Dandee Denson, age 38 of Denson Road in Summerville passed away Saturday morning, January 16, 2010 at Floyd Medical Center. He was born April 30, 1971 in Floyd County, GA, son of Wayne "Pete" Denson and Sara Denson. Dandee was a member of New Antioch Baptist Church, honorary member of the Chattooga Shrine Club, Honorary member of the Yaarab Shrine Temple of Atlanta and Distinguished Recipient of the Green Fez of Shrine of North America.
Survivors include his parents, Pete and Sara Denson a sister Debbie Denson Stowe and 2 nieces – Meagan and Courtney Stowe of Summerville. Specail care giver – Sheila Gentry and a host of aunts, uncles and cousins survive.
Funeral Services will be conducted Monday January 18, 2010 at 1 PM from New Antioch Baptist Church with Rev. Harold Helton, Mr Jack Brown and his niece, Courtney Stowe officiating. Interment will follow in the Summerville Cemetery.
Pallbearers are requested to meet at Erwin – Petitt Funeral Home at 12 noon on Monday and include the following: Steve Osby, Gordon Allen, Kevin Martin, Derek Eckroat, Willie Wilbanks, James Hughes and Charles Crawford and Richard Craig. Honorary Pallbearers will be all Shriners.
Dandee will lie in state at the Funeral Home on Sunday evening January 17th, 2010 where the family will receive friends from 5 until 9 PM. At other hours the family will be at the residence at 731 Denson Road in Summerville.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that contributions be made to the Chattooga Shrine Telethon in memory of Dandee or New Antioch Baptist Church Building Fund.
Erwin-Petitt Funeral Home has charge of funeral arrangements for Dandee Denson who passed away on Saturday.