February 08, 1943 – December 01, 2018
Homer Lee Davis, age 75 of Dahlonega, passed away on December 1, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. He was born in Douglas, Georgia to Bryant and Lois Davis on February 8, 1943. He is also preceded in death by his wife of 31 years Elaine Seabolt Davis, brothers Garvis and Roy, sister ClaraMay and brother in laws Mark and Hoyt Seabolt.
Homer was an avid hunter and loved to garden. Over the years Homer has had many professions from construction to truck driving.
Homer is survived by sons and daughter in laws, Raymond and Angie Cantrell, Cleveland, JR and Rebecca Davis, Murrayville, Tony and Daphne Davis, Gainesville, daughter and son in laws, Valerie and Tyler Gilbert, Clermont, Gina and Greg Sexton, Gainesville, grandchildren, Cohen, Rylan and Ridge Cantrell, Judd and Allie Davis, Anthony and Justin Davis, Jeremy and Gavin Sexton. Sisters and brother in laws, Reba Kirkland, Springfield, Josie and William Jackson, Nickels, Jean and Allen Anderson, Hazelhurst, Christine and John Davis, Douglas. Brother in laws and sister in laws, Henley Seabolt, Dahlonega, Kendall and Debbie Seabolt, Dawsonville, sister in laws and brother in laws, Katie and Dean Davis, Patsy and Ronnie Lingerfelt, all of Dahlonega, Tina and Jack Lowman, Murrayville, Susie and Shawn McCune, Summitville, IN, and Anna Seabolt, Dahlonega. A number of other family and friends survive.
Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday December 4, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Dahlonega Funeral Home chapel Tim Sullens and Timothy Sullens will officiate. Family will receive friends on Monday December 3, 2018 from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Yahoola Baptist Church.
Arrangements by the professional staff of Dahlonega Funeral Home, 20 Gibson Road, Dahlonega, Georgia 30533 706-864-DOVE (3683). A division of McDonald Family Funeral Homes.
May 07, 1926 – November 06, 2018
Mary Idelle Davis, 98, of Murrayville, Lumpkin County, passed away on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville following a brief illness.
Born in Dawson County on May 7, 1920 to parents Joseph Newton and Nancy Wallace Davis, Idelle had lived most of her life in Lumpkin County. She maintained her church membership at Harmony Baptist Church in Dawson County but attended Mt. Zion Baptist Church #2 and most recently, Mt. Olive Baptist Church where she was a member of the ladie’s goodwill circle at each and helped prepare and serve many good meals. She was a retired seamstress from Babyland General.
In addition to her parents, Idelle was preceded in death by siblings, Charlie Davis and Imogene Bryan. She is survived by nieces and nephews; Judy and Chuck Gilreath, Cleveland, Alvin and Patsy Bryan, Dahlonega, Lee “Cub” and Charlotte Bryan, Dahlonega, Jerry and Barbara Bryan, Lula, Elaine Anthony, Lula. Great nieces and nephews and other relatives also survive.
Funeral services for Idelle will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, November 9, 2018 at Mt. Olive Baptist Church with Rev. Charles Buice and Rev. Freddy Bryan officiating. She will lie in state at the church beginning at 1:30. Interment will follow in the Zion Baptist Church #2 Cemetery with Rev. Johnny Shelton officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday, November 8th from 2 until 4 p.m. and from 6 until 8 p.m. at Dahlonega Funeral Home.
Arrangements by the professional staff of Dahlonega Funeral Home, 20 Gibson Road, Dahlonega, GA 30533, (706) 864-3683.