Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituaries: Roger Cary Dorset, Luis Canela Hernandez, Mrs. Mary U. Jackson.

Obituaries: Roger Cary Dorset, Luis Canela Hernandez, Mrs. Mary U. Jackson.

Mrs. Mary U. Jackson, age 92, of Trentwood Place, Rome, and more recently Brookdale – Rome, passed away peacefully on August 8, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Jackson was born on November 1, 1926 in Carroll County, Georgia to Charles L. Upchurch and Mae Upchurch.  Besides her parents, she was preceded in death… Read more

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Obituaries: Ms. Kimberly Clifton, Mr. David Donald Fricks, Mrs. Ayten Kaytaz Griffith.

Obituaries: Ms. Kimberly Clifton, Mr. David Donald Fricks, Mrs. Ayten Kaytaz Griffith.

  Mr. David Donald Fricks, age 85, of Rome, GA, passed away on Tuesday, August 7, 2019, at his residence. Mr. Fricks was born in Westminster, S.C. on September 28, 1933, son of the late Joe T. Fricks and the late Essie Mae James Fricks.  He was a veteran of the U. S. Air Force. … Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Robert Edwin Campbell Jr., David Robert Goodoien, Mrs. Lily Jean Miller.

Obituaries: Mr. Robert Edwin Campbell Jr., David Robert Goodoien, Mrs. Lily Jean Miller.

Mrs. Lily Jean Miller, 72, of Rome, Georgia, passed away, Monday, August 5, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. Services will be Friday, August 9, 2019, at 1 p.m. at Metropolitan Untied Methodist Church, 700 Broad St. Rome, Georgia. She will lie instate from noon until the hour of service. Interment will follow in the… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Mary L. Black Branton, Mr. Alvin Stover Freeman Sr.

Obituaries: Mrs. Mary L. Black Branton, Mr. Alvin Stover Freeman Sr.

Mrs. Mary L. Black Branton, age 88 of Kingston, passed away Monday August 5, 2019 at her residence. Mrs. Mary is the beloved wife of Joe S. Branton, and shared 69 wonderful years of marriage having joined hands on May 20th 1950. They started their journey together living Rome Ga. and after a few years… Read more

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Obituaries: Roger Cary Dorset, Jane Elizabeth Griffeth Lee, Mrs. Lily Jean Miller, Mr. Charles Clarence “Charlie” Roberson.

Obituaries: Roger Cary Dorset, Jane Elizabeth Griffeth Lee, Mrs. Lily Jean Miller, Mr. Charles Clarence “Charlie” Roberson.

  Jane Elizabeth Griffeth Lee, age 71, of Rome, passed away on Saturday, August 3, 2019, at a local hospital. Jane was born in Rome on December 1, 1947, daughter of the late Elmer Holland Griffeth and the late Alice Kate White Griffeth. She was a member at Wilkerson Road Baptist Church. Funeral service will… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Glenda Sue Bishop Little, Mr. James Wilkerson.

Obituaries: Mrs. Glenda Sue Bishop Little, Mr. James Wilkerson.

Mrs. Glenda Sue Bishop Little, age 78, of Rome, passed away on Saturday, August 3, 2019, at her residence. Mrs. Little was born in Rome, Georgia on August 4, 1940, daughter of the late William Burton Bishop and the late Mary Elizabeth Chapman Bishop.  She was also preceded in death by an infant brother, Kent… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Sybil Reeves Barlow, Ms. Veronica Patricia Payne Camp, Ms. Marci Faye Harris Dunn and Billy Joseph Floyd

Obituaries: Mrs. Sybil Reeves Barlow, Ms. Veronica Patricia Payne Camp, Ms. Marci Faye Harris Dunn and Billy Joseph Floyd

Mrs. Sybil Reeves Barlow, age 90, of Rome, GA, passed away Friday morning, August 2, 2019, at her residence surrounded by her family. Mrs. Barlow was born in Kingston, Ga, on February 19, 1929, daughter of the late Hollie Reeves and Virgie Crawford Reeves.  She was a graduate of Johnson High School and attended Sherwood… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Gordon Lee Haney and Virginia O’Beirne

  Mr. Gordon Lee Haney of Lindale passed away early in the morning of August 1, 2019, at home with his family. He was 94. Mr. Haney was born May 29, 1925, in Floyd County, Georgia. His parents, Paul Haney and Stella Silvers Haney, and brothers Mark, Donald, Buford, and Alton preceded him in death.… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Derrick Darrell Dorsey, Mr. Clayton Melvin “Andy” Moore, Mrs. Mary Lou Lynch Neal.

Obituaries: Mr. Derrick Darrell Dorsey, Mr. Clayton Melvin “Andy” Moore, Mrs. Mary Lou Lynch Neal.

Mr. Clayton Melvin “Andy” Moore, age 84, of Lindale, GA, passed away Wednesday evening, July 31, 2019, in a local hospital. Mr. Moore was born in Bartow County, GA on November 6, 1934, son of the late Hugh Edward “Brooks” Moore and the late Mittie Jones Moore. He was also preceded in death by 2… Read more

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Obituaries: Ann Weaver Armstrong, Mr. Sylvester Clowers, Mr. Derrick Darrell Dorsey, Dennis Harold Phillips.

Obituaries: Ann Weaver Armstrong, Mr. Sylvester Clowers, Mr. Derrick Darrell Dorsey, Dennis Harold Phillips.

Mr. Sylvester Clowers, 74, of Rome, Georgia, passed away, Sunday, July 28, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. Services will be Friday, August 2, 2019, at 1 p.m. at New Zion Baptist Church, 75 Woodland Street, Rome, Georgia. He will lie in-state from noon until the hour of service. Interment will follow in the Bethel… Read more

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Obituaries: Barbara Ann Davis, Mrs. Judy Ann Malone Fuqua, Larry E. Ingram Sr., Stephen Daniel “Steve” Womack.

Obituaries: Barbara Ann Davis, Mrs. Judy Ann Malone Fuqua, Larry E. Ingram Sr., Stephen Daniel “Steve” Womack.

Stephen Daniel “Steve” Womack, age 56, of Rome, GA, passed away Monday, July 29, 2019. A native of Rome and Floyd County, Steve was born January 25, 1963, a son of Carolyn Joann Morgan and Hubert Womack.  He was a self-employed carpenter who loved hunting, fishing and camping.  Steve was an excellent cook and gardener,… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Sylvester Clowers, Thomas Gary Doss, Mr. Virgil Delon Grissom, Larry Eddie Ingram, Mrs. Sara Miller, Mr. Randall Rena Womack.

Obituaries: Mr. Sylvester Clowers, Thomas Gary Doss, Mr. Virgil Delon Grissom, Larry Eddie Ingram, Mrs. Sara Miller, Mr. Randall Rena Womack.

  Mr. Randall Rena Womack, age 49, of Lindale, passed away on Saturday, July 27, 2019 at a local hospital. Mr. Womack was born in Floyd County on December 8, 1969, son of the late, Scot Wilburn Womack and the late Betty Jo Redden Womack.  At the time of his death, he was an employee… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Billy Edward Cooper, Mr. James Daniel “Danny” Shores.

Obituaries: Mr. Billy Edward Cooper, Mr. James Daniel “Danny” Shores.

Mr. Billy Edward Cooper, age 80, of Rome, GA, passed away Saturday, July 27, 2019, in a Cartersville hospice facility. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Rome with his pastor, the Rev. Matt Duvall, officiating.  Private interment will follow later in Georgia National… Read more

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Obituaries: Deacon Charles David Boone, Ms. Judy Paulette Carroll, Mr. Larry Wayne Couey, Mr. William Johnson and Mrs. Myrtle Elizabeth Wyatt Poole

Obituaries: Deacon Charles David Boone, Ms. Judy Paulette Carroll, Mr. Larry Wayne Couey, Mr. William Johnson and Mrs. Myrtle Elizabeth Wyatt Poole

Deacon Charles David Boone, age 83, of Calhoun, Ga. transitioned July 26, 2019. Services for Deacon Boone will be Thursday, August 1, 2019 at 1 pm at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Calhoun, Ga. located at 256 Mt. Zion Church Rd. SW Calhoun, Ga. The family will receive friends at the church from 12 noon… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Charles David Boone, Mrs. Irene M. Gore.

Obituaries: Mr. Charles David Boone, Mrs. Irene M. Gore.

  Mrs. Irene M. Gore went to be home with her Lord and Savior, Wednesday, July 25, 2019, from Rome Health and Rehabilitation. Irene was born in Texas Valley in Armuchee, Georgia, on June 20, 1932, daughter of late William and Tienna Quinn McAteer. She was a lifetime resident of Floyd County. She was proceeded… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Mattie “Lucy” Durrett, Irene M. Gore, Mrs. Dorothy Ann “Dot” McDonald Shiver.

Obituaries: Mrs. Mattie “Lucy” Durrett, Irene M. Gore, Mrs. Dorothy Ann “Dot” McDonald Shiver.

  Mrs. Dorothy Ann “Dot” McDonald Shiver, age 71, of Rome, passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2019, at her residence. Mrs. Shiver was born in Miller County, GA, on September 15, 1947, daughter of the late Ralph Blackshear McDonald and the late Waver Stinson McDonald.   She was a graduate of Miller County High School.… Read more

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