Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituaries: Mr. Grady Stewart.

Obituaries: Mr. Grady Stewart.

  Mr. Grady Stewart, age 78, of  Rome, Ga., transitioned June 8, 2018.  F. K. Jones Funeral Home. Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Phyllis Ann Johnson Boice, Mrs. Clara Breesawitz, Mrs. Glenda Ann Tomlinson Poole, Emma Jean Woods Scoggins, Mrs. Tammy Gay Howell Stamey and Carole Elaine Braden Tull

Obituaries: Mrs. Phyllis Ann Johnson Boice, Mrs. Clara Breesawitz, Mrs. Glenda Ann Tomlinson Poole, Emma Jean Woods Scoggins, Mrs. Tammy Gay Howell Stamey and Carole Elaine Braden Tull

  Mrs. Clara Breesawitz, age 85, passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018, at a Cartersville healthcare facility. Mrs. Breesawitz was born in Huntington, W.V., on August 11, 1932, daughter of the late Walter Riley and the late Goldie Ellis Riley. She was also preceded in death by her husbands, Glenn Swann and William Breesawitz,… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Timothy Lamar Foster, Mr. Wallace Sullivan.

Obituaries: Mr. Timothy Lamar Foster, Mr. Wallace Sullivan.

Mr. Timothy Lamar Foster, age 58, of Rome, Georgia, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018, surrounded by the love of his family. Services for Mr. Timothy Foster will be Saturday, June 9, 2018, at 1 p.m. at Wright Memorial Mortuary Chapel, 814 S. Broad St. Rome, Ga. Interment will follow at the East View Cemetery, Rome,… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Benny Don Hamilton.

Obituaries: Mr. Benny Don Hamilton.

Mr. Benny Don Hamilton, age 72, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at his residence. Mr. Hamilton was born on September 1, 1945, in Iuka, MS, son of the late Benjamin Franklin Hamilton and the late Lona Lu Brown Hamilton. Prior to retirement, he was associated with Ryan’s Restaurant as a general… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Timothy Lamar Foster, Mrs. Caroline Grace Hawkins, Mrs. Fannie Bell Isbell Ray, Eloise Braden Warnock.

Obituaries: Mr. Timothy Lamar Foster, Mrs. Caroline Grace Hawkins, Mrs. Fannie Bell Isbell Ray, Eloise Braden Warnock.

Mrs. Caroline Grace Hawkins, age 97, of Rome, passed away on Sunday, June 3, 2018, at a local healthcare facility. Mrs. Hawkins was born in Chattooga County, Georgia on January 20, 1921, daughter of the late Joe R. Spain and the late Maudie Lee Ash Spain. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Herbert… Read more

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Obituaries: Services set for Dwight Hurt, Rome Middle School teacher.

Obituaries: Services set for Dwight Hurt, Rome Middle School teacher.

FUNERAL SERVICES Mr. Dwight Hurt, Jr. of Rex, Ga., passed Sunday, June 3, 2018. Funeral Saturday, June 9, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Tabernacle of Praise, 1640 Highway 42 McDonough, Ga.  30253. Viewing Saturday only from 10 until the hour of service. Haugabrooks Funeral Home MONDAY’S UPDATE Rome City Schools and a host of friends on Facebook… Read more

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Obituaries: Linus Mark Allen, Mr. George Anthony Scott and Mr. Barry Stephen Shedd

Obituaries: Linus Mark Allen, Mr. George Anthony Scott and Mr. Barry Stephen Shedd

Linus Mark Allen, 36, passed away unexpectedly on June 1, 2018 at his residence. His family will honor his life at a Memorial Service Monday evening, June 4, 2018, at 7:00 P.M. at John House’s Cave Spring Chapel. Linus is survived by his parents, Glenn and Sandra Allen of Cave Spring; by his brother, Micah… Read more

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Obituaries: Jeffrey Lee Cavaness and Retired U.S. Air Force Senior Master Sgt. James Oscar “Jim” Toole

Obituaries: Jeffrey Lee Cavaness and Retired U.S. Air Force Senior Master Sgt. James Oscar “Jim” Toole

Retired U. S. Air Force Senior Master Sgt. James Oscar “Jim” Toole, age 82, of Rome, passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2018, at a local hospital. Mr. Toole was born in Floyd County on December 17, 1935, son of the late Hiram L. Toole and the late Alma Madden Touchstone.  He was a veteran,… Read more

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Obituaries: Judith Lee Barcik, Dr. David Matthew Bowen, Ms. Sandra Reese.

Obituaries: Judith Lee Barcik, Dr. David Matthew Bowen, Ms. Sandra Reese.

Judith Lee Barcik, 79, beloved wife and mother, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at the home she shared with her husband of 56 years. She was born on March 29, 1939, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to John and Charlotte Fleming. Mrs. Barcik married her high school sweetheart, Donald Joseph Barcik, on August 26,… Read more

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Obituaries: Judith Lee Barcik, David Matthew Bowen, Ms. Emily Lauren Brown, Ms. Icy B Ford.

Obituaries: Judith Lee Barcik, David Matthew Bowen, Ms. Emily Lauren Brown, Ms. Icy B Ford.

Ms. Emily Lauren Brown, age 18, of Rome, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2018, from injuries received in an automobile accident in Bartow County. Ms. Brown was born in Ft. Payne, AL on July 15, 1999, daughter of the former Julie Renea Johnson and Jeremy Brown.  She was a 2017 graduate of Coosa High School… Read more

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Obituaries: Amelia B Contreras, Robert Howard Evans, Barbara Jean Lovell Edwards Sanders.

Obituaries: Amelia B Contreras, Robert Howard Evans, Barbara Jean Lovell Edwards Sanders.

Barbara Jean Lovell Edwards Sanders, age 75 of Rome passed away Sunday May 27, 2018 in a local hospital. Mrs. Sanders was born September 20, 1942, in Floyd County, a daughter of the late Arbie Lovell, and Opal Phillips Lovell. She was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy and a home maker.… Read more

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Obituaries: Remembering John Henry Finch.

Obituaries: Remembering John Henry Finch.

  John Henry Finch, age 50, of Rome died Thursday evening, May 24, 2018 at a local hospital. A native of Panama City, Florida, Mr. Finch was born May 3, 1968 son of McArthur Finch and Betty Ann Nenning Finch. He had been a resident of Rome most of his life. John was a man… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Arthur Hugh Scott Jr.

Obituaries: Mr. Arthur Hugh Scott Jr.

Mr. Arthur Hugh Scott Jr. Services for Mr Scott will be Saturday, June 2, 2018 at noon at F. K.  Jones Funeral Home in Peek Chapel.  Interment will follow at Eastview Cemetery in Rome.   Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. David Franklin Black, Mr. Hughey Hubert Cline, Mrs. Ellen “Maxine” Ingram Fincher, Ms. Icybell Ford, John Thomas Lanning Jr. and Mrs. Eula West,

Obituaries: Mr. David Franklin Black, Mr. Hughey Hubert Cline, Mrs. Ellen “Maxine” Ingram Fincher, Ms. Icybell Ford, John Thomas Lanning Jr. and Mrs. Eula West,

Mrs. Ellen “Maxine” Ingram Fincher, age 82, of Rome, GA, passed away peacefully at her residence on Thursday, May 24, 2018. Mrs. Fincher was born on September 9, 1935, in Cherokee County, Alabama, daughter of the late John Mack and Audrey McAbee Ingram.  She graduated from Johnson High School in 1953 and attended Shorter College… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Gladys Nell Roberts Casey, Mr. Bob Jerome Couch, Mrs. Ellen “Maxine” Ingram Fincher, Mr. Marvin White and Margaret Elizabeth “Beth” Wyatt

Obituaries: Mrs. Gladys Nell Roberts Casey, Mr. Bob Jerome Couch, Mrs. Ellen “Maxine” Ingram Fincher, Mr. Marvin White and Margaret Elizabeth “Beth” Wyatt

Mrs. Gladys Nell Roberts Casey, age 84 of Rome passed away Thursday May 24, 2018 at her residence. Mrs. Casey was born May 9, 1934, in Chattooga County, a daughter of the late James Roberts, and Sally Lois Adams Roberts. She was a member of North Rome Church of God, and retired from the Favorite… Read more

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