Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituaries: Katerina Ann Long Luci, Mr. Lon V. (L.V.) Ozment, Mr. Johnny Lewis Price, Mr. Everett Daniel “Dan” Stephens and Mrs. Raeona Lea “Rae” Swanson

Obituaries: Katerina Ann Long Luci, Mr. Lon V. (L.V.) Ozment, Mr. Johnny Lewis Price, Mr. Everett Daniel “Dan” Stephens and Mrs. Raeona Lea “Rae” Swanson

Mrs. Raeona Lea “Rae” Swanson, age 77, of Silver Creek, passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at her residence. Mrs. Swanson was born in Riverside, CA on May 31, 1941, daughter of the late Eugene Marlin and the late Lea Staas Foster.  She was a graduate of Riverside High School and attended San Diego… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Samuel Orris “Sam” Freeman, Mrs. Joyce Louise Knowles, Lon V. Ozment Jr. and Mr. Wallace Luther Turner

Obituaries: Mr. Samuel Orris “Sam” Freeman, Mrs. Joyce Louise Knowles, Lon V. Ozment Jr. and Mr. Wallace Luther Turner

Mr. Samuel Orris “Sam” Freeman, age 95 of Rome , Ga passed away on May 28, 2019 at Townsend Park Health and Rehab in Cartersville, GA. Sam was  born in Jones County, GA on July 27, 1923 son of the late William McClayton Freeman and Bertha Waits Freeman. He had been a resident of Rome… Read more

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Obituaries: Mandy Leigh Bright

Obituaries: Mandy Leigh Bright

Mandy Leigh Bright, age 43, of Silver Creek passed away Tuesday May 28, 2019 at her residence. Mandy was born October 20, 1975 in Floyd County. She was a member of Enon Baptist Church, and a 1994 graduate of Model High School. Mandy was preceded In death by her father, Glenn David Wagner. Survivors include… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Joseph Nicholas “Nick” Cantrell and Ms. Catherine Elizabeth “Sook” Chatman

Obituaries: Mr. Joseph Nicholas “Nick” Cantrell and Ms. Catherine Elizabeth “Sook” Chatman

Mr. Joseph Nicholas “Nick” Cantrell, age 40, of Rome, passed away on Monday, May 27, 2019, due to an accident in Ft. Payne, AL. Nicholas “Nick” was born on August 17, 1978, son of the late William Joseph Cantrell and Brenda K. Adams Allen.  He was a graduate of Model High School and worked with… Read more

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Obituaries: Columbus Lee “C.L.” Davenport, Mr. Earl Clayton Gossett, Mrs. Kathryn “Kathy” Camille Sanders Hudgins, Mrs. Birtice Akins Terry and Mr. Gregory Keith Vaughn

Obituaries: Columbus Lee “C.L.” Davenport, Mr. Earl Clayton Gossett, Mrs. Kathryn “Kathy” Camille Sanders Hudgins, Mrs. Birtice Akins Terry and Mr. Gregory Keith Vaughn

Columbus Lee “C.L.” Davenport, age 74, of Cedartown, passed away on Sunday, May 26, 2019, at his residence. C.L. was born in Rome, Georgia on May 30, 1944, son of the late Dewey N. Davenport and the late Clevia Dale Hardin Davenport. He was also preceded in death by a grandson, Drew Garlin.  C.L. was… Read more

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Obituaries: Ms. Catherine Elizabeth Chatman

Obituaries: Ms. Catherine Elizabeth Chatman

Ms. Catherine Elizabeth Chatman, age 86, of Rockmart, Ga. transitioned May 26, 2019. Complete arrangements will follow at a later date. Please keep the family lifted up in prayer. Care and Direction entrusted to F. K. Jones Funeral Home.   Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Gregory Keith Vaughn

Obituaries: Mr. Gregory Keith Vaughn

Mr. Gregory Keith Vaughn, age 52, of Rome, passed away on Friday, May 24,2019 at his residence. Mr. Vaughn was born in Rome on January 22, 1967, son of Hayden Thomas Vaughn and the late Cheryl Diane Highfield Vaughn Easterwood.  He was of the Baptist Faith and prior to ill health had worked in construction… Read more

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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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