Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituaries: Mrs. Carolyn Jo Hampton, Mrs. Frances Ann Grace Johnston, Robert Alexander McIntosh, Mr. Douglas Ray Neal, Ms. Doris B. Pinson, Mr. James Michael “Mike” Reynolds.

Obituaries: Mrs. Carolyn Jo Hampton, Mrs. Frances Ann Grace Johnston, Robert Alexander McIntosh, Mr. Douglas Ray Neal, Ms. Doris B. Pinson, Mr. James Michael “Mike” Reynolds.

Mrs. Frances Ann Grace Johnston, age 80, of Rome passed away Sunday November 1, 2020 in a local hospital. Mrs. Johnston was born February 13, 1940, in Miami Florida a daughter of the late William Cary Grace and Belma Sharpe Grace. She was of the Baptist Faith, and retired Bus Driver for the Floyd County… Read more

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Cartersville paper shares initial court hearing for suspect in shooting death of Armuchee High grad. Cited at weapons, 8,000 rounds of ammo, alcohol. Services set for Tuesday for Jonathan Smith Sr. who died in a Saturday night shooting in Euharlee.

Cartersville paper shares initial court hearing for suspect in shooting death of Armuchee High grad. Cited at weapons, 8,000 rounds of ammo, alcohol. Services set for Tuesday for Jonathan Smith Sr. who died in a Saturday night shooting in Euharlee.

Cartersville newspaper takes a very close look into the case where an attorney is accused of shooting and killing an Armuchee High graduate. Guns, 8,000 rounds of ammo, alcohol, self defense all part of the court hearing. Click here for more. Services are scheduled for Tuesday for an Armuchee High Class of 2007 graduate who… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Barry Mims.

Obituaries: Mr. Barry Mims.

Mr. Barry Mims, age 61, of Rome, Ga. transitioned October 29, 2020. Service for Mr. Mims will be Friday, November 6, 2020 at 1 pm at Christ Temple RPC in Rome. The body will lie instate from noon until the funeral hour. Interment will follow the service at Morning View Cemetery (Hwy 53). Public viewing… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Barry Mims.

Obituaries: Mr. Barry Mims.

  Mr. Barry Mims, age 61, of Rome, Ga. transitioned October 29, 2020. Complete arrangements are forthcoming. F. K. Jones Funeral Home. Read more

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Remembering Chattooga County sheriff’s Capt. Eddie Lee Stroup, a veteran law enforcement officer and community servant.

Remembering Chattooga County sheriff’s Capt. Eddie Lee Stroup, a veteran law enforcement officer and community servant.

    Captain Eddie Lee Stroup, age 65, of Summerville, Georgia, passed away early Saturday morning, October 31, 2020.  Mr. Stroup was born in Fulton County, Georgia of November 24, 1954, to the late Charlie and Myrtice Carnes Stroup.  He was raised in Cedartown, Georgia, and was a 1972 graduate of Cedartown High School. Following graduation Mr.… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. James Benjamin “J. B.” Daniel, Mrs. Frances Dennis Long, Mr. James Larry Tillery

Obituaries: Mr. James Benjamin “J. B.” Daniel, Mrs. Frances Dennis Long, Mr. James Larry Tillery

Mr. James Benjamin “J. B.” Daniel, age 93, of Cave Spring, GA, passed away Friday, October 30, 2020, in a local hospital surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Daniel was born in Thomaston, GA on August 1, 1927, son of the late Leon Durell Daniel and the late Berte Reddick Daniel Allen.  He was also… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Barbara Chase Henry, Veronica Ann Liley, Mr. Larry Michael Phillips, Mrs. Carlee Mccarter Wilson.

Obituaries: Mrs. Barbara Chase Henry, Veronica Ann Liley, Mr. Larry Michael Phillips, Mrs. Carlee Mccarter Wilson.

 Mrs. Carlee Mccarter Wilson, age 79, of Rome, GA, passed away Saturday, October 24, 2020, at her residence. Mrs. Wilson was born in Sevierville, TN on October 10, 1941, daughter of the late Carl Mccarter and the late Ruby Lee Ogle Mccarter.  She was also preceded in death by Bill’s son, Mark Wilson.  Mrs. Wilson… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Linda Louise Allee, Gordon Levon Busby, Mr. Anthony Ray Lakes, Mrs. Vera Y. Owens.

Obituaries: Mrs. Linda Louise Allee, Gordon Levon Busby, Mr. Anthony Ray Lakes, Mrs. Vera Y. Owens.

  Mrs. Vera Y. Owens, 93, a retired educator from Cedartown, Ga., transitioned from Labor to Reward on Thursday, October 29, 2020. The Celebration Of Life for Mrs. Vera Y. Owens is forthcoming. F. K. Jones Funeral Home. Mr. Anthony Ray Lakes, age 57, Cedartown, Ga. transitioned October 28, 2020. Complete arrangements are forthcoming. F.… Read more

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Obituaries: Patrick Michael Sutherland Bateman, Mrs. Willie Mae Ely, Mr. Everett Franklin Holden, Eric Fernando Morales, Mother Sarah Lewis Young.

Obituaries: Patrick Michael Sutherland Bateman, Mrs. Willie Mae Ely, Mr. Everett Franklin Holden, Eric Fernando Morales, Mother Sarah Lewis Young.

Mr. Everett Franklin Holden, age 93, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, at his residence. Mr. Holden was born in Jacksonville, FL on September 14, 1927, son of the late Hubert Holden and the late Emma Lou Kinsey Holden.  He was also preceded in death by a daughter-in-law, Joyce Holden, by a… Read more

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Obituaries: Lebanon Brown, Jeanne Blackburn Cox, Mrs. Vivian Marie Wells, Mr. Paul Wesley Willis, Mrs. Sarah Young, 100.

Obituaries: Lebanon Brown, Jeanne Blackburn Cox, Mrs. Vivian Marie Wells, Mr. Paul Wesley Willis, Mrs. Sarah Young, 100.

  Mrs. Vivian Marie Wells, age 84, of Rome, Ga. transitioned October 23, 2020. Services for Mrs. Vivian Marie Wells will be Saturday, October 31, 2020 at 11 am at Holsey Sinai CME Church (1233 Martin Luther King Jr, Blvd. NE). Mrs. Wells will lie instate from 10 am until the funeral hour. The service… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Ann Tankersley Tison.

Obituaries: Mrs. Ann Tankersley Tison.

  Mrs. Ann Tankersley Tison, age 95 of Rome, passed away on Saturday, October 24, 2020 in a local nursing facility. Mrs. Tison was born in Rome on October 22, 1925, daughter of the late William H. Tankersley and the late Ola Isbell Tankersley. She was a graduate of Rome Girls High School, was a… Read more

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Obituaries: Ms. Teresa Elaine Alexander, Lebanon Brown, Mrs. Joan Hamrick, Mrs. Vivian Marie Wells

Obituaries: Ms. Teresa Elaine Alexander, Lebanon Brown, Mrs. Joan Hamrick, Mrs. Vivian Marie Wells

Ms. Teresa Elaine Alexander, age 57, of Rockmart, Ga. transitioned October 22, 2020. Services for Ms. Teresa Elaine Alexander will be Saturday, October 31, 2020 at 1 pm. Location of the service will is forthcoming. *Public viewing for Ms. Alexander will be Friday, October 30, 2020 from 10 am until 6 pm at F. K.… Read more

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Obituaries: Ms. Teresa Elaine Alexander, Mrs. ReNonda Anna Brumbelow, Mrs. Wynelle Haygood Clayton, Mr. James Stephen Green, Mr. Harold Jerome Johnson, Toby Nelson, James W. Trammell, Pearl Davis Wright.

Obituaries: Ms. Teresa Elaine Alexander, Mrs. ReNonda Anna Brumbelow, Mrs. Wynelle Haygood Clayton, Mr. James Stephen Green, Mr. Harold Jerome Johnson, Toby Nelson, James W. Trammell, Pearl Davis Wright.

Mr. James Stephen Green, age 70, of Rome, passed away on Thursday, October 22, 2020, at his residence. Mr. Green was born in Rome, Georgia on August 11, 1950, son of the late James Clarence Green and the late Opal Tyree Green Wooten.  He was also preceded in death by a brother, Brady D. Green. … Read more

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Obituaries: Ms. Teresa Elaine Alexander, Mrs. Geneva Dean McFall Bennett,  Mr. Johnny Melvin Smith, Mr. Winston Lamar “Tony” Taylor.

Obituaries: Ms. Teresa Elaine Alexander, Mrs. Geneva Dean McFall Bennett,  Mr. Johnny Melvin Smith, Mr. Winston Lamar “Tony” Taylor.

Mrs. Geneva Dean McFall Bennett, age 79, of Rome, GA, passed away Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at her residence. Mrs. Bennett was born in Cherokee County, AL on July 9, 1941, son of the late Wilburn Harrison McFall and the late Ruby Lena Garrett McFall.  She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Barbara… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Harold Andrew Coker, Mr. Dean Charles Deterding, Mrs. Shirley Jean Quinn Dunbar, Mrs. Alice Marie Evans, Mr. Harold Jerome Johnson, Mrs. Letha Mae “MiMi” White Oakes, Mrs. Kathy Darline Carr Sexton, Charles Michael (Mike) Shank.

Obituaries: Mr. Harold Andrew Coker, Mr. Dean Charles Deterding, Mrs. Shirley Jean Quinn Dunbar, Mrs. Alice Marie Evans, Mr. Harold Jerome Johnson, Mrs. Letha Mae “MiMi” White Oakes, Mrs. Kathy Darline Carr Sexton, Charles Michael (Mike) Shank.

Mrs. Shirley Jean Quinn Dunbar, age 88, of Rome, passed away on Monday, October 19, 2020, at a local assisted living community. Mrs. Dunbar was born in Princeton, KY on October 3, 1932, daughter of the late John William Quinn and the late Margaret Lucille Richardson Quinn.  In addition to her parents, she was also… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Edwin Dewey Barnes, Hazel Marie Tate Chastain.

Obituaries: Mr. Edwin Dewey Barnes, Hazel Marie Tate Chastain.

Mr. Edwin Dewey Barnes, age 74, of Rome, passed away on Monday, October 19, 2020, at his residence. Mr. Barnes was born in Rome, Georgia on March 8, 1946, son of the late Rev. Willard Vitrue Barnes and the late Clara Olene Goss Barnes.  He was also preceded in death by his wife, Gail Elaine… Read more

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