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Mr. Wesley Dewayne Usher

March 19, 1961 ~ June 1, 2017 (age 56)

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Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Wesley Dwayne Usher, age 56, of Jefferson, who entered into eternal rest on Thursday, June 1, 2017, after an extended illness. Mr. Usher was bon in Winder, Georgia to Mrs. Ora Dean Rowe of Jefferson and the late Mr. Otis Cornelius Usher.. Wesley was educated in the Jefferson City School System. He was Manager of the Checkers Restaurant in Gainesville, Georgia and worked in Food Services at Wrigley in Flowery Branch, Georgia. Mr. Usher joined the New Salem Baptist Church at an early age.

He leaves to cherish his memory, a devoted mother, Ora Dean Rowe, five sons, Quentin Usher, Derek Milsap, Trey Usher, Weston Usher and Mason Usher; granddaughter, Kahlia Usher; two sisters, Linda Rakestraw and her husband Johnny, Adrian Usher; brother, Ernest Timothy Usher and a devoted uncle in the home, Rev. Fred Wilson; aunts, Mary Lois Williams, Elease Simpson and her husband Issac, Lavern Mack and her husband Julius, uncles, Donald Wilson and his wife Betty, James Wilson and James Hemphill, and a host of relatives and friends also survive.

The Funeral Service will be held on Monday, June 5, 2017 at 1:00 PM in the New Salem Baptist Church with Reverend Hazel Quarels officiating. The body will lie in state on Monday from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM in the New Salem Baptist Church, prior to the service. The family will receive friends on Sunday evening from 5 – 7 PM at Evans Funeral Home.

The burial will follow in the Evans Memory Gardens with John Thomas Allen, Morris Gresham, Keith Kennedy, McGarrett Simpson, Spenquez Stringer, Leland Smith and Donald Wilson honored as pallbearers.

Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia. 706-367-5467.

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 Service Information

June 4, 2017

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Chapel of Evans Funeral Home
1350 Winder Hwy
Jefferson, GA 30549

Funeral Service
June 5, 2017

1:00 PM
New Salem Baptist Church
787 New Salem Church Rd.
Jefferson, GA 30549

June 5, 2017

2:30 PM
Evans Memory Gardens
1350 Winder Hwy
Jefferson, GA 30549

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