Obituaries

Judith P. "Judy" Hopkins (Brown)
B: 1944-04-19
D: 2018-10-18
View Details
Hopkins (Brown), Judith P. "Judy"
Dwight Townley
D: 2018-10-17
View Details
Townley, Dwight
Joe Quarles
B: 1946-05-06
D: 2018-10-13
View Details
Quarles, Joe
James Hart
B: 1979-09-04
D: 2018-10-12
View Details
Hart, James
Mary Elizabeth Thomason Seitz
B: 1932-05-08
D: 2018-10-10
View Details
Seitz, Mary Elizabeth Thomason
Winifred Stagl
B: 1921-07-09
D: 2018-10-10
View Details
Stagl, Winifred
Billy A. Wise
B: 1943-03-29
D: 2018-10-08
View Details
Wise, Billy A.
Sharon Waldrip
B: 1979-01-23
D: 2018-10-07
View Details
Waldrip, Sharon
Stacey Duncan
B: 1974-02-08
D: 2018-10-07
View Details
Duncan, Stacey
Jimmie Ann Chester
B: 1938-04-21
D: 2018-10-06
View Details
Chester, Jimmie Ann
Rev. Franklin C. "Frank" Whitmire
B: 1942-05-04
D: 2018-10-06
View Details
Whitmire, Rev. Franklin C. "Frank"
James T. "Terry" Davis
B: 1943-12-20
D: 2018-10-06
View Details
Davis, James T. "Terry"
Mary Jo Styles
B: 1935-09-14
D: 2018-10-05
View Details
Styles, Mary Jo
Shirley Workman
B: 1946-08-13
D: 2018-10-04
View Details
Workman, Shirley
Minnie Wigington
B: 1922-12-25
D: 2018-10-02
View Details
Wigington, Minnie
Ricki T. "Rick" Kamay
B: 1958-07-30
D: 2018-10-01
View Details
Kamay, Ricki T. "Rick"
Johnnie Nell Cothran
B: 1920-05-06
D: 2018-09-30
View Details
Cothran, Johnnie Nell
Denise Williams
B: 1964-08-18
D: 2018-09-27
View Details
Williams, Denise
Barbara Grabiel
B: 1933-02-03
D: 2018-09-26
View Details
Grabiel, Barbara
Douglas E. "Doug" Darlow
D: 2018-09-23
View Details
Darlow, Douglas E. "Doug"
James R. "Jim" "Fellows" O'Brien
B: 1974-03-25
D: 2018-09-23
View Details
O'Brien, James R. "Jim" "Fellows"

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
334 Highway 53 East
P. O. Box 185
DAWSONVILLE, GA 30534
Phone: 706-265-3159
Fax: 706-265-2557

Organ & Tissue Donation

Charles de Lint, the award winning author wrote, “Every time you do a good deed you shine the light a little farther into the dark. And the thing is, when you're gone that light is going to keep shining on, pushing the shadows back.”

Many of us want to be remembered not only for the person we were, and who we loved, but for the good deeds we’ve done for others. And today, through organ and tissue donation, it’s possible to do very good things for total strangers.

Without doubt, there are many opportunities to give of oneself after death. According to the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation, more than 114,000 people are waiting for organ transplants in the United States. Sadly, in 2011, a total of 6,669 patients died while waiting for organ transplants. On average, 18 people died each day because of the shortage of donated organs.

The Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation is not only at the core of organ transplantation, but also at the core of a growing phenomenon: tissue transplantation. Fast becoming a routine part of patient care in virtually every hospital and in many doctor's offices across the country, tissue transplantation could not occur without the kind and charitable donations of others.

“These tissue transplants often save limbs from being amputated,” shares the website The Gift of a Lifetime,“and give sight to the blind. They also allow recipients to walk without pain, lift up a young child, or perform other routine activities that most people take for granted.”

If becoming an organ and tissue donor appeals to you, or to a loved one; please call us at 706-265-3159. We will be delighted to explore existing organ donation options, and will do our best to answer any questions or address any concerns you may have about organ and tissue donation.