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Bernice Richer Dean (Sunrise:  October 24, 1974   - Sunset:  April 29, 2014)

The Dean, Bowe, Dillon and Garswah families regret to announce the passing of their beloved daughter Bernice Richer Dean, daughter of Mr. Gideon Dean and Mrs. Hawah Dillon Garswah born in Buchanan, Liberia on October 24, 1974. She entered a peaceful sleep on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at Gwinnett Medical Center in Lawrenceville, Georgia, USA.

At the age of 2 years old, she joined her father in Stockholm, Sweden. After living there for seven years, she returned to Liberia. Later she joined her father in the United States (Atlanta) where she graduated from Lithonia High School.

Her accomplishments are: Certified Patients Care Assistant, worked for AT&T for 13 years, modeling interior designing, etc. She was a kind and caring person who would do anything for anybody.

She leaves to the cherished memories of her two loving children, Omari G. Neal and Ameera I. Neal for whom she was willing to sacrifice her all.

Bernice will be greatly missed by her siblings (6) Fonzie A. Dean, Jaylee Swengbe, Lonnie B. Dean, Randy Garswah, Nneka B. Dean, Fredell Garswah, and Alex Deranamie (who preceded her in death). Her maternal grandmother, Hawa Bowe and her late paternal grandmother Isabella L. Cooper and a host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
We love you Bernice and may your soul rest in peace!

Wake keeping:  Friday, May 9, 2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Tim Stewart Funeral Homes
300 Simonton Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Funeral Service: Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 10:00am 
300 Simonton Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Corinth Christian Church (Grave opposite the church)
1635 Hwy 81 SW
Loganville, GA 30052
(770) 466 – 4373

Oikos Event Hall
2399 Lawrenceville Hwy
Lawrenceville, GA 30044
(770) 572 0577

Gideon Dean - (912) 409 1669
Hawa Dillon Garswah – 678 887 6635
Fred Garswah – (770) 633 7920
Kudah Williams – (404) 437 0339