Walter "Lewie" Thaxton, 42, of Jasper, died Aug. 30, 2012.
Survivors include his wife, Brenda Thaxton; daughters, Amanda Thaxton, Emily Thaxton, both of Dawsonville, Courtney Thaxton of Dahlonega; brothers, Johnny Thaxton of Virginia, Gary and Leonard Thaxton of Cumming, Rande Thaxton of Canton; sisters, Juanita Earnhardt of Marietta, Judy Pruitt of Cumming; various other relatives also survive.
Fannie Lou Anderson, 89, of Dawsonville, died Aug. 24, 2012.
Born Dec. 13, 1922, in Lumpkin County to the late Homer and Mary Allison, she lived most of her life in Dawson County. Mrs. Anderson was employed at Sweet Orr until the plant closed, after which she was employed by Dairy Queen until her retirement.