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Dennis G. Richardson

Resident of Dahlonega

Dennis G. Richardson, age 68, of Dahlonega, Ga. passed away Sunday February 2, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a short illness.

Born October 20, 1945 in Mt. Vernon, Ill. to the late Gene and Vernetta Richardson, he had lived in Dahlonega for the past ten years having moved from Griffin, Ga. Dennis was a retired civil engineer with the Georgia Department of Transportation with 34 years of service. For the past ten years he was the office manager for Amicalola Propane in Dawsonville, Ga. which is owned by his son and daughter-in-law, Matt and Kristin. Affectionally known as “Poppa” he was a loving husband who was also very devoted to his sons and especially his grandchildren. Dennis was an avid fisherman, deer hunter, gardener, and was an accomplished inventor.

Surviving are his wife of 48 years, Jean Anglin Richardson, Dahlonega; sons and daughters-in-law, Chris and Cathy Richardson, Lawrenceville, Jon Richardson and his fiancé, Lisa Harn, Griffin, Matt and Kristin Richardson, Dahlonega; grandchildren, Jordan Richardson, Donovan Richardson, Maya Richardson, William Richardson, Maddie Richardson, Mary Anglin Richardson, Reagan Richardson, Genevieve Richardson, Isaac Harn; special friend, Evelyn King; brother and sister-in-law, Danny and Connie Richardson, Belle Rive, Ill.; sister, Denise Richardson, Port Charlotte, Fla.

Memorial services will be held Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 11 a.m. at the Dahlonega United Methodist Church. Rev. Steve Schofield and Rev. Richard Broom will officiate.

The family will receive friends Saturday, 9-11 a.m. at the church.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Mothers Morning Out Program at Dahlonega United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 455 Dahlonega, GA 30533.

Condolences may be expressed at www.beardenfuneralhome.com.

Bearden Funeral Home, Dawsonville, Ga. is in charge of arrangements.

Miles Albert Carney

Resident of Dahlonega

Miles Albert Carney, age 21, of Dahlonega passed away Monday morning, January 27, 2014 in a single vehicle accident in Dawson County. Miles attended Lumpkin County High School. He enjoyed working with anything that had an engine. He also enjoyed playing his guitar and playing with his daughter, Alyssa and nephew, Daniel. His big heart and great smile will be missed by all.

Miles is survived by his daughter, Alyssa Carney; parents, Stanley and Denise Carney of Dahlonega; girlfriend, Sara Davis of Dahlonega; sister, Corissa Carney of Dahlonega; brother, Rodney Carney of Murrayville; grandparents, Ronald and Geraldine Dorminey of Dawsonville, Evans and Norma Weber of Cumming; aunts and uncles, Sue and Edward Woody of Dahlonega, Mark and Itura Weber of Springfield Virginia, Deborah and Paul Ulerick of Twelve Mile, Indiana; and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.

Memorial services were held Friday, January 31 at Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, Dahlonega, Ga. Rev. Andrew Harwood officiated.

Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Ga. was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be made at www.ingramfuneralhome.com.

Death Notices

Joan Ann Juliano, age 63, passed away on January 27, 2014. McDonald and Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements

Joseph Gerard DeLessio, age 82, passed away on January 27, 2014. McDonald and Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Beatrice Walden Mooney, age 84, passed away on February 1, 2014. Dahlonega Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
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Obituaries (4-2-14 edition)
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Robert A. Mann

Resident of Dahlonega

Robert A. Mann, age 83, of Dahlonega, Ga. died Thursday, March 27, 2014 following an extended illness.

Robert lived in Dahlonega, Ga. since 1995, after moving from Atlanta, Ga. He retired from the United States Postal Service and was a member of Dahlonega Church of God.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Mann; father, Cecil Mann; mother, Lillian Mann and granddaughter, Cammie Black.

He is survived by his daughters and sons-in-law, Ann and Bill Black, Blue Ridge, Ga., Linda and Fred Dickerson, Dahlonega, Ga.; sisters and brother-in-law, Linda Gray, Jasper, Ga., Lynette and Ron Kennedy, Lafayette, La.; grandchildren, Sheila Reinert and Fiancé James Freeman, Orrville, Ohio, Robert & Bella Reinert, Munich, Germany, Marsha Dickerson and Fiancé Jamie Blackwell, Dahlonega, Ga., Angel Edwards, Blue Ridge, Ga.; great-grandchildren, Alexandra, Samantha, Brandon, Anita May, T.J., Amy, Andrew, Austin and Anna; great-great grandchildren, Geoffrey, Cameryn, Isaac, Nicholas, Megan, and Eli. A number of other relatives also survive.

Funeral services for Robert were held Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Banister Funeral Home Chapel, Dahlonega, Ga. Rev. Larry Henry officiated. Interment followed at River View Memorial Park cemetery, Smyrna, Ga.

Online condolences may be made at www.banisterfuneralhome.net.

Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega, Ga. was in charge of the arrangements.

Florrie George Poole

Resident of Dahlonega

Mrs. Florrie George Poole, age 93, of Dahlonega, Ga., died Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Gold City Convalescent Center in Dahlonega following a period of declining health.

Florrie was born in East Point, Ga. January 16, 1921. She had lived in the Dahlonega area for over 20 years and was a former resident of Lilburn, Ga. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.

She was the daughter of the late Issac and Dora Llewallen George and was also preceded in death by her husband, Frank David Poole and seven siblings.

Florrie is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Diane and Wayne Hudson, Suches, Ga.; son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Rosemary Poole, Dahlonega, Ga.; grandchildren and spouses, Keith and Lynda Hudson, Laura and Rob Davis, Ian and Jasmine Poole, and Caleb Poole. Eight great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren, and a number of other relatives also survive.

A graveside funeral service was held Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at Zion Baptist Church Cemetery in Suches, Ga. Rev. Lewis Gregory officiated. A memorial service followed at R Ranch in the Mountains Chapel in Dahlonega.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to your favorite charity in Mrs. Poole’s memory.

Online condolences may be made at www.banisterfuneralhome.net.

Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega, Ga. was in charge of the arrangements.

Charlie L. Grizzle

Resident of Dahlonega

Charlie L. Grizzle, age 83, of Dahlonega, Ga., passed away Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga. following a period of declining health.

Charlie was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was retired from the Burlington Pinetree Plant in Dahlonega and was a member of Concord Baptist Church in Lumpkin County. Charlie served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

Charlie was the son of the late Raleigh Grizzle and Annie Moose Grizzle and was also preceded in death by a daughter, Shelia Grizzle; brothers, Paul Grizzle, Ed Grizzle, and Larry Grizzle; and sister, Ella Mae Calhoun.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Christine Grizzle, Dahlonega, Ga.; daughters and son-in-law, Wanda and David Mabry, Dahlonega, Ga., Sherrie Norrell, Dahlonega, Ga.; sisters, Carrie Robinson, Athens, Ga., Bertha Gooch, Dahlonega, Ga., Nell and Junior Simmons, Dahlonega, Ga.; grandchildren, Aireyll and Joe Simmons, Heath and Brandy Christy, Wyatt Norrell, and Bailee Norrell; great-grandchildren, Dustin and Justin Simmons, Dustin and Ashlyn Christy. Numerous other relatives also survive.

Funeral services for Charlie were held Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Concord Baptist Church in Lumpkin County. Rev. Lyman Caldwell and Rev. Tony Allison officiated. Interment followed in the church cemetery. Military honors will be provided by the Veterans Alliance Honor Guard.

Online condolences may be made at www.banisterfuneralhome.net.

Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega, Ga. was in charge of the arrangements.

James Daniel McCaleb

Resident of Dahlonega

James Daniel McCaleb, age 53, of Dahlonega, Ga. passed away Thursday, March 20, 2014 from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. He was veteran of the United States Navy where he served in the Sea Bee’s. He was a member of the Blue Mountain Masonic Lodge. He loved to fish and study the Civil War.

He is preceded in death by his father, James Sherman McCaleb.

He is survived by his mother, Edna Louise McCaleb of Dahlonega, Ga.; brothers, Keith and Lisa McCaleb of Dahlonega, Ga., Scott McCaleb of Dahlonega, Ga.; sister, Geanne-Marie McCaleb and Steve Brantley of Mansfield, La.; nephews and niece, Ryan, Jessica, and Ben. And several other relatives.

Funeral Services were held on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at the Dahlonega Funeral Home Chapel. Interment followed at Georgia National Cemetery, Canton, Ga. with full Military Honors. Condolences may be expressed on-line at www.dahlonegafuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Dahlonega Funeral Home, 20 Gibson Rd., Dahlonega, GA, 30533, 706-864-DOVE.

Reda Johnson

Resident of Gainesville

Mrs. Reda Johnson, age 91, of Gainesville, Ga. died Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Gold City Convalescent Center in Dahlonega following a period of declining health.

Mrs. Johnson was born August 9, 1922 in Gainesville, Ga. and had lived in the Murrayville area most of her life. She was a homemaker and member of Free Methodist Church in Gainesville, Ga.

Reda was the daughter of the late Lovick Pierce Green and Montine Newton Green and was also preceded in death by her husband, John Edward Johnson; sons, Larry Joe Johnson and Billy Johnson; grandson, Jimmy Johnson; sister, Louise Mooney; and brother, Lovick Pierce Green Jr.

She is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Shirley and Jim Struder, Gainesville, Ga.; son and daughter-in-law, James and Nancy Johnson, Gainesville, Ga.; brother, William Green, Gainesville, Ga. Seven grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, and a number of other relatives also survive.

Funeral services for Reda were held Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at the Banister Funeral Home Chapel in Dahlonega. Rev. Jack Gilreath officiated. Interment followed in Memorial Park Cemetery in Gainesville. Online condolences may be made at www.banisterfuneralhome.net.

Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega was in charge of the arrangements.

Death Notices

Gerda Houp, 80, passed away on Thursday March 27, 2014. Bearden Funeral Home was in charge of

arrangements.

Edith Abbott Link, 71, passed away on March 23, 2014. SouthCare Cremation and Funeral Society was in charge of arrangements.

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