Winter Holiday 04

Gloria Dean Smith

June 19, 1968 ~ November 24, 2020 (age 52)


I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the Faith

                                                                                                                        2 Timothy 4:7

Gloria Dean Smith affectionally known as Dean” to everyone. She was born on June 19, 1968 in Hancock County to the late parents of Tommie and Lena Smith. On the morning of November 24, her savior whispered softly come on home my child. She answered the call.

She was preceded in death by her lovely brother late Adrain Smith.

Gloria graduated from Hancock Central in 1987. Shortly, after she went into the work force. Where she had various jobs. She worked until her health failed but continued to care for her grand kids.

Gloria cherished the memories of three daughters Bremeishala Champion, Jaquaishala Champion of Sparta, GA, Cabrina Lawson (Alden) of Milledgeville, GA. six grandchildren Kassidy Farmer, Cordell Lawson, Indra Champion, Adrian Harper Jr., Keithon Paschal, and Amari Culver, five sister’s Barbara Barksdale, Glady’s Jones. Phyllistine Jones (Carl), Leisa Redd and Yvonne Rocker all of Sparta, Georgia, one brother Alvin Harper of Jacksonville, Fla. Four aunts Lizzie Hunt of Milledgeville, Georgia. Gloria Merriweather and Juanita Youngblood of Sparta, Georgia., Catherine Barnes of Atlanta, Georgia., seven uncles, Emmanuel Watkins, Marvin Smith, Nathiel Smith, and J.B. Smith all of Milledgeville, Georgia., Marion Smith of Haddock, Georgia, Leroy Smith of Atlanta, Georgia, and L. C. Smith, of Philadelphia, Penn, one great aunt Irene Ruff of Sparta, Georgia, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

“God has smiled on me and he has set me free.”

Services entrusted to Dawson’s Mortuary ~ 98 Hopgood St. Warrenton, GA


50 Pine Valley Road, Sparta, Georgia

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November 27, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Adrick Alexander Chapel
12271 Broad Street
Sparta, GA 31087

Graveside Service
November 28, 2020

1:00 PM
Hunt's Chapel AME Church
900 Hunts Chapel Rd.
Sparta, GA 31087

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