Delbert H. Tow, 67, of Dawsonville, died Dec. 4, 2012.
Born March 21, 1945, in Lumpkin County to the late Oscar and Nellie Tow, he had been a resident of Dawsonville most of his life.
Mr. Tow retired from the Georgia Department of Transportation where he had more than 20 years of service.
He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church.
His sisters, Adele Tow, Bertha Lou Chester, Ethelene Timms, Lona Mae Chester; brothers, Dillard Tow, Hillard Tow; three infant sisters and one infant brother, preceded him in death.
Survivors include his sister, Jean Mason of Dahlonega; special niece and her husband, Angela and Robbie Irvin of Dahlonega; brother-in-law, Loy Chester of Dahlonega; various other relatives also survive.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Dec. 7 at Bearden Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jimmy Chester officiating. Interment followed in the Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery.
Bearden Funeral Home of Dawsonville was in charge of the arrangements.