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Susan Willard Williams

Susan Willard Williams, 52, of Dawsonville, died Jan. 11, 2018.

Susan was a loving wife, mother, Grana, daughter and sister. Native to Cumming, she was a 1984 graduate of Forsyth County High School and attended Lanier Tech and Gainesville Jr. College for a degree in Dental Hygiene. Susan worked for Harris Family Dentistry in Dawsonville as a dental hygienist since 1999. She was a member of Cumming Baptist Church and actively involved in the Dawson County Relay for Life.

Susan's hobbies were being an incredible Grana, spending time with family and friends, traveling, deer hunting, camping or any outdoor activity.

Her father, Henry Willard; and mother-in-law, Lynn Williams, preceded her in death.

Survivors include her loving husband of 32 years, Robert Lee Williams, Jr. She was an amazing mom to two wonderful daughters and two loving sons-in-law, Hannah and Zachary Smith of Dawsonville and Morgan and Matthew Parker of Dahlonega. There are four grandchildren that were proud to call Susan "Grana,” Kolton Smith, Korileigh "Sissy" Smith, Jamesleigh Parker and Jaxon Parker. Survivors also include her mother, Dorothy Willard; father-in-law, Robert Lee Williams, sisters and brothers-in-law, Janice and John Reid of Marietta, Nancy and Gary Carter of Cumming, Sandra Smith of Cumming and Heath and Cindy Williams of Dahlonega. Susan is also survived by a number of nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, and a multitude of cousins; various other relatives also survive.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Jan. 14 at Cumming Baptist Church with Rev. Blake Carter and Rev. Mark Wood officiating. Pallbearers include Zachary Smith, Matt Parker, Duane Frady, Mike Richardson, Darryle McEachin, Tommy Gheesling, Dr. Craig Harris and Shane Fowler.

Interment followed at Sawnee View Memorial Gardens.

The family received friends from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Jan. 12 and from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Jan. 13 at McDonald Funeral Home in Cumming. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made in memory of Susan to the Dawsonville Relay for Life which will be set up as Team Susan Willard Williams.

McDonald and Son Funeral Home of Cumming was in charge of the arrangements.