Dorothy Jones, 82, of Dawsonville, died Jan. 2, 2019.
Born Feb. 12, 1936 to the late Arvel and Ruth Greenway, Dorothy had been a resident of Lumpkin County for most of her life. She was a member of Mill Creek Baptist Church where her husband served as a deacon.
A proud, devoted and gifted homemaker, she enjoyed quilting, gardening, cooking and taking care of her family.
Her husband of 54 years, Lonnie D. Jones, and brothers, Curtis Greenway and Carlton Greenway, preceded her in death.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Pennie and Lloyd Fowler of Dawsonville; grandchildren, Hailey Fowler, Adam Fowler; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Louise Greenway, Pat Greenway, Mildred Gaddis, Ruby and Jerry Barron, Christine Jones, Cecil Jones, Boyd “Bo” and Ruth Jones, Kathryn Jones, all of Dawsonville, Gary Pendergrass of Gainesville, Roy Saine of Dahlonega; a number of beloved nieces, nephews and friends; various other relatives also survive.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Jan. 6 at Mill Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Tom Stradley officiating. Interment followed in Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery in Dawsonville.
The family received friends from noon until 8 p.m. Jan. 5.
Bearden Funeral Home of Dawsonville was in charge of the arrangements.