Mrs. Charlene Jablonski, age 66, of Rome, GA, passed away Tuesday, November 26, 2019, at her home.
Mrs. Jablonski was born in Rome, GA on March 17, 1953, daughter of the late Louise Andrews Neighbors and the late Edward LeHugh Neighbors. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Marie Randolph, and by a brother, Calvin Neighbors. Mrs. Charlene was retired from Georgia Highland Collage as an Administrative Assistant to the Dean and was a member of Enon Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, C. J. Jablonski, to whom she was married on December 8, 1972; daughter, Stacey Pauline Cox (Lee), Melanie Cromer Knight (Scott); 6 grandchildren, Michael Marie (Madison), Tony Powell, Katie Knight, Breanna Knight, Gabe Marie, and Luke Marie; 4 great-grandchildren, Tristan Marie, Paislee Marie, Hayden Marie and Melanie Graced Powell; niece and nephews, Lisa Dudley (Todd), Jason Randolph, Lee Randolph, and Gary Neighbors (Debbie).
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at 2:00 pm in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel. Pastor Ken Hinkley will officiate. Interment will follow in Gordon Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, on Tuesday from 12:00 pm until the service hour.
Jessica Diane Hester Howell, age 36, of Rome passed away Tuesday November 26, 2019.
Jessica was born on December 24, 1982 to Rebecca Ann Powell Vasser and the late Danny Lavon Hester Sr. She was of the Pentecostal faith.
Survivors include her children: Alexander Howell, Alexia Howell, Ansley Howell, and Abbygail Howell; mother and step father: Rebecca Powell Vasser and Jeff Vasser; brothers: Daniel Eugene (Jennifer) Morgan and Lavon (Dawn) Hester; father of her children: Richard Howell.
Funeral services will be held at 2 P.M. on Monday December 2, 2019 at Good Shepherd Funeral Home with Bro. Jackie Sanders, and Rev. Joey Inichen officiating. Interment will follow in Beech Creek Cemetery. The family will receive friends from noon until service hour on Monday at Good Shepherd Funeral Home.
Mr. Bobby Lee Newberry, age 63, of Cedar Bluff, AL, passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2019, at his residence.
Mr. Newberry was born in Rome, GA on May 27, 1956, son of the former Stella Louise Carter and the late Bobby Gene Newberry. He was also preceded in death by a grandson, Jonathan Chandler “J. C.” Newberry. Prior to his illness, he was employed as a truck driver with Roehl Transportation. He was of the Southern Baptist faith.
Survivors include his daughter, Angela Sunshine Newberry, Rome; his son, John Newberry (Jaime), Villa Rica; 3 grandchildren, Malorie Tillery, Savannah Newberry, and Hannah Newberry; a great granddaughter, Audrie Tillery; his mother, Stella Louise Hicks, Cedar Bluff, AL; aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, December 1, 2019, at 3pm in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, with his cousin, the Rev. Ronnie Newberry, officiating. Interment will follow in Rome Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Saturday from 5 until 7pm.
Pallbearers are requested to assemble at 2:30pm and include: Ray Chappell, Mike Baxter, Donnie Wilson, Josh Williams, Billy Edgeworth, and Ralph Bowers.