Loal Dennis Bethel age 50 of Canton, Georgia passed away November 5, 2012 at his residence. Dennis was a 1980 Graduate of Collinsville High School, Collinsville, IL. He attended The University of Evansville, IN. and also attended the University of Texas. He was a member of the Kennesaw Jaycees and a much loved and admired Coach of many sports. He is survived by his wife, Kenette Bethel of Canton; sons, Dominick Bethel of Atlanta and J.T. Percival of Canton; daughter, Brittany Percival of Canton; mother and step father, Gailyn and Chuck Dowling of St. Claire County, IL.; father and step mother, Dennis and Martha Bethel of Broken Arrow, IL.; sister, Meredith Bethel of Oklahoma. He is preceded in death by his brother, Sean Bethel; several aunts, uncles and cousins also survive. Funeral Services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Friday, November 9, 2012 from The St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church in Woodstock, Georgia with interment to follow at Cherokee Memorial Park. Father Larry Niese officiating. The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Thursday, November 8 at Darby Funeral Home, Canton, Georgia. In lieu of flowers, donations to be made to St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Woodstock, Georgia. The caring staff of Darby Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.