Mrs. Bobbie Louise Johnson Hunt, age 86, of Rome, passed away Tuesday August 13, 2019.
Mrs. Hunt was born August 22, 1932, in Canton, Ga. a daughter of the late Hamp Johnson, and Fannie Chapman Johnson. She was a member of Mt. Alto Baptist Church. Mrs. Hunt was preceded in death by her husband, Jessie Bert Hunt Sr. and several brothers, and sisters.
Survivors include, her son, Jessie Bert (Carolyn) Hunt Jr. Rome; daughter, Janet (Hirschell) Fletcher, Rome; Teresa (Mike) Jones, Rome; Tammy (DeWayne) Comer, Rome; grandchildren, Chad Hunt, Kevin Jones, Chris Jones, Lindsey Baldwin, Amy Comer, and Carly Comer, special niece and nephew, Jennifer Johnson, and Brian Manous, several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral service will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday, August 18, 2019, at Good Shepherd Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Frank Wood officiating. Interment will be Monday in Oaknoll Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 4:30 p.m. until the hour of service on Sunday at the funeral home.
Joshua Lynn “Josh” Busby, age 35, of Rome passed away Tuesday August 13, 2019, in a local hospital.
Josh was born September 2, 1983, Rome. He was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church. Josh graduated from Coosa High School in 2002 and from Jacksonville State University in 2006 with Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science. He was a avid self-taught Musician — Piano, Drums, and Guitar. Josh was a avid trout fisherman. Most of all, Josh was a devoted and loving son. He’s preceded in death by grandparents, James and Martha Barnes, grandfather, Mahlon Busby, aunt, Molly Vines Barnes, uncle, Barry Barnes, cousins, Chris Barnes, and Kristin Barnes.
Survivors include his parents, Lynn and Cathy Barnes Busby; grandmother, Vera Busby; his girlfriend, Paige Pattison; aunts and uncles, Elizabeth and Mike Busby, Lee Barnes, cousins, Stephanie Weaver, Aaron Busby, and Kristi Reynolds, several great aunts and uncle, cousins, also survive.
Pallbearers include the following gentlemen and asked to meet at the funeral home by 2:30 p.m. on Friday: Aaron Busby, Tyler Reynolds, Larry Perkins, Joey Weaver, Tommy Bannister and Jeremiah Evans.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday August 16, 2019, at Good Shepherd Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ken Oates and Dr. Sam Henderson officiating. Interment will follow in Oaknoll Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the hour of service,