Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituaries: Jimmy Lane Massingill, Mrs. Katherine Campbell “Kay” Williams and Mrs. Maggie Inez Hughes Woodall.

Obituaries: Jimmy Lane Massingill, Mrs. Katherine Campbell “Kay” Williams and Mrs. Maggie Inez Hughes Woodall.

  Mrs. Katherine Campbell “Kay” Williams, age 70, of Rome, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019, in a local hospital. Mrs. Williams was born in Macon, GA on November 13, 1948, daughter of the late Frances T. Cassidy and the late Hilda Hancock Cassidy.  She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Ann Williams. … Read more

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Obituaries: Jack Morgan, a member of Berry College Football’s first graduating class.

Obituaries: Jack Morgan, a member of Berry College Football’s first graduating class.

From Berry College Athletics: It is with a heavy heart and great sadness that we share Jack Morgan (16C), a member of the first Berry College Football graduating class and SAA Championship team, passed away on Wednesday morning. Please keep Jack’s family and friends in your prayers during this difficult time. Tentatively, a memorial service will be… Read more

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Obituaries: Michael Carver, Larry Lynn Lanham.

Obituaries: Michael Carver, Larry Lynn Lanham.

Michael Carver, a loving father and husband, professional musician and music educator, passed away unexpectedly on May 20, 2019, at home in Rome, Georgia. He was 53 years old. Michael Glenn Carver was born in Toule, France, on November 19, 1965, to Glenn and the late Audrey (Corbin). He was the youngest of two children.… Read more

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Obituaries: Cassie Darlene Brock, Mr. Richard Wayne Coleman, Mrs. Reesa Kaye Johnson, Jeremiah Edward Robbins Sr., Mrs. Ruth Daniel Vann.

Obituaries: Cassie Darlene Brock, Mr. Richard Wayne Coleman, Mrs. Reesa Kaye Johnson, Jeremiah Edward Robbins Sr., Mrs. Ruth Daniel Vann.

  Mrs. Reesa Kaye Johnson, age 58, of Rome, passed away on Monday, May 20, 2019, at her residence. Mrs. Johnson was born in Rome, Georgia on February 15, 1961, daughter of the late Billy Joe Baker and the late Eleanor Ann Goss Harrison.  She was of the Baptist faith.  Mrs. Johnson worked for a… Read more

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Obituaries:  Stevie “Cornbread” Jenkins, Mr. Chalmus Chester McMichen, Cornelia Linnenkohl Milford.

Obituaries: Stevie “Cornbread” Jenkins, Mr. Chalmus Chester McMichen, Cornelia Linnenkohl Milford.

Mr. Chalmus Chester McMichen, age 89, of Rome, passed away on Monday morning, May 20, 2019, at a local healthcare facility. Mr. McMichen was born in Rome, Georgia on July 6, 1929, son of the late Ray Vaughn McMichen and the late Lillian Beatrice Crowe McMichen.  He was also preceded in death by his first… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Patricia Lillian “Pat” Holcomb, Glenda Faye Miller and Walton Frederick “Fred” Talley

Obituaries: Mrs. Patricia Lillian “Pat” Holcomb, Glenda Faye Miller and Walton Frederick “Fred” Talley

Mrs. Patricia Lillian “Pat” Holcomb, age, 73 of Rome, passed away on Friday, May 17, 2019 at a local nursing facility. Mrs. Holcomb was born in Floyd County, GA on June 6, 1945, daughter of the late Roy “Gene” Mixon, Sr. and the late Lillian Allen Mixon.  She was a graduate of the West Rome… Read more

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Obituaries: Thomas Mitchell Allen, Mrs. Undra (Fay) Daniel and Mr. Joshua Sorrells

Obituaries: Thomas Mitchell Allen, Mrs. Undra (Fay) Daniel and Mr. Joshua Sorrells

Mr. Joshua Sorrells of Rome, GA passed on Sunday, May 12, 2019. Services for Mr. Sorrells will be Monday, May 20, 2019 at 1 pm at Greater Refuge Church in Rome, Ga. The body will lie instate from 12 noon until the funeral hour. Interment will follow at East View Cemetery. Please keep the mother… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Undra Daniel, Mr. Hung P. Nguyen, Fred Talley.

Obituaries: Mrs. Undra Daniel, Mr. Hung P. Nguyen, Fred Talley.

  Mr. Hung P. Nguyen, age 78, of Rome, passed away on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at a hospice facility in Chattanooga. Mr. Nguyen was born in Quang Binh, Vietnam, on October 20, 1940, son of the late Thuan Nguyen and the late Thi Nguyen.  He was a communicant of St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Mr.… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Dorothy Louise Bowen, Mr. JarNorris Lamar Horne, Mrs. Tressie Lynn Lowe, Glenda V. Miller, Jason Moore Sisson, Mrs. Ruby Stocks.

Obituaries: Mrs. Dorothy Louise Bowen, Mr. JarNorris Lamar Horne, Mrs. Tressie Lynn Lowe, Glenda V. Miller, Jason Moore Sisson, Mrs. Ruby Stocks.

Mr. JarNorris Lamar Horne, age 27, of Rome, passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at a local healthcare facility. JarNorris was born on August 29, 1991, in Rome, GA son of Lamar Marcus Horne and April LaShawn Driver Allen.  He was a graduate of Rome High School Class of 2009, and attended Jacksonville State… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Lizzie Mae Bowling Bryan, Mr. Raymond Dixon, Mr. Ronnie Faith Gresham, Mrs. Tussie Lynn Lowe.

Obituaries: Mrs. Lizzie Mae Bowling Bryan, Mr. Raymond Dixon, Mr. Ronnie Faith Gresham, Mrs. Tussie Lynn Lowe.

Mr. Ronnie Faith Gresham, age 68, of Silver Creek, GA, passed away Monday, May 13, 2019, at his residence. Mr. Gresham was born in Rome, GA on February 26, 1951, son of the late Eugene Douglas “E. D.” Gresham and the late Dorothy Penson Gresham.  He was also preceded in death by 2 sisters, Glenda… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Scott David Brock, Norma Jean Dodd Fuller, Mrs. Katherine Malone, Mr. Joshua Sorrells.

Obituaries: Mr. Scott David Brock, Norma Jean Dodd Fuller, Mrs. Katherine Malone, Mr. Joshua Sorrells.

Mr. Scott David Brock, age 61, of Rome, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2019, at his residence. Mr. Brock was born in Cedartown, GA on August 29, 1957.  Prior to his becoming disabled, he was employed with Wayne Davis Concrete Co.  An avid motorcyclist, Mr. Brock was a member of the Cartersville area Harley Owners… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Alvin R. Duvall, Mrs. Ruby Lee McKenzie Gore, Mrs. Drusilla Bennett Ragland, Mr. David Tanner, Mr. Dwight Thomas Woodfin.

Obituaries: Mr. Alvin R. Duvall, Mrs. Ruby Lee McKenzie Gore, Mrs. Drusilla Bennett Ragland, Mr. David Tanner, Mr. Dwight Thomas Woodfin.

Mr. David Tanner, age 80, of Lindale, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at his residence in Tanner’s Hollow surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Tanner was born in Cherokee County, Alabama on September 5, 1938, son of the late Ed Tanner and the late Flora Belle Mobley Tanner.  He was also preceded… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Leon Herald Cross, Miss Lacey Alexis “Lexi” Head and Mr. Larry Wilson Molock

Obituaries: Mr. Leon Herald Cross, Miss Lacey Alexis “Lexi” Head and Mr. Larry Wilson Molock

Miss Lacey Alexis “Lexi” Head, age 18, of Silver Creek, passed away on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Gadsden, AL. Lexi was born in Cartersville, Georgia on July 4, 2000, daughter of Aleshia Lynette Channell and Allen Dwayne Head.  She was a member of Faith United Methodist Church in Cartersville.  Lexi was a 2018 graduate… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Ella Mae Zachery-Carson and Ms. Betty Mitchell

Obituaries: Mrs. Ella Mae Zachery-Carson and Ms. Betty Mitchell

Mrs. Ella Mae Zachery-Carson, 82, of Rome, Georgia, passed away, Sunday, May 5, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. Services for Mrs. Carson will be Saturday, May 11, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. New Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, 85 Shaw St, Kingston, Georgia. She will lie in-state from 12:00 noon until the hour of service. Interment… Read more

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