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died March 1 at home. She was a former class member of G.W. Carver in 1966. Survivors include: long time companion, Melvin Anderson; children, Renee Coleman (Ike), James Richardson, Nicole Dixon (Gerald), Shawna Freeman (Henry); brothers, Gustavous Dames and Ahmad Dames; sister, Lonnie Dames Bryant; dear cousin; Earlene Henry Bharath; cousins, Loretta, Phillip, Arrington, Juanita and Bonnie Fultz. Eight teen beloved grandchildren and great grandchildren; nine nieces and nephews and a host of friends and relatives. She is preceded in death by her parents, Dora and Rev. Harold Dames. Service 11 a.m., Saturday March 10 at Davis Funeral Home in Ocilla, GA.