Douglas Kirkpatrick Smith, 89, of Cumming, died Oct. 21, 2012. He was born in Webster Grove, Mo., on Jan. 5, 1923.
Ollie Wilson, 96, of Gainesville, died Oct. 17, 2012. Born Feb. 23, 1916, in Lumpkin County to the late William Henry and Dora Ingram, she lived most of her life in Dawson and Forsyth counties.
Willie Mae Ramey, 79, of Cumming, died Oct. 21, 2012. She was a member of Silver Shoals Baptist Church.
Ruth Beatrice Rider, 89, of Cumming, died Oct. 18, 2012. Born in Oglethorpe, she was the daughter of the late Coile and Lillian Esco.
Ferrell Mather Jennings, 75, a native of Forsyth County, died Oct. 8, 2012. Ferrell was a member of Brookwood Baptist Church.
John Francis Kenny, 80, of Dawsonville, died Oct. 14, 2012. Born in Detroit, Mich., he was the son of the late Michael and Anna Kenny.
William "Kieth" Pounds, 30, of Dawsonville, died Oct. 15, 2012. Kieth lived with his mother in the southern part of Lumpkin County.
Lona Mae Chester, 86, of Dawsonville, died Oct. 10, 2012. Born Jan. 16, 1926, in Lumpkin County to the late Oscar and Nellie Tow, she lived in Dawson County for more than 70 years.
Charles B. "Charlie" Young, 59, of Dawsonville, died Oct. 2, 2012. Born Sept. 29, 1953, in Espanola, N.M., to the late Broughton and Mary Frances Young, he lived most of his life in Dawson County.
Wayne "Cabbage" Chester, 62, of Dawsonville, died Oct. 2, 2012. Born April 1, 1950, to the late Earl and Inell Chester, he was a lifelong resident of Dawson County.
Doris G. Evans, 70, of Cumming, died Oct. 5, 2012. Doris was a great mom who loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Amy Rae Harris, died Sept. 30, 2012. She was a dispatcher for the Georgia State Patrol. Survivors include her son, Logan Harris of Kennesaw; parents, David and Mary Bowden of Baltimore, Md.; brother, Jeffrey Bowden; sister, Kelly Colson; various other relatives also survive. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Oct. 5 in the chapel of McDonald and Son Funeral Home. Interment followed at Sawnee View Memorial Gardens. McDonald and Son Funeral Home and Crematory ...
Robert James Hood, 77, a lifelong resident of Forsyth County, died Oct. 6, 2012. Robert was the owner of Robert Hood and Son Inc., a poultry house curtain distributor.
Betty C. Wright, 83, of Dawsonville, died Oct. 2, 2012. Born Oct. 7, 1928, to the late Welmer and Zola Cofield, she had been a resident of Dawsonville since 2004.
Belinda Warren Barrett, 63, of Dawsonville, died Sept. 28, 2012. Born July 7, 1949, to the late T.B. and Mildred Warren, she was a native of Fulton County who lived most of her life in Forsyth County.
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.