Lois Irene Dorsey, age 94, of Helen, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018.
Mrs. Dorsey was born January 20, 1924 in Lumpkin County, Georgia to Jordan and Marie Adams Pharris. She was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers, JC Pharris, Clyde Pharris, and a sister, Carrie Lee Pharris Sims, her son, Rondall C. Dorsey, her grandson, Wallace Jay Ferguson and the father of her children, Wallace Dorsey.
As a child she attended Dukes Creek Baptist Church, Center Baptist Church and Chattahoochee Methodist Church. She was a waitress for over 50 years and was beloved by all.
Survivors include son and daughter in law, Robert and Louise Dorsey, Cleveland; daughter and son in law, Beulah Mae and Jay Ferguson, Helen; grandchildren, Rhonda and Lamar Hester, Greg and Kristi Dorsey, Jed Ferguson and Fiancé Angie Huff, Calista Bryson and Fiancé Rev. Ted Armour, Angela and Allan Caldwell, Regenia Pimintel, and Vernon and Linda Magness; great-grandchildren, Brandon and Kimberly Hester, Brittany and Zach Wallace, Graylon Bryson, Alexandria Ferguson, Levi Dorsey, Tanya and Andres Marcos, Jordyn Autry and Jack Autry; great-great granddaughter, Zoe Isabella Hester; brother and sister in law, Mitchell and Jennifer Pharris, Sautee; special friends, Loretta Cantrell and Jerry Copp; and her Hospice family Devra, Rebecca and Myra.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 PM Thursday, October 4, 2018 from the Chapel of Barrett Funeral Home. The Rev. Brandon Hester will officiate. Interment will follow in Helen Robertstown Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 PM Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at the funeral home.
To share a memory or condolence for the family, please visit barrettfh.com.