Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituaries: Mr. Arthur C. “A.C.” Camp, Ms. Lakendra Griffin, Mrs. Carolyn Wood Perry, Mr. Henry James White Jr., Harriet Penn Whittenburg.

Obituaries: Mr. Arthur C. “A.C.” Camp, Ms. Lakendra Griffin, Mrs. Carolyn Wood Perry, Mr. Henry James White Jr., Harriet Penn Whittenburg.

Mr. Arthur C. “A.C.” Camp, age 92, of Rome, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at a local hospital. Mr. Camp was born in Rome, Georgia on October 22, 1927, son of the late Robert Horace Camp and Chloe Devin Underwood Camp.  He was also preceded in death by… Read more

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Updated obituaries: Mr. Arthur C. “A.C.” Camp, Holly Mae Dixon Kinsey, Ms. Eleanor L. Reese, Mrs. Carolyn Wood Perry.

Updated obituaries: Mr. Arthur C. “A.C.” Camp, Holly Mae Dixon Kinsey, Ms. Eleanor L. Reese, Mrs. Carolyn Wood Perry.

Mrs. Carolyn Wood Perry, age 82, of Rome, GA, passed away Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at her residence. Mrs. Perry was born in Rome, GA on July 3, 1937, daughter of the late Dana Kenneth Wood, Sr. and the late Anna Marie Stephens Wood.  She was also preceded in death by 2 sisters, Wanda Nix… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Wydelle Sessions Clark, 99; Mr. Henry White.

Obituaries: Mrs. Wydelle Sessions Clark, 99; Mr. Henry White.

Mrs. Wydelle Sessions Clark, age 99, of Rome, GA, passed away on Saturday, January 11, 2020, at a local assisted living facility. Mrs. Clark was born in Hillsboro, MS on March 24, 1920, the daughter of the late Mattie and Calvin Sessions.  She resided in Mississippi until she moved to Dermott, AR in 1948.  She… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Wydelle Sessions Clark, 99; Mr. Henry White.

Obituaries: Mrs. Wydelle Sessions Clark, 99; Mr. Henry White.

Mrs. Wydelle Sessions Clark, age 99, of Rome, GA, passed away on Saturday, January 11, 2020, at a local assisted living facility. Mrs. Clark was born in Hillsboro, MS on March 24, 1920, the daughter of the late Mattie and Calvin Sessions.  She resided in Mississippi until she moved to Dermott, AR in 1948.  She… Read more

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Obituaries: Ben L. Crawford, Rev. Chester Martin, Mrs. Debbie Cooper McEver, Mr. James Mitchell Pilcher, Eleanor L. Reese.

Obituaries: Ben L. Crawford, Rev. Chester Martin, Mrs. Debbie Cooper McEver, Mr. James Mitchell Pilcher, Eleanor L. Reese.

  Mrs. Debbie Cooper McEver, age 64, of Cave Spring, passed away on Sunday, January 12, 2020, at a local healthcare facility following a battle with cancer. Mrs. McEver was born in Rome, Georgia on April 12, 1955, daughter of the late William Gerald Cooper and the late Mary Jones Cooper.  She was also preceded… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. James David Godfrey, Mrs. Juanita Worsham.

Obituaries: Mr. James David Godfrey, Mrs. Juanita Worsham.

  Mr. James David Godfrey, age 54, of Rome, GA, passed away Saturday, January 11, 2020, at his residence. Mr. Godfrey was born in Rome, GA on August 29, 1965, son of the former Mary Lois Carter and the late Ernest Hubert Godfrey.  He was also preceded in death by his step-father, Herman Cooper.  Mr.… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Darien Benjamin, Stanford Taylor Brown, Mr. Michael Steven Green and Mildred Elizabeth Shaw.

Obituaries: Mr. Darien Benjamin, Stanford Taylor Brown, Mr. Michael Steven Green and Mildred Elizabeth Shaw.

Mr. Darien Benjamin, age 54, of Rome, Ga. (formerly of Cedartown, Ga.) transitioned January 7, 2020. Services for Mr. Benjamin will be Monday, January 13, 2020 at 12 noon at Thankful Baptist Church in Rome, Ga. The body will lie instate from 11 am until the funeral hour. Interment will follow the service at Greenwood… Read more

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Obituaries: Ms. Mary Ellen Davis, Lois Siniard Sharp.

Obituaries: Ms. Mary Ellen Davis, Lois Siniard Sharp.

Lois Siniard Sharp, 95 of Rome passed away on January 9, 2020, at the home she shared with her daughter, Lydia and son-in-love, Bill for many years. She was born December 21, 1924, in Bartow County to Samuel Goodwin Siniard and Lottie Abney Siniard, the last of seven children born to Sam and Lottie. She… Read more

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Obituaries: Ms. Mary Ellen Davis, Mr. Ralph Benjamin Ghorley, James Frederick “Jim” Green, Nina Ann Burns Murdock, Mrs. Cynthia Grace Swinford.

Obituaries: Ms. Mary Ellen Davis, Mr. Ralph Benjamin Ghorley, James Frederick “Jim” Green, Nina Ann Burns Murdock, Mrs. Cynthia Grace Swinford.

Mrs. Cynthia Grace Swinford, age 86, of Summerville, GA, passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at her residence. Mrs. Swinford was born in Sydney, Australia on March 8, 1933, daughter of the late William Edward Pavely and Amelia Scanlon Pavely.  She was also preceded in death by her son, Troy Douglas Swinford.  Mrs. Swinford was… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Darien Benjamin, Rhonda Lynn Copeland, Teresa Ann Berrong Crawford, Allen Lynn Headrick, Miss Windell Edith Sutton.

Obituaries: Mr. Darien Benjamin, Rhonda Lynn Copeland, Teresa Ann Berrong Crawford, Allen Lynn Headrick, Miss Windell Edith Sutton.

  Miss Windell Edith Sutton, age 74, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, at her residence. Miss Sutton was born in Floyd County, Georgia on April 25, 1945, daughter of the late Albert Robert Sutton and the late Pauline Owens Sutton.  She was also preceded in death by two nephews, Labraun Sutton… Read more

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Obituaries: Robert D. Cescutti, Mrs. Martha Lattimer, Mrs. Rebekah Wright Skelton, Patsy Louise Knight Vandiver.

Obituaries: Robert D. Cescutti, Mrs. Martha Lattimer, Mrs. Rebekah Wright Skelton, Patsy Louise Knight Vandiver.

Mr. Robert D. Cescutti, age 86, of Rome, passed away at a local hospital Monday, January 6, 2020. Mr. Cescutti was born in Rome, Georgia February 20, 1933. He was the son of the late Ettore (Tony) Cescutti and Atha Scoggins Cescutti. He was also predeceased by a brother Ronald N. Cescutti. He was a… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Norma Jean Dye Davis Brumbelow, Mildred “Jackie” Oaks Cline, Mrs. Martha Lattimer, Mr. George Clinton Nichols and Mrs. Rebekah Wright Skelton

Obituaries: Mrs. Norma Jean Dye Davis Brumbelow, Mildred “Jackie” Oaks Cline, Mrs. Martha Lattimer, Mr. George Clinton Nichols and Mrs. Rebekah Wright Skelton

Mrs. Norma Jean Dye Davis Brumbelow, age 86, of Silver Creek, passed away on Friday, January 3, 2020, at a local healthcare facility. Mrs. Brumbelow was born in Cleveland, Tennessee on December 21, 1933, daughter of the late Norman A. Dye and the late Callie Emmeline Gee Dye.  She was also preceded in death by… Read more

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Obituaries: Chris (Christopher) Cagle, Mr. Chaney Clements, Mr. Jerry Dean Cornelius, Mrs. Frances Green, Mr. Robert Jeffery Jordan, Becky Ann Williams.

Obituaries: Chris (Christopher) Cagle, Mr. Chaney Clements, Mr. Jerry Dean Cornelius, Mrs. Frances Green, Mr. Robert Jeffery Jordan, Becky Ann Williams.

Chris (Christopher) Cagle, 33, of Rome, blessed us with his final presence in this world on Dec 31, 2019. This superstar was born on July 28, 1986. He is the son of Brenda Cagle and the late Marvin Cagle. During his adventure in this world he found the love of his life, Jessica Cagle, and… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. William Douglas “Doug” Johnson, Ted Meadows Moseley.

Obituaries: Mr. William Douglas “Doug” Johnson, Ted Meadows Moseley.

Mr. William Douglas “Doug” Johnson, age 72, of Rome, passed away on Wednesday, January 1, 2020, at his residence. Mr. Johnson was born in Floyd County, Georgia on August 2, 1947, son of the late William M. Johnson and the late Nellie Mae Henderson Johnson.  Prior to retirement, he was an officer with the Floyd… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Walter Lee Blanton, Mr. Jerry Dean Cornelius, Mrs. Judy Ann Warren.

Obituaries: Mr. Walter Lee Blanton, Mr. Jerry Dean Cornelius, Mrs. Judy Ann Warren.

Mrs. Judy Ann Warren, age 64, of Rome, GA, passed away Monday evening, December 30, 2019, in a local health care facility. Mrs. Warren was born in Rome, GA on October 6, 1955, daughter of the late Samuel Wright Parker, Jr. and the late Jo Ann Adams Parker.  She was also preceded in death by… Read more

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Obituaries: Annie Dilla Price Millican, Maria Elba Carrillo de Orozco, Eula Mae Allison Rippy, Mrs. Geneva Ophelia Waits Yarbrough.

Obituaries: Annie Dilla Price Millican, Maria Elba Carrillo de Orozco, Eula Mae Allison Rippy, Mrs. Geneva Ophelia Waits Yarbrough.

Annie Dilla Price Millican, 93, of Rome, GA passed away December 28, 2019. She was born September 11, 1926 to the late George Louis Price and Odessa Garner Price. Growing up on a farm in Polk County, GA, Mrs. Millican graduated from Spring Garden High School in 1944. She attended Alabama College for Women in… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. William “Billy” Oliver Bray Sr., Annie Dilla Price Millican, Ted Moseley, Betty Fae Shaw, Mrs. Geneva Ophelia Waits Yarbrough.

Obituaries: Mr. William “Billy” Oliver Bray Sr., Annie Dilla Price Millican, Ted Moseley, Betty Fae Shaw, Mrs. Geneva Ophelia Waits Yarbrough.

Mr. William “Billy” Oliver Bray Sr., age 69, passed away Monday, December 23, 2019, at his residence. Billy was born in Rome, GA on August 21, 1950, son of the late Oliver A. Bray and Mildred Galloway Bray Waits. He was also preceded in death by three grandchildren, Tommy Adkins,III., Braylon Bray, and Sophia Bray.… Read more

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