Mr. Dennis Weldon Mann, 69, of Von Trina Drive, Elberton, husband of 51 years to Nancy Libby Mann, finished his course in faith on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, at his residence following a brief but courageous battle with cancer.
Mr. Mann was born in Elbert County on June 6, 1947, son of the late Charles Erskin Mann and Betty Todd Mann. A licensed electrician, Dennis, along with Terry Maxwell, was co-owner and operator of Elberton Industrial Electric. He was a member of Falling Creek Baptist Church and the Elberton Granite Association. Dennis and Nancy loved traveling, especially to Savannah, Georgia and Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
Left to cherish his memories are his wife, Nancy; daughter, Denise Lewis; grandsons: Brian McCannon, Kevin McCannon and his wife Carrie, and Josh McCannon; great-granddaughter, Rachel McCannon; brothers-in-law: Ted Libby and Phil Libby and his wife Jane, all of Elberton; aunt and uncle, Kathleen and Marshall Cordell of Hartwell; and a host of other relatives and friends.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Stephen Charles Mann; and sister-in-law, Virginia Libby.
Funeral services celebrating his life will be held on Thursday, February 23, at 2 o’clock in the Memorial Chapel of Berry Funeral Home with the Rev. Dwight Morgan officiating. Interment will follow in Elmhurst Cemetery.
The family is at the residence and will receive friends at Berry Funeral Home from 11:30a.m. until 1:30p.m. on Thursday afternoon.
Flowers are accepted and those wishing may make contributions in his memory to T.J. & Friends, P.O. Box 6161, Elberton, GA 30635.
Those wishing may sign the online guestbook at www.berryfh.com.
Berry Funeral Home & Crematory of Elberton is respectfully in charge of arrangements for Mr. Dennis Weldon Mann.