November 8, 2013

Dora Jane Thomason Furr

— Dora Jane Thomason Furr, 56, of Rocky Face, passed away Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at her home.

She was born Feb. 6, 1957, in Ringgold to the late Sarah and Monie Thomason Sr. Along with her parents she was also preceded in death by her brother, Kevin Thomason; sisters, Karen and Margie Thomason.

Jane was a member of the Hurricane Church of God. She was involved in the Church of God Girls Club and was a JoyBelle counselor for nine years.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, George Anthony and Sonya Brewer of Rocky Face; son, James Allen Furr of Rocky Face; daughter and son-in-law, Renee and Timmy Mathis of Rocky Face; brothers and sisters-in-law, Jr. and Vicky Thomason of Rocky Face, Jackie and Tammy Thomason of Chatsworth, Bobby and Debbie Thomason of Rocky Face, Danny and Kathy Thomason of Rocky Face; brother, Allen Thomason of Rocky Face; sisters and brothers-in-law, Emily and J.C. Brewer of Rocky Face, Faye and Kenneth McKeehan of Rocky Face; sister, Evelyn Shipman of Dalton; grandchildren, Debra Jane Nichols, Robert Lee Nichols, Jacob Lane Nichols, Taylor Nicole Nichols, Nathan Charles Brewer, Brittney Joyce Brewer and George Anthony Brewer Jr; great-grandchildren, Zoey Leanette Barmore; the love of her life, James Furr; lifelong friend, Johnnie (Dingbat) Cannon.

A funeral to celebrate the life of Dora Jane Furr will be at 2 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Danny Thomason officiating at the chapel of Dalton Funeral Home.

Burial will be at Mill Creek Cemetery. Nathan Brewer, George (Tubby) Brewer, Pedo Cornette, Adam Watkins, Gary Shipman and Andrew (Bubba) Shipman will be serving as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 9 p.m. today.

Arrangements are made by independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave., Dalton; (706) 529-5371.