Stiles Jerry Owens, 63, of Dawsonville, died May 5, 2009.
Born in Greenville, S.C., he was the son of the late Stiles and Kate Owens.
Jerry had lived in Dawsonville for 5 years and was Internet and backup Finance Manager at John Megel Chevrolet. He was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather.
Survivors include his wife, Jean Owens of Dawsonville; daughters, Holley (Chris) Shearer of Cumming, Heather (Jason) Ricklefs of Urbandale, Iowa; grandchildren, Gray and Ellery Shearer and Hadley and Owen Ricklefs; various other relatives also survive.
A memorial service was held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 8 in the chapel of McDonald and Son Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requested donations be made in Jerry's memory to the American Heart Association at www.americanheart.org or (800) AHA-USA1.
McDonald and Son Funeral Home & Crematory of Cumming was in charge of the arrangements.