Obituaries: Mr. Jackie Wayne Lambert, Mrs. Helen Louise Powell Garrett, Mr. Calvin Lee Pritchett.

Obituaries: Mr. Jackie Wayne Lambert, Mrs. Helen Louise Powell Garrett, Mr. Calvin Lee Pritchett.

Myrtle Hill in Rome.

Mr. Calvin Lee Pritchett, age 80, of Rome transitioned November 11, 2021. Complete arrangements will follow at a later day.

F. K. Jones Funeral Home.


Mrs. Helen Louise Powell Garrett, age 96, of Rome, GA, passed away of Thursday, November 11, 2021, at a local nursing facility.

Mrs. Garrett was born in Tallapoosa, GA on May 20, 1925, daughter of the late Walter Powell and the late Lula Matthews Powell. She was a cosmetologist technician at King & Queen Style Salon, retiring after 15 years of service. She was a member of the Emmanuel Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Percy Wallace Garrett, 3 sisters, Gladys Williams, Lillian Gore, and Velma Brannon, by 3 brothers, W.D. Powell, Howard Powell, and Buddy Powell, and by a son-in-law, Rev. Harry Carter.

Survivors include 2 daughters, Linda Garrett Carter, Cedar Bluff, AL, and Diane Garrett Collins (Rick), Rome; 5 grandchildren, Katrina Johnson (Dusty), Paige Wright (Rev. Tim), Jeffrey Carter, Cynthia Lockwood (Jay), and Garrett Collins; 9 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2pm on Monday, November 15, 2021, in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel with the Rev. Tim Wright and Dr. Mark Cosby officiating. Interment will follow in Oaknoll Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Monday from 1pm-1:45pm. At other hours, they may be contacted at the residence of a daughter, Diane Collins, 39 Crosscreek Drive, Rome, GA 30165

Pallbearers are asked to assemble at 1:30pm on Monday and include: Garrett Collins, Wesley Carter, Dusty Johnson, Rev. Tim Wright, Zoe Carter and Zian Carter.


Mr. Jackie Wayne Lambert, age 75, of Rome, GA, passed away at his residence on Thursday, November 11, 2021.

A native of Rome and Floyd County, Jackie was born January 16, 1946, son of the late Fin Wade Lambert, Sr., and Ethel Mae Carroll Lambert. He attended Pepperrell High School and was of the Baptist faith. Jackie began roofing with his Dad early in life and eventually be owner/operator of F.W. Lambert and Son Roofing. He loved country music, fishing, and spending time with his dogs. In addition to his parents, Jackie was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Gayle Jennings Lambert. A son, Dennis Wayne Lambert, a brother, Fin Wade Lambert, Jr., and a sister, Vera Eloise Childs, also preceded him in death.

Jackie is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Terri and Stephen Long of Cedartown, GA; two grandsons, Joshua and Adam Clonts; one great-grandson, Benjamin Clonts; a brother and sister-in-law, Jerry and Martha Lambert of Rockmart, GA. A host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends also survive.

In keeping with his wishes, Jackie will be cremated, and no formal service is planned at this time.

Salmon Funeral Home.

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