Donald D. “Don” Moose, age 61, of Dahlonega, died July 29, 2012.
Don was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was as a retired construction worker and also worked several years at the Lumpkin County Senior Center. Don was a U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran. He was of the Baptist faith.
Don was the son of the late James Moose and Eva Barrett Robinson and was also preceded in death by his stepfather, Ed Robinson.
Don is survived by sisters and brother-in-law, Linda and Robert Cane, and Sherry Robinson, all of Dahlonega; brothers and sister-in-law, Curtis and Linda Moose, Murrayville, Gary Robinson and Greg Robinson, both of Dahlonega. Numerous other relatives also survive.
Mr. Moose was cremated.
A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Thursday, August 2, 2012 at the Banister Funeral Home Chapel in Dahlonega.
Rev. Lyman Caldwell will officiate.
Following the memorial service there will be a graveside service for the burial of the cremains at Yahoola Baptist Church Cemetery in Lumpkin County.
Military honors will be provided by the Veterans Alliance Honor Guard.
The family will receive friends at Banister Funeral Home in Dahlonega on Wednesday, August from 5-9 p.m.
Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega is in charge of the arrangements.
Rhonda B. Chapman
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Rhonda B. Chapman, age 96 of Murrayville. Mrs. Chapman passed away on Thursday, July 26, 2012 at her residence surrounded by her loved ones.
Funeral services were held July 28, 2012 at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church with Rev. Stephen Gerrells, Rev. Roger Dunagan, Rev. Les Fuller, and Rev. Phillip Robinson officiating. Interment immediately followed in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Chapman was born August 5, 1915 in Birmingham, Alabama to the late Fred and Flora West. She was raised in the Shoal Creek community of White County, and she retained a life-long love for the area even after moving to Lumpkin County with her husband. She was a loving mother and grandmother who loved cooking for her family and visiting with friends. One of her greatest pleasures was taking frequent rides through White County particularly the Shoal Creek area. She was a member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church and is preceded in death by her husband of 63 years James Chapman; daughter Patricia Chapman Dunagan; brothers Chester and Lester West, and sisters Willa Nell Gilleland and Hazel Carder.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Jimmie Sue and John Gerrells; son-in-law and wife Roger and Judy Dunagan; grandchildren Troy and Sharon Dunagan, Sandi and Eddie Lovell, Stephen and Kristi Gerrells and Nathan Gerrells; great grandchildren Craig and Kyle Lovell; Kalie, Zachary, and Hannah Gerrells; Clarissa and Maggie Reece Dunagan; sister-in-law Myrtle West; her beloved caregiver Connie Couch as well as many nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
Condolences may be sent to the family of Mrs. Chapman by visiting www.alexander-funeral.com.
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland (706) 865-1500 in charge of arrangements.
Chance Brownfield Stringer
Chance Brownfield Stringer, age 3, of 204 Seabury Drive, Greenville, S.C. died Tuesday, July 24, 2012.
Born in Richmond, Va., he is the son of Cory Henry and Marian Brownfield Stringer.
Surviving, in addition to his parents, are his twin brother, Connor Henry Stringer and brother, Caden Augustus Stringer; paternal grandparents, Bruce Henry Stringer and Jewell Dillard Stringer of Murrayville, Ga.; and maternal grandparents, Marcia Torovsky Brownfield and Albert Ray Brownfield of Quicksburg, Va.
Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Greenville, SC was in charge of arrangements.
Joyce Ann Littlefield
Joyce Ann Littlefield, age 74, of Calhoun, Ga., died Sunday, July 29, 2012.
She was born May 31, 1938 in Atlanta, daughter of the late Leon and Pauline Seritt. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Robert Littlefield, brother Walter Seritt, sisters Geneva Dowdy and Imogene and her husband, James Ramey.
Mrs. Littlefiled is survived by children Christina and her husband Edward McHugh of Louisville, Ky; Leanne Stennett of Calhoun, Stacey Littlefield of Calhoun and Robin Littlefield of Nashville, Tenn.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be expressed and the guestbook may be signed at www.mabrannonandsons.com.
Max Brannon & Sons Funeral Home in Calhoun, Ga. is in charge of arrangements.
ennell (Wynell) Bedsole Dunn
Mrs. Wennell (Wynell) Bedsole Dunn passed away July 25, 2012 at the age of 79 at Gold City Nursing Home in Dahlonega. A memorial service was held July 28, 2012 at the home of daughter Angelia Wilson. She was laid to rest in Forest Hills Memorial Garden in Forest Park, Ga.