Van Skelton III
March 10, 1954 - - August 06, 2017
Van Keifer Skelton, III, 63, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday August 6, 2017.
Born March 10, 1954 in Miami, Florida to the late Van and Dorothy Skelton, he had lived in Dawson County for the past 21 years having moved from Cobb County. Mr. Skelton enjoyed fishing, cooking, classic cars, gardening, was a U. S. Army veteran and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Dawson ...
June 30, 1933 - - July 07, 2017
James Burt, 84, of Dawsonville passed away Friday July 7, 2017 at his residence following a period of declining health.
Born June 30, 1933 to the late Luther and Luna Burt, he was a lifelong resident of Dawson County. Mr. Burt retired from CWT Farms after over 20 years of service and he also operated a poultry and cattle farm for over 50 years. He was a member of Juno Baptist ...
January 30, 1930 - - June 10, 2017
Charles James Siburt, 87, of Dawsonville, GA, formerly of Wellsburg, WV, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday June 10, 2017 with his family by his side.
Born January 30 1930 in McMechen, WV to the late Thomas and Mary Carter Siburt, he had lived in Dawsonville for the past nine years. Mr. Siburt retired as a supervisor for Weirton Steel and was a U. S. Navy veteran o ...
William Winston "Wink" Anderson
September 26, 1927 - - May 17, 2017
William Winston “Wink” Anderson, 89, of Dawsonville and Decatur passed away Wednesday May 17, 2017 in Lumpkin County following a period of declining health.
Wink was born September 26, 1927 in Lumpkin County to the late Price and Estelle Crawford Anderson. He retired from Ford Motor Company after 34 years of service and was a 69 year member of UAW Local 882. A U. S. Army ...
J. L. Evans
May 22, 1929 - - May 15, 2017
J. L. Evans, 87, of Dawsonville passed away Monday May 15, 2017 at Seasons Hospice following a period of declining health.
Born May 22, 1929 to the late Rufus and Gretell Evans, Mr. Evans was a lifelong resident of Dawson County. J. L. was formerly employed by Lockheed for a number of years after which he worked at Sawnee E.M.C. for 20 years until his retirement. A U. S. Army ...
Robert F. "Bob" Jerls Sr
March 21, 1946 - - May 04, 2017
Robert F. “Bob” Jerls, Sr., 71, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday May 4, 2017 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a period of declining health.
Born March 21, 1946 in Chicago, Illinois, he has lived in Dawson County since 1964. Bob retired from General Motors in 2005 after 30 years of service. He was a member of the U.A.W. Local 10, was a member of Chestatee Lodge # ...
June 29, 1930 - - April 17, 2017
Leroy Harper, 86, of Dawsonville passed away Monday April 17, 2017 following a period of declining health.
He loved working on old cars and was a Little League baseball coach and key supporter when Dawson County first began to develop its Park and Rec Department. An Air Force veteran, he was also a member of the Etowah Masonic Lodge #222 F&AM. He had worked at Lockheed in M ...
August 23, 1941 - - April 06, 2017
Paul J. Sheehy, 75, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday April 6, 2017.
Born August 23, 1941 in Independence, Missouri to the late Almer and Vivian Sheehy, he had lived in Dawson County over 20 years having moved from Cobb County. Mr. Sheehy retired as a pilot for Delta Airlines with 28 years of service. He served in the U. S. Air Force over 12 years where he flew 100 missions ...
February 25, 1950 - - February 14, 2017
Lee Ayers, 66, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday February 14, 2017 at his residence.
Born February 25, 1950, he was a lifelong resident of Dawson County. Lee owned and operated Amen Automotive and he formerly served as pastor of Crystal Springs Church of God of Prophecy in Cherokee County and The Winder Church of God of Prophecy. Lee was a U. S. Army veteran where he served ...
William "Bill" Repella
May 19, 1928 - - January 30, 2017
William (Bill) Repella, born in 1928 in Mahonoy City, PA, passed away Jan 30. Bill served in the Navy in WWII and then served on the Oahu, HI police force until post-war cut-backs. He worked building airplane propellers and then in construction until the Korean War, when he joined the Army. He was stationed in Germany and then in Korea at the Pusan Perimeter. After leaving ...