Charles Lamar Earnest, age 62, of Hoschton passed away Thursday, July 13, 2017. Mr. Earnest was employed for 21 years at Pine Hill Golf Course in Winder. He loved car racing, motorcycles and his grandchildren. Survivors include his wife Janice M. Earnest; sons William L. Earnest and wife Amber of Commerce, Phillip L. Earnest and wife Teresa of Hoschton, Daniel G. Earnest and Charles N. Earnest both of Pendergrass; daughter Stacey Cook and Jamus Waldrop of Jefferson; brothers Marshall Earnest and wife Deborah of Winder and Bobby L. Earnest of Winder; 19 grandchildren; his dog Bo and nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by parents Robert Lee Earnest and Doris Byers Earnest. The family will receive friends 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm Friday, July 14, 2017 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.