Resident of Dahlonega
Capt. Jack C. Anderson, 79 of Dahlonega and formerly of Marietta died Thursday June 5, 2014.
Mr. Anderson was a native and lived most of his life in Cobb County. He moved to Dahlonega in 2007. He started his career with the fire service with the Georgia Forestry Commission and joined the Cobb County Fire Department in 1963 where he served 29 years and retired as a Captain in 1992. He was a Certified Emergency Medical Technician. Mr. Anderson was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors are his fiancée Dolores Mabry Cain, Dahlonega; sons Ron (Patricia) Anderson, Roswell; Michael (Sharon) Anderson, Cucamonga, Ca.; brother Bobby (Grace) Anderson, Marietta; step daughter Lori Wampler, Woodstock; step-son Lamar Cain, MT; former wife Betty Anderson, Boman; sister-in-law Mildred Anderson, Dahlonega and two nephews.
Funeral Services were held Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Marietta Funeral Home Chapel with Revs. Junior Abernathy, Marty Abernathy, and Melvin Holton officiating. Interment was in Crest Hill Cemetery in Marietta.
Contributions may be made to the Fireman’s Fund. Online condolences may be made at www.mariettafuneralhome.org.
Nancy Lee Jarrard Wood
Resident of Suches
Nancy Lee Jarrard Wood, age 68, of Suches, Ga. passed away Monday, June 2, 2014 at Northeast Ga. Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga.
She was born in Suches, Ga. where she had lived all her life. Nancy was a homemaker. She was of the Baptist faith and was a member at Zion Baptist Church in Suches, Ga. She was a loving wife, mother and her greatest joy was her grandchildren.
Nancy is preceded in death by her parents, Homer Franklin Jarrard and Mae Hollaway Jarrard; brothers, Preston Jarrard and Cecil Jarrard; sister Dora Lee Jarrard.
She is survived by her loving husband of 50 years, Jerry Wood; sons and daughters-in-law, Dewayne and Tina Wood of Dahlonega, Ga., Devin and Ana Wood of Stathem, Ga., Darren and Kelly Wood of Dahlonega, Ga.; brothers and sisters-in-law, Bobby and Sis Jarrard, Hiawassee, Ga., Tommy and Shirley Jarrard of Hiawassee, Ga., Sonny Jarrard, Fla.; sisters and brother-in-law, Betty Ann and Gary Brotherton, Concord, N.C., Johnny Sue Head, Norcross, Ga.; grandchildren, Kimber and Cody, Brooklyn, Morgan, Gunner, Logan, Easton, Cannon, Cooper, Maria and Felipe; great-grandchild, Brighton. A number of nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive.
Funeral Services for Nancy were held Thursday, June 5, 2014 at Banister Funeral Home in Dahlonega, Ga. Rev. Gerald Edmondson, Rev. Terry Head and Rev. Rudy Tribble officiated.
In lieu of flowers, please make a contribution to the Children’s Health Care of Atlanta in memory of Nancy.
The family wishes to thank everyone for their kindness and prayers during this difficult time.
Online condolences may be made at www.banisterfuneralhome.net.
Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega was in charge of the arrangements.
Harper Quinn Sabater
Resident of Dahlonega
Harper Quinn Sabater, infant daughter of Joseph and Ginger Sabater of Dahlonega, Ga. died Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at her home.
She is survived by her parents; brother, Myles Sabater; sisters, Morgan Nix, Regan Sabater and Ryah Sabater, all of Dahlonega, Ga; maternal grandparents, Sharon and Jack Knight, and Ronnie Nix of Dahlonega; paternal grandparents, Artemio and Erlenda Sabater of Rome, Ga.; uncle Ben and Kim Nix of Dahlonega, Ga.; aunt, JoAnne and Randy Reveral of Charleston, S.C.; maternal great-grandparents Murrell and Masteen Bearden of Dahlonega, Ga., several cousins and other family members.
Graveside services for Harper were held Friday, June 6, 2014 at the New Hope Baptist Church in Dawsonville. Rev. Lyman Caldwell officiated.
Online condolences may be made at www.banisterfuneralhome.net. Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega, Ga. was in charge of the arrangements.
Brenda Benolia Winkler
Resident of Dahlonega
Miss Brenda Benolia Winkler, age 67, beloved resident of Foothills Retirement Home of Dahlonega, GA passed away Saturday, June 1, 2014 following an extended illness.
She was born and raised in Alto, Ga., and had spent the last 10 years with her adopted family of Foothills. She loved people and would greet every visitor at the door. She made many friends in the Lumpkin County community, and liked to help everyone at the home. She was of the Baptist Faith.
Miss Winkler was the daughter of the late Henry and Ruth Winkler, and was also preceded in death by her brother, James Winkler.
She is survived by her sister, Rachel Pritchett, Cornelia, Ga.; adopted family, Perry and Glenda Weaver and family; the staff of Foothills Retirement Home; special friends, Dwight “Doll” Dean and all of her Foothills family; and all of the Saturday night pickin’ group members who encouraged her to participate in every singing.
A memorial service for Brenda is scheduled for 1 p.m. Monday, June 16, 2014 at the Banister Funeral Home Chapel in Dahlonega, Ga. Rev. Lyman Caldwell will officiate.
Brenda’s ashes will be interred with her mother and father at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery in Hall County.
Online condolences may be made at www.banisterfuneralhome.net. Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega, Ga. is in charge of the arrangements.
Paul Louis Castell, 17, passed away on June, 1, 2014. McDonald & Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Thomas Bielski, 62, passed away on May 31, 2014. McDonald & Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Teddy E. Jernigan, 78, passed away on June 3, 2014. Bearden Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Ernestine Scales Moss, 66, passed away on June 3, 2014. Dahlonega Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
John Martin Devenney, 66, passed away on June 8, 2014. McDonald & Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
William C. Bowman, 78, passed away on June 6, 2014. McDonald & Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.