Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituaries: Mr. Dennis Wayne Arp, Kenneth Lynn Moore, Mrs. Betty Sue Lemming Parnell.

Obituaries: Mr. Dennis Wayne Arp, Kenneth Lynn Moore, Mrs. Betty Sue Lemming Parnell.

Mrs. Betty Sue Lemming Parnell, age 80, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, at her residence. Mrs. Parnell was born in Rome, Georgia on May 8, 1937, daughter of the late Clifford Lee Lemming and the late Lucy Viola Beam Lemming. She was also preceded in death by four sisters and three brothers.… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Marjorie Laurene Everett, Mrs. Doris Jean Bishop Williams, Mr. H.B. Winters.

Obituaries: Mrs. Marjorie Laurene Everett, Mrs. Doris Jean Bishop Williams, Mr. H.B. Winters.

Mrs. Doris Jean Bishop Williams, age 72, of Centre, Alabama, passed away on Sunday, August 20, 2017, at her residence. Mrs. Williams was born in Farrell, Alabama on December 26, 1944, daughter of the late Gib Bishop and the late Laura Grace Smith Bishop. She was also preceded in death by a son, Larry Bruce… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Mary Joyce Kerce.

Obituaries: Mrs. Mary Joyce Kerce.

Mrs. Mary Joyce Kerce, age 77, of Rome, passed away on Saturday, August 19, 2017, at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Kerce was born in Chattooga County, Georgia on June 18, 1940, daughter of the late John Wesley Smith and the late Birdie Estelle Nichols Smith.  She was also preceded in death… Read more

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Obituaries: Fred D. Belvin and Christopher Powell Jenkins

Obituaries: Fred D. Belvin and Christopher Powell Jenkins

Christopher Powell Jenkins, age 41, of Rome, passed away on Thursday, August 17, 2017. Mr. Jenkins was born in Rome, Georgia on May 28, 1976, son of the late Randall “Randy” Jenkins and the late Denise Hooper Jenkins. He was also preceded in death by his grandparents, Wilburn & JoAnn Hooper. Mr. Jenkins worked in Logistic… Read more

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Obituaries: Ms. Annie Daniel, Mrs. Polly Jane Manning Hastings, Mr. Stephen Lamar Smith.

Obituaries: Ms. Annie Daniel, Mrs. Polly Jane Manning Hastings, Mr. Stephen Lamar Smith.

Mrs. Polly Jane Manning Hastings, age 73, of Rome passed away Wednesday August 16, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Hastings was born July 27, 1944 in Floyd County a daughter of the late O.D. Manning Sr. and Pauline Duggan Manning. She was a member of West Rome Christian Church, and was retired from Floyd County… Read more

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Obituaries: Stephen Evar Hultberg, Ms. Gloria Kidd.

Obituaries: Stephen Evar Hultberg, Ms. Gloria Kidd.

Stephen Evar Hultberg, 75, passed away Wednesday, August 16, 2017 in Summerville, Georgia. Mr. Hultberg was born on August 30, 1941 in Lansing, Michigan to the late Eunice Elizabeth (Youngs) and Ivar Sigurd Hultberg. After the passing of his father, his mother married Donald Eply in 1957 who became a wonderful stepfather to him and… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Ethel Miller Hester (100), Mr. George James Milliken, Stephen Lamar Smith.

Obituaries: Mrs. Ethel Miller Hester (100), Mr. George James Milliken, Stephen Lamar Smith.

Mr. George James Milliken, age 51, of Rome passed away Saturday, August 12th, 2017. A native of Rome, Mr. Milliken was born January 27, 1966, son of Carolyn Inez Stowe Milliken and the late James Robert Milliken. Mr. Milliken loved the ocean and worked on deep sea fishing boats. He also loved Harley Davidsons, hunting… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. James Hill, Ms. Gloria Kidd.

Obituaries: Mr. James Hill, Ms. Gloria Kidd.

Ms. Gloria Kidd, age 55, of 13 Green and Gold Blvd., Rome, Ga. passed on Sunday, August 13, 2017.  The family will receive friends at Mrs. Shelia Ringer’s residence, 16 Luminosa Terrace, Rome.  F. K. Jones Funeral Home. Mr. James Hill, age 60, of  907 Maple St., Apt. 3, Rome, Ga. passed on Friday, August… Read more

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Obituaries: Jeanine V. Meyers.

Obituaries: Jeanine V. Meyers.

Jeanine V. Meyers, 84, died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017.  Visitation will be Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, from noon until 2 p.m. at Miller & Richards Oaknoll Chapel Funeral Home. Services will follow at 2 p.m.   Read more

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Obituaries: Myra Faye Grimes Sorrells Barnard, Hazel Effie Sutton Brown and Kim Johnson

Obituaries: Myra Faye Grimes Sorrells Barnard, Hazel Effie Sutton Brown and Kim Johnson

Mrs. Myra Faye Grimes Sorrells Barnard, 87, of Rome passed away on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at a local hospital. She was born on July 15, 1930 in Centre, AL to the late James Marlin Grimes and the late Minnie Flora Smith Grimes. Mrs. Barnard was a hairdresser at Four Seasons Beauty Shop for many… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Cora Lee Johnson, Mr. Edwin Allen Sitten.

Obituaries: Mrs. Cora Lee Johnson, Mr. Edwin Allen Sitten.

Mr. Edwin Allen Sitten, age 68, of Cartersville, GA, passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2017, at Cartersville Medical Center. Mr. Sitten was born in Rome, GA on May 23, 1949, son of the late Odis Allen Sitten and the late Roberta Jane DeHart Sitten.  He was a 1967 graduate of Pepperell High School in Lindale… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. James E. Daniel, Mrs. Winona Walker Garrison, Mr. ‘Eddie’ Walter Elliott Giles Sr.

Obituaries: Mr. James E. Daniel, Mrs. Winona Walker Garrison, Mr. ‘Eddie’ Walter Elliott Giles Sr.

Mr. “Eddie” Walter Elliott Giles Sr., age 73, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday August 8, 2017. Mr. Giles was born February 5, 1944 in Calhoun, Georgia. He was the son of the late Elliott Dean Giles and Mary Jean Dodd Giles. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, David Giles and Bryan… Read more

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Obituaries: Virginia (Ginger) Keith Hardin, Mrs. Wilma Joyce Turner Hawkins, Mrs. Cora Lee Johnson (100), Mr. Willard Carl Shiflett, Mr. Jerry M. Sitten.

Obituaries: Virginia (Ginger) Keith Hardin, Mrs. Wilma Joyce Turner Hawkins, Mrs. Cora Lee Johnson (100), Mr. Willard Carl Shiflett, Mr. Jerry M. Sitten.

Mrs. Wilma Joyce Turner Hawkins, age 73, of Armuchee passed away at her residence Monday, August 7, 2017. Mrs. Hawkins was born in Rome, GA on April 18, 1944. She was the daughter of the Late Wesley Troup Turner and Frances Ludie Camp. She was preceded in death by her brother, Charles Jerry Turner. Mrs.… Read more

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Obituaries: Mrs. Sonia Lee Coleman, Mrs. Mary Delane Molock Grisham, Gary David Ray, Mr. Johnny Mack Reynolds, Mr. Otis C. Turner Jr.

Obituaries: Mrs. Sonia Lee Coleman, Mrs. Mary Delane Molock Grisham, Gary David Ray, Mr. Johnny Mack Reynolds, Mr. Otis C. Turner Jr.

Mrs. Sonia Lee Coleman, age 50, of Rome, passed away on Sunday, August 6, 2017, at a local hospital. Mrs. Coleman was born in Walker County on December 7, 1966, daughter of Rev. John Huffman and Shelia Garrett Huffman. She was a graduate of Model High School in the class of 1986. She was a member… Read more

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