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Pamella Burt Schlesinger

Pamella Burt Schlesinger, 62, of Dawsonville, died June 24, 2018.

Born Oct. 5, 1955 in Atlanta, she lived most of her life in Dawson County.  She was formerly employed as an accountant at the home office of Waffle House after which she worked at Walmart in Dawsonville.  Pamella and her husband loved to travel and her favorite places were the beach on Tybee Island and quiet times in a mountain cabin.  She recently fulfilled a lifelong dream of flying to California, renting a car, and driving the California beach line.  Pamella was of the Baptist faith.

Her husband, John F. Schlesinger, and father, Charles Burt, Sr., preceded her in death.

Survivors include her mother, Betty Ellenburg Burt of Dawsonville; sisters and brothers-in-law, Ellen and John McDaris of Bogart, Cheryl and Bob Kelley of Buford; brother and sister-in-law, Chuck and Suzette Burt of Dawsonville; a number of nieces, nephews; various other relatives also survive.

Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. July 14 in the Bearden Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Jimmy Orr officiating.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. July 14 at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Kidney Fund at

Bearden Funeral Home of Dawsonville was in charge of the arrangements.