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Allen Stephen Dean Sr.
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Funeral services for Allen Stephen Dean Sr., 72, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at Providence Baptist Church with the Rev. Scott Doster officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Mr. Dean died Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, following an extended illness.

Born May 6, 1942, in Detroit, Mich., he was a son of the late Herman Aubrey and Edna Eloise Nabors Dean.

Mr. Dean was retired from General Motors Co. after many years of service and worked part-time in Helen, for Innsbruck Resort & Golf Club. He was a very active member of Providence Baptist Church in the Batesville Community, serving on several pastor search committees, as an usher, and a door greeter. Mr. Dean was also an avid golfer, a Georgia Tech fan and enjoyed NASCAR racing.

Survivors include his loving wife of 27 years, Martha Mikell Dean of Clarkesville; sons and daughters-in-law, Allen Stephen Dean Jr. (Melissa) of Stockbridge, Randall Brian Dean (Shawn) of Mansfield; stepson and wife, Tony Futch (Loretta) of Cleveland; grandchildren, Amanda Sockwell (Adam) of Atlanta, Rachael Meaders (B.J.), Annie Futch, Jesse Futch, all of Cleveland, Grayson Danes and Evan Danes, both of Mansfield; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m. today, Aug. 1.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests all donations be made to the Providence Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, Gideons International, or to the American Cancer Society.

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge of arrangements.