Gene Guess, age 72, of Lansing, Michigan and formerly Rabun County, passed away on Feb. 19, 2018.
He was born the son of the late George Dallas Guess and the late Eloise Washington Guess on Aug. 21, 1945. Gene was a veteran of the armed forces and served his country in the Navy during the Vietnam War. He was a master craftsman and builder. He was a loving husband, brother, and father to his family. Gene was an avid reader and enjoyed playing golf. He had a wonderful sense of humor and could tell “dad jokes” for days.
In addition to his parents, his wife Pamela Guess and one brother, Dallas Guess, preceded him in death.
Gene is survived by his wife, Tracey Guess, of Lansing, Mississippi; a son, Greg Guess and his wife Kim Guess, of Brooks, Georgia; a daughter, Lauren Rolader and her husband Kyle Rolader, of Sky Valley; a brother, Grant Guess and his wife Laurie Guess of Buford; five grandchildren and four nieces and nephews.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made in Gene’s memory to Atlanta VA Healthcare System Attn: Voluntary Service 1670 Clermont Rd. Decatur, Ga. 30033