Sunie “Sue” Nell Dawson Stewart, 100, of Gainesville, Florida passed away Monday, October 16, 2017 at her home. She was born April 27, 1917 in Watkinsville, Georgia to Royal Clifford and Hassie Daniel Dawson. Mrs. Stewart worked at Belks for 29 years. She attended the Jabez Class at Westside Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Peggy Stewart Parrish and husband, Jim of Gainesville; three grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, and three great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, J.R. Stewart; five brothers, Ralph, Roy, Raymond, Rayford, and Ruhl Dawson, and four sisters, Sara Sue Norris, Selena Kate Dickens, Rebecca Barnette, and Roberta Dellinger.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Union Christian Church, 1130 Union Church Rd, Watkinsville, with Dr. Jon Jacobs officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. prior to the service. Burial will follow in Union Christian Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make memorials to the Union Church Cemetery Fund, 1130 Union Church Rd, Watkinsville, GA 30677. Please visit her memorial page at www.williamsthomasfuneralhome.com.
Lord & Stephens, West is in charge of the local arrangements. www.lordandstephens.com