Ms. Mary Arlene Pierce Giles, age 56, of Rome, passed away on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, at her residence.
Ms. Giles was born in Centre, Alabama on January 15, 1960, daughter of the late Walter James Pierce and the late Dorine Hicks Garner. She was a homemaker and attended Grace Covenant Church in Cedartown for a number of years.
In addition to her parents, Ms. Giles was preceded in death by three sisters, Patricia Griffis, Dora Jones and Edith Gonzalez.
Survivors include a son, Chad Giles and his wife, Melissa, Lindale; two grandchildren, Brayden Giles and Makenzie Giles; two sisters, Rebecca Allgood and Bertha Wesson; three adopted sisters, Krystal Garner, Elizabeth Garner and Jordan Garner; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2016, at 2pm at the Flint Hill Baptist Church with the Rev. Don Spears and the Rev. John Sandidge officiating. Interment will follow in the Flint Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the Flint Hill Baptist Church on Friday from 6 until 8 pm. At other hours, they will be at their respective residences.
Pallbearers are asked to assemble at the church on Saturday at 1:30 pm and include: Phillip Smith, Jeff Smith, Brent Argo, Calvin Jones, James Shell and Jamie Davis.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel.