Funeral services for Mr. Dawson Wise Sr. will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2013, from Mt. Hope C.M.E. Church with viewing from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral hour. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Mr. Wise of 291 NW Pettigrew Road passed away on Saturday at his residence.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Otelia Milner Wise of Milledgeville; seven children, the Rev. Dawson Wise Jr. and Mr. Walter Wise, both of Lithonia, Ga.; Evangelist Beatrice (Horace) Dixon of Dublin; Ms. Mattie M. Edwards of East Point, Ga.; Mrs. Gloria ( Calvin) Harmon of Augusta, Ga.; Mrs. Carolyn (Vincent) Washington of Lithonia; Mrs. Lena (Raymond) Hunt of Milledgeville; one sister, Mrs. Mattie Wise Woods of Detroit, Mich.; 30 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild; and a host of other relatives.
Friends may visit the family at the residence.
Words of sympathy may be expressed at www. slatersfuneralhomeinc.com.
Slater’s Funeral Home Inc. has charge of arrangements.