Dallas Ann (Bond) Dennis, age 82 of Dallas, Georgia passed from this life March 14, 2020. She was born on August 10, 1937 in Jefferson, Georgia to the late Dallas and Idoomie Stephens Bond.
Mrs. Dennis was a much-loved teacher for many years. She began her career in Paulding County as a home economics teacher at Dallas High School. Later, she was Paulding County’s first certified special education teacher. She spent most of her career as a fourth grade teacher at Dallas Elementary School, Matthews School, and retired from Northside Elementary School. In retirement, Mrs. Dallas Ann was “GiGi” to her five grandchildren and poured herself into them. Her love for family was second only to her faith. She was a faithful servant and member of Dallas First Baptist Church with a special love for her Dorcas Sunday School class. Ever the teacher, she was active in 4-H and the Master Gardeners. She touched countless lives.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Horace Dennis, as well as her parents and siblings.
Mrs. Dennis is survived by her children, Deryl (Lisa) Dennis and Jill (Chris) Brogdon; grandchildren, Elizabeth (Brent) Paris, Catherine Brogdon, Jessie Wilson, Emily Dennis, and Kady Dennis; and her great grandchildren, Paxton and Caroline Paris.
Funeral services will be held in the chapel at Clark Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 17th at 3:00 PM with Reverend Paul Dennis and Dr. Todd Gaddis officiating. Interment will immediately follow at Paulding Memorial Gardens in Hiram, GA. Pallbearers in attendance will be David Davis, Dallas Bond, Henry Dennis, Steve Dennis, Sandy Dennis, Aaron Black, and Neal Black. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday March 16th from 5 PM to 7 PM.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Dallas First Baptist Church, or to the Paulding Master Gardeners.
Clark Funeral Home Hiram, GA is in charge of arrangements. www.samclarkfuneralhome.com
**EDIT: Due to the growing concern of COVID- 19 and for gatherings larger than 10 people, we will be LIVE streaming Mrs. Dallas Dennis's funeral service on our facebook page for friends and family who are unable to attend the funeral service in person. Please visit our facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/ClarkFuneral/ for the LIVE streaming of the funeral service starting at 3:00 PM. **