OAKWOOD – Wilma Inez Gee Dodd, 86, died Thursday, March 5, 2009, at New Horizons West Nursing Home following a brief illness.
Born in Jackson County on December 7, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Beatty and Mae Smith Gee. She retired from Chicopee with 49 years of service and was of the Baptist domination. Mrs. Dodd was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Dodd; sisters, Nell Culpepper, Lois Elrod, Woodie Cole and Ola Alford.
Survivors include a son, William Douglas Dodd, Oakwood; daughter, Jackie Forrester, Gainesville; brother, Herman Gee, Jefferson; sisters, Dottie Nabors and Betty Sosebee, both of Jefferson, and Sylvia Underwood, Talmo; grandsons, Frankie Dodd and Chris Forrester, both of Lula; granddaughters, Alison Montanye, Gillsville, and Annie Forrester, Gainesville; and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 7, at 3:30 p.m. at Memorial Park Funeral Home with Ministers from the Gainesville First United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday, March 7, from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Humane Society of Hall County, 845 West Ridge Rd., Gainesville, GA 30501.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, Gainesville, is in charge of arrangements.