Dorothy Nell Thomas

Dorothy Nell Thomas, 75, of Gainesville passed away at Grady Hospital on April 16, 2014.

She was born on Jan. 15, 1939. A lifetime resident of Hall County, she was the daughter of the late Lee and Eula Lee Wofford Garner. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her son, Billy Joe Thomas.

She is survived by her daughter, Lanelle Thomas of Cleveland, Ga.; sisters, Carolyn Cochran of Gainesville, Mary Jane Harkins of Hiawassee, Shirley Clinton of Gainesville, Corine Morrison of Dawsonville; brothers, Wayne Garner and James Garner, both of Gainesville.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 18, 2014, in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home. The Rev. Mike Garner and the Rev. Jeff Garner will officiate. Interment will be in Yellow Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Little & Davenport Funeral Home on Thursday, April 17, 2014, from 4-8 p.m.

Those wishing to send online condolences may do so at

Little & Davenport Funeral Home, 355 Dawsonville Highway SW, Gainesville, GA 30501, is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

Little-Davenport Funeral Home
355 Dawsonville Highway Southwest Gainesville, GA 30501
(770) 534-5201

Published in on Apr. 17, 2014