Gwen Muriel Kesler, 95, of Carnesville, Ga passed away Tuesday morning, December 22, 2020, at the Jackson Oaks Center in Jefferson, GA.

Born August 18, 1925, in Banks County,  she was the daughter of the late James Allen “Al” and Alice Loretta Gillespie Kesler.   She was the sister of the late Doris Kesler. Mepham, Quilla Inez Kesler Sheffield, and Gaylord Kesler.  She was in the music industry; a member of National Recording Artist Association; recipient of the chairmans’s award Georgia Music Festival and inductee into Georgia Music Hall of Fame 1984 as a non-preforming artist.   She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Atlanta.

She was survived by sisters, Joan Kesler, Faye Kesler, and Ann South, all of Carnesville; one brother Oliver Kesler, of Toccoa; nieces and nephews, Alice Kesler, Allen Kesler, Scott Kesler, Deborah Mepham Sponheimer, Gina Mepham Baumgartner, Mike South, Mark South, and Devin South; numerous great-nieces and nephews.

Services will be 2pm Monday at the B D Ginn Memorial Chapel. Interment will be Prospect Church Cemetery. Condolences at ginnfuneralhome.com.