to the late H. Percy and Nellie Cox.
Dorothy Louise Evers Maze, 86, of Brookville, Ohio, died Jan. 12, 2013. She was born Feb. 20, 1926, in Providence, R.I., she also lived a number of years in Dawson County.
Jason Harben, 36, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 23, 2013. Born Aug. 31, 1976, he was a lifelong resident of Dawson County.
Richard Emmitt Martin, 61, of Cumming, died Feb. 22, 2013. He was a very loving husband, a wonderful daddy and papa.
Jerry Ray Davis, 58, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 3, 2013. Born June 8, 1954, in Memphis, Tenn. to the late Howard and Virginia Davis, Mr. Davis was a driver for Celadon Trucking Services.
Barida Hurst, 79, of Cumming, died Feb. 8, 2013. Survivors include her husband, Ed Hurst of Cumming; daughter, Wanoga Hammond of Forsyth County; sisters, Edna Stanley of Dahlonega, Dorothy Gist of Jasper; grandchildren, Amanda Bobo, Rhonda Hall, both of Dahlonega, Lahoma Meeks of Jasper, Mark, Dustin and Autumn Hammond; various other relatives also survive.
Margie Barnett Tate, 74, of Cumming, died Feb. 9, 2013. Her husband of 46 years, Miles Everett Tate, preceded her in death.
Frances Louise Moore Simpson, 86, died Feb. 7, 2013. Born Oct. 9, 1926, in Bethlehem, she was a native of Barrow County, but had lived in Oklahoma since 1981, specifically Tuttle, Okla., for a majority of that time.
Kelly Gwen Turner, 46, of Ball Ground, died Jan. 29, 2013. She was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church.
Emma Smith, 79, of Suwanee, died Jan. 30, 2013. Born on July 4, 1933 in Duncan, S.C., she was the daughter of the late William Monroe Bolding and Nellie Florence Farmer Bolding.
Bente Rigmor Anderson Newirth, 76, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 1, 2013. A graveside funeral service is scheduled for 1 p.m. Feb. 8 at Melwood Cemetery in Stone Mountain.
Leon Jackson Johnson, 77, of Cumming, died Feb. 3, 2013. Leon loved God, family, friends and the great outdoors.
Angelia "Angie" Bradshaw, 45, of Dawsonville, died April 13, 2013.
Pierce H. Corn, 85, of Cumming, died April 14, 2013. Pierce was a founding member of Grace Baptist Church.
Harold D. "Danny" Perkins, 65, of Dawsonville, died April 15, 2013. Born Oct. 17, 1947, in Kennesaw to the late Raymond and Dora Berma Perkins, he lived most of his life in Dawson County.
Charles E. Vincent, 83, of Norcross, died April 13, 2013. Born March 11, 1930, in Pilot Oak, Ky., to the late Bruce and Pernie Vincent, he moved to Clarkston, Ga., in 1967 and to Norcross in 1988.
Stephen Brent Waters, 33, of Dahlonega, died April 9, 2013. Born Oct. 25, 1979, Mr. Waters was a native of Dawson County and had lived in Lumpkin County for the past year.