Pierce "Sonny" McGee
July 07, 1937 - - March 26, 2018
Mr. Pierce “Sonny” McGee, age 80, passed away on Monday, March 26, 2018. He was born on July 7, 1937 in Atlanta, Georgia, to Pierce E. McGee, Sr. and Mary Louise McGee.
Mr. McGee graduated from Roosevelt High School in Atlanta, Georgia in 1956, and was a proud Veteran of the United States Navy. He graduated from Northeast Georgia Police Academy in 1991. Mr. McGee retired ...
March 20, 1924 - - February 16, 2018
Charles (Chuck) R. Leveille, 93, of Dawsonville and formerly of Cleveland, TN peacefully passed away February 16, 2018 at North Georgia Assisted Living surrounded by his family. One of the 13 children born to Orza and Joseph Leveille, he lived his childhood in the upper peninsula of Michigan. At age 19, Chuck joined the WWII war effort with three of his brothers where he ser ...
July 07, 1988 - - February 15, 2018
Matthew Paul Waldrip, 29, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, GA. He was a life long resident of Dawson County, GA. He was a veteran of the United States Army and served two tours in Afghanistan. He loved to fish and spend time with his family.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Kenneth an ...
Thomas P. "Tom" Brannon
January 01, 1936 - - February 02, 2018
Thomas P. “Tom” Brannon, 82, of Dawsonville passed away Friday February 2, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.
Born January 1, 1936 in Washington, D.C. to the late Paul D. and Nancy E. Brannon, he lived in Dawson County since 1986 having moved from Atlanta. Mr. Brannon retired as Southern Regional Manager of the U. S. Federal Go ...
Anthony S. "Tony" Taylor
July 17, 1953 - - January 29, 2018
Anthony S. “Tony” Taylor, 64, of Dawsonville passed away Monday January 29, 2018 at his residence following a period of declining health.
Born July 17, 1953 in Weilheim, Germany, he lived most of his life in Atlanta before moving to Dawson County several years ago. Mr. Taylor was a 1971 graduate of Henry Grady High School where he was co-president of the Student Body. He ...
October 21, 1933 - - January 25, 2018
On Thursday, January 25th, 2018, Sidney Merle Foster peacefully entered into rest at his home in Dawsonville, Ga.
Sidney was born in October of 1933 to Emory Hugh and Lillie Roselle (Pair) Foster of Atlanta, Ga. He took great pride in being a veteran of the United States Navy during the Korean war and displayed his pride by wearing his Korean War Veteran ball cap during his ...
February 15, 1926 - - January 24, 2018
Charles E. Leachman, 91, of Dawsonville, GA passed away Wednesday January 24, 2017 following a period of declining health.
Born February 15, 1926, Charles had been a resident of Dawsonville for the past 12 years after spending most of his life in Birmingham, AL. A retired U.S. Air Force veteran, he served during World War II. After his military service he also worked with EBS ...
November 19, 1920 - - January 24, 2018
Loy C. Rouse, 97, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday January 24, 2018 at The Oaks at Towne Lake following a period of declining health.
Born November 19, 1920 in Dawson County to the late Peter W. and Lula Rouse, he lived a number of years in Atlanta and Douglas County before returning to Dawson County in 2001. Mr. Rouse was a U. S. Army veteran of WW II where he served in t ...
James L. "Jim" Bearden
August 28, 1946 - - January 23, 2018
James L. “Jim” Bearden, 71, of Clayton, Georgia passed away January 23, 2018.
Born August 28, 1946 in Forsyth County to the late Silvey and Belle Bearden, he lived in Forsyth and Lumpkin Counties prior to moving to Clayton. Jim worked as a real estate agent and developer. He was a U. S. Army veteran of Vietnam and was an accomplished artist with a passion for painting.
September 23, 1950 - - January 22, 2018
Gary Wilson, 67, of Dawsonville passed away Monday January 22, 2018 at Seasons Hospice following a period of declining health.
Born September 23, 1950 in Fairfield, Alabama to the late Heubert and Murlee Wilson, he had lived in Dawson County for the past four years. Gary was formerly employed by Drummond Coal Company and was a U. S. Army veteran of the Vietnam era. He was als ...