Leslie Richard Dorsett 70, of Acworth, Georgia passed away on Thursday, July 22, 2021. Born in East Meadow, NY on December 12th, 1950. Les is survived by sons, Shaun, Jeremy, Les & Frankie. Daughter, Celeste. Grandchildren, Jesse, Amber, Christina, Brandon, and Emily. Great-grandchildren, Rian, Zane, Rilynn & Raylynn. Brother, Arthur. Sisters, Frances, Sharon, Tammy & Robin.
Les was a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division of the United States Army during the Vietnam war. He was also an avid skydiver in his early years. He was an engineer by trade and could build or fix almost anything. He was also a captain of numerous boats and was a masterful fisherman. A natural-born storyteller, he was a superior listener and efficient communicator. He was a mentor to many in his life. In the latter years, he enjoyed spending quality time with his family, & beloved grandson.
Preceded in death by his wife of 44 years Gail L. Dorsett. Les made it just time for their anniversary, which was July 24th. They are now together again, forever.