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Pierce “Sonny” McGee

Mr. Pierce “Sonny” McGee, 80, died March 26, 2018.

He was born on July 7, 1937 in Atlanta to Pierce E. McGee, Sr. and Mary Louise McGee.

Mr. McGee graduated from Roosevelt High School in Atlanta in 1956 and was a proud Veteran of the United States Navy. He graduated from Northeast Georgia Police Academy in 1991.

Mr. McGee retired as a Sergeant from the Dawson County Sheriff’s Department in 2003.

He loved spending time with his family, baseball and traveling with his beloved wife in their “McMotorhome.”

His parents, Mary Louise and Pierce E. McGee Sr., and his sisters, Joyce Vining and MaryAnn Lindsey, preceded him in death.

Survivors include his loving wife of 60 years, Jeannine S. McGee; their four children, Rhonda Weghorn, Tony McGee, Bonnie Lumpkin and Nikki Kundrat; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; various other relatives also survive.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2 p.m. April 21 in the Bearden Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mike Owens officiating.  Interment will follow in Dawsonville Memorial Gardens with military honors.

The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the hour of service April 21 at the funeral home.

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