Dorothy Eris Bryant Overton

Published 4:14 pm Monday, February 28, 2022

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Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Ms. Dorothy Eris Bryant Overton, 89 of Homer, Georgia, formerly a resident of Jefferson for 34 years, who entered rest Friday, Feb. 25, 2022.

Ms. Overton was born in LaGrange, Georgia. A daughter of the late William Clifford Bryant and the late Cora Lee Williamson Bryant, Overton was retired from AT&T and was a member of Unity Methodist Church in LaGrange.

In addition to her parents, Ms. Overton is preceded by a son, Mack Clifford Overton, sister, Juanita Bryant Heath and two brothers, Jerry and Noel T. Bryant.

Survivors include two daughters, Teresa Smith (Jim) of Homer and Rosalyn Gilgan (Dan) of White; four grandchildren, Randy McClendon, Angela Martin, Charles (Brooke) Throckmorton IV and Katie Cook; eight great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews.

In accordance with the wishes of Ms. Overton, her remains are to be cremated and buried by family members in LaGrange.

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

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