Mr. Dewey Henry Hoskins- age 82 of Summerville, GA passed away Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at his residence. He was a member and Deacon of New Bethel Baptist Church in Summerville, A US Army Veteran of Korean Conflict, A member of Masonic Lodge #47, a City Councilman, and formerly employed with Farmers and Merchant Bank, Modern Cleaners, and General Electric Plant. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dock and Alice Hoskins, brother, Charles Hoskins, Sister, Cora Hoskins.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Willie Ruth Hoskins of Summerville, GA; two daughters, Alice and Larry Lee of Port St. Lucie, Fl; Karen Hoskins of West Palm Beach, FL; Son Dewey Dewayne and Bobbet Hoskins of Florence, KY; five grandchildren; seven sisters-in-law, four brothers-in-law; two aunts and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Homegoing services will be Saturday, October 15, 2011 at 1 pm at New Bethel Baptist Church with Pastor Kevin Roach and other ministers officiating. The family will receive friends at the church Friday evening from 7 pm til 8 pm with Masonic Rites.
Interment will be in the Summerville Cemetary. Arrangements are by Willis Funeral Home, Inc, Dalton.