Leonard Dennis Rainey, 62, of Dawsonville, formerly of Atlanta, died Nov. 13, 2012. Leonard was an avid bowler.
Evelyn Thompson Sheffield, 79, of Cumming, died Nov. 12, 2012. Born March 23, 1933, in Cherokee County, to the late Millard and Mattie Thompson, she had lived in Cumming since 1997, having moved from Gainesville.
Lisa Michelle Shirley, 25, of Cumming, died Nov. 17, 2012. She was a beloved, daughter, sister, aunt and friend to many.
Frank E. Slaton, 78, of Flowery Branch, died Nov. 14, 2012. Born July 20, 1934, in Dawson County, to the late Thomas and Mertie Slaton, he had lived in Flowery Branch since 1995, having moved from Forsyth County.
Janeen Kay Stanley, 60, of Eufaula, Ala., died Nov. 17, 2012. Born Feb. 12, 1952 in Harriman, Tenn., Mrs. Stanley was the daughter of the late Daniel Raymond and Ina Louise Fritz Pichon Jr.
Dolores J. "Dory" Veith, 75, of Cumming, died Nov. 16, 2012. Survivors include her husband, Herman Veith of Cumming; children, Robert Rolle of Dawsonville, Renee Yoos, Ronald Rolle, both of Suwanee, Reno Rolle, Rodney Rolle both of Ojai, Calif.; stepchildren, Alan Veith of Orlando, Fla., June Windmuller of Richmond, Va., Robert Veith of Mt. Laurel, N.J., Lynne Palermo of Rochester, N.Y., Lori Weatherwalks of Chesterfield, N.J.; 20 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; various other relatives also survive. ...
Dianne Tinsley Bowers, 59, of Dawsonville, died Nov. 7, 2012. Born Dec. 20, 1952, to the late Dean and Louise Tinsley, she lived most of her life in Dawson County.
Madge Howard Burruss, 87, of Forsyth County, died Nov. 10, 2012. Madge worked for J.C. Penney for 42 years. She loved nature and shopping with friends for her family.
Incy Elizabeth "Betty" Gibson, 93, of Dawsonville, died Oct. 28, 2012. Born in Newnan, she was the daughter of the late William and Eucie Scogin. Survivors include her children, Robert Tate of Port Charlotte, Fla. and Judy Borak of Dawsonville; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; various other relatives also survive. Memorial services were held at 11 a.m. Nov. 10 in the chapel of McDonald and Son Funeral Home. McDonald and Son Funeral Home and Crematory of ...
Lewis J. "L.J." Perry, 57, of Dawsonville, died Nov. 4, 2012. Born Feb. 18, 1955, he was a lifelong resident of Dawson County. Mr. Perry formerly worked as a carpenter and was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of Vietnam.
Beatrice Westbrooks Samples, 84, of Statesboro, formerly of Dawsonville, died Nov. 3, 2012. Mrs. Samples was a native of Tucker, where she graduated from Tucker High School, but lived most of her life in Dawsonville.
Robert Francisco Carrino, 81, of Dawsonville, died Nov. 11, 2012. Born Aug. 9, 1932, in Richmond, Ind., to the late Guisseppi and Susie Carrino, he was a former resident of Peoria, Ill., and had been a resident of Dawsonville since 1998.
James Dean "Jim" Howard, 77, of Dawsonville, died Oct. 31, 2012. He was retired from Norfolk Southern Railway after 38 years of service.
Louine R. Anderson, 97, of Dawsonville, died Oct. 25, 2012. Born Oct. 16, 1915 in Prairie Hill, Texas, to the late Pleasant R. and Julia Roberts, she and her husband moved from Atlanta to Lake Lanier in 1973, where they enjoyed boating and fishing.
Bertie Lee Bottoms, 95, of Cumming, died Nov. 4, 2012. Bertie loved her family and especially her grandchildren.
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.
Edna Gazaway, 81, of Dawsonville, died March 16, 2013. Born Aug. 1, 1931, to the late Grady and Lizzie Tatum, she was a lifelong resident of Dawson County.
Nellie Garrett Martin, 104, died March 14, 2013. She was born Dec. 5, 1908, in Old Milton County, now Milton, in Fulton County.
Valerie Jean Martin, 29, of Forsyth County, died March 12, 2013. Valerie loved her family and friends intensely.
Lillie Jean Cagle, 88, of Cumming, died March 16, 2013. She was a member of Shady Grove Baptist church and part of the ladies Sunday school class.
Michele Keller Chesnut of Cumming died March 15, 2013. Michele graduated from Grissom High School in Huntsville, Ala., and obtained her pharmacy degree from Auburn University in 1982.
Shane Michael Thurmond, 42, of Dawsonville, died March 12, 2013. Born Feb. 3, 1971, he was a lifelong resident of Dawson County.
Margie Weaver, 74, of Dawsonville, died March 18, 2013. Born July 31, 1938, in Pickens County, she lived in Dawson County for the past 55 years.