Visitation Information:

May 22nd, 2020 at 01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery and Crematory
2030 Memorial Park Road Gainesville, GA 30504

Service Information:

May 22nd, 2020 at 03:30 PM
Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery and Crematory
2030 Memorial Park Road Gainesville, GA 30504

Mr. Robert Gordon Dacus, 95

May 20, 2020


            Mr. Robert Gordon Dacus, age 95 of Mableton, formerly of Dahlonega, passed away on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at Seasons Hospice following an extended illness.

            Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, May 22, 2020 at 3:30 pm in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home with interment to follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.  Reverend Ken Dacus will officiate.  The family will receive friends on Friday, May 22, 2020 from 1:30 – 3:30 pm, prior to the service, at the funeral home.

            Mr. Dacus was born May 12, 1925 in Cumming, Georgia to the late Arch Dacus and Maybelle Mooney Dacus.  He served in the U S Army during World War II and was the owner and operator of Robert Dacus Painting Service.  Robert was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and great-great-grandfather.  He loved playing his banjo and guitar, making music with friends and family, gardening and spending his time with his grandchildren.  Robert was of the Baptist faith and accepted Christ in his life at an early age.  He instilled in his children the importance of Christ in their lives as well.  He was a help to anyone in need and all who knew him loved him. Robert was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, LeeNora Hicks Dacus, three of his sons, Mark Anthony Dacus, Donald Lee Dacus and David Leon Dacus, three of his sisters, Ruby Lois Dacus Page, Hazel Dacus and Allie Dacus and one of his brothers, Grady Dacus.

            Mr. Dacus is survived by children, Doyal (Jean) Dacus of Ellijay, Georgia, Sandra (Mike) Bone of Mableton, Georgia, Travis Dacus of Lula and Ken (Peggy) Dacus of Lula, 10 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, 4 great-great-grandchildren, sister, Bernice Dacus Lynn Pinson of Martin, Georgia and a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives.


Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA  30504 is in charge of arrangements.


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Wendell Sloan 2020-05-20 17:30:54
I'm so sorry for the loss of this wonderful man my most sincere condolences to the family and friends on such a loss as this Rest in Peace Poppa Robert
Nancy Shadburn 2020-05-20 17:54:03
Love and prayers to you in your time of loss
Don Huggins 2020-05-20 18:32:41
My condolence to the family of Mr. Dacus; and especially to Katrina, Justin and Wyatt.. Love Bampa
Charlsie Page Bunn 2020-05-20 21:17:04
Aunt Nell, Sandy, Doyle, Kenneth, Travis I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Uncle Robert. He was a great man and will surely be missed by us all. My heart and prayers are with you all. I know we all haven't seen one another that much in many years. But I think about you all, all the time And miss all the times we were all close and together. Know that I am here for you all. You can call me anytime day or night. My # is 706-702-0126 Know that my arms wrapped around each of you with big hugs. I love and miss you all! Lord Jesus please wrap your loving arms around my family and comfort them all in this time of sorry and need. Hold them in your heart Lord and help them with their pain of the loss of this loved one. And Lord please be with Kenneth while he officiates this service. In Jesus name we pray Amen! Hugs and kisses to you all. I love y'all.
Paula Dyer 2020-05-21 06:16:26
I m so so sorry for ur loss I know he will be missed I m Kody s grandma and I know how much he loved his Papa Robert.i will hold ur family up in prayer!!
Betty Picklesimer-Bruce 2020-05-21 13:05:20
Prayers for peace and comfort during this difficult time...I am the daughter of Nannie Dacus-Picklesimer...Her Mom and Dad was Will and Beluah Dacus..of Cumming Georgia....
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