Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituaries: Billy Carson Buchanan, Baby Learic Goodgame, Mr. David High Sr. and Mrs. Katherine Wood

Obituaries: Billy Carson Buchanan, Baby Learic Goodgame, Mr. David High Sr. and Mrs. Katherine Wood

Billy Carson Buchanan, age 51, of Rome passed away Sunday 1, 2018 at his residence. Billy was born March 15, 1967, in Murray County, Ga. He was preceded in death by his father, George Buchanan, brother, Buster Buchanan, sister, Tammy Buchanan. Survivors include his wife Trudy Beach Buchanan, mother, Will Dee Mantooth Buchanan, children, Brittany… Read more

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Obituaries: Ms. Betty Jo Coursey, Learic Goodgame, Mr. Charles Freddy Hardin, Marion J. Howell, Mr. Sammie Key, Ms. Margie Fran Peace and Henry Glenn Simpson

Obituaries: Ms. Betty Jo Coursey, Learic Goodgame, Mr. Charles Freddy Hardin, Marion J. Howell, Mr. Sammie Key, Ms. Margie Fran Peace and Henry Glenn Simpson

Mr. Charles Freddy Hardin, age 79, of Rome passed away Sunday July 1, 2018 in a local hospital. Mr. Hardin was born October 15, 1938, in Floyd County, a son of the late Henry Thomas Hardin, and Sara Pearl Payne Hardin. He was a member of Shorter Ave. Baptist Church, and the Faith Senior Men’s… Read more

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Obituaries: Alfred Ross “Bo” Bohannon, Ms. Dondra Cubitt, Mrs. Gloria Leola Daniel, Elaine Huskey Ferguson, Charles Freddy Hardin, Robert Anthony (Tony) Jennings, Jerry Lee Norton, James Clyde “Bud” Tucker, Jr. and Mr. Kenneth Dewayne Woods

Obituaries: Alfred Ross “Bo” Bohannon, Ms. Dondra Cubitt, Mrs. Gloria Leola Daniel, Elaine Huskey Ferguson, Charles Freddy Hardin, Robert Anthony (Tony) Jennings, Jerry Lee Norton, James Clyde “Bud” Tucker, Jr. and Mr. Kenneth Dewayne Woods

Alfred Ross “Bo” Bohannon, age 75, of Rome passed away Saturday June 30, 2018 in a local hospital. Mr. Bohannon was born March 16, 1943 in Floyd County a son of the late G. E. Bohannon, Sr. and Lillian Green Bohannon. He was a member of Riverside Baptist Church, Floyd Springs Masonic Lodge #167 F&AM.… Read more

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Obituaries: Marion J. Howell, Mrs. Diane Mitchell and Mrs. Maria Karl West

Obituaries: Marion J. Howell, Mrs. Diane Mitchell and Mrs. Maria Karl West

Mrs. Diane Mitchell, 69, of Cave Spring, formerly of Aragon, died unexpectedly Saturday morning, June 30, 2018 at her residence. The former Patti Diane Formby, Mrs. Mitchell was born in Aragon, Georgia August 26, 1948, daughter of the late Carl Formby and the late Wilma Gazaway Formby. A homemaker, Mrs. Mitchell was a member of… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Ernest Wayne Driver, Danny Turner Freeman, Mr. Lee Hoge Pendley and Mr. Kenneth Dewayne Woods

Obituaries: Mr. Ernest Wayne Driver, Danny Turner Freeman, Mr. Lee Hoge Pendley and Mr. Kenneth Dewayne Woods

Mr. Lee Hoge Pendley, age 69, of Rome, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2018, following a lengthy illness. Mr. Pendley was born in Chattanooga, TN on September 27, 1948, son of the late Evelyn Hoge Pendley and the late Dr. Walter Oliver Pendley.  He was a graduate of Berry Academy and was a veteran of… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. James Gayden “Jim” Parnell, Mr. Lee Hoge Pendley and Mrs. Margaret Helen Smith Shell

Obituaries: Mr. James Gayden “Jim” Parnell, Mr. Lee Hoge Pendley and Mrs. Margaret Helen Smith Shell

Mr. James Gayden “Jim” Parnell, age 86, of Rome, passed away Thursday evening, June 28, 2018, in a local hospital. Mr. Parnell was born in West Columbia, SC on May 18, 1932, son of the late James Sarah Parnell and the late Beulah Mae Gayden Parnell.  He was also preceded in death by his wife,… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. James Michael Stewart, Mrs. Jacqueline Helen Marks Storey, Ms. Gwendolyn E. Wilson.

Obituaries: Mr. James Michael Stewart, Mrs. Jacqueline Helen Marks Storey, Ms. Gwendolyn E. Wilson.

Mr. James Michael Stewart, age 50, of Rome, passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018, at Higgins General Hospital in Bremen, GA. Mr. Stewart was born in Bartow County, GA on May 19, 1968, son of James “Jimmy” Stewart and the late Patricia Porter Stewart. He was employed in construction and in the textile industry at… Read more

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Obituaries: Samuel Escobar-Vargas, Mrs. Mamiee Lucille Young.

Obituaries: Samuel Escobar-Vargas, Mrs. Mamiee Lucille Young.

  Mrs. Mamiee Lucille Young, age 98, of Rome passed away June 27, 2018 in a local health care facility. Mrs. Young was born June 19, 1920, in Cherokee County, Ga. a daughter of the late Walter Edmondson, and Rosa Nelson Edmondson. She was a member of Oak Hill Baptist Church, in Rydal, Ga. She… Read more

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Cedartown remembers retired Fire Chief Ellis Mauldin, 90, who spent 38 years serving the community.

Cedartown remembers retired Fire Chief Ellis Mauldin, 90, who spent 38 years serving the community.

From the city of Cedartown: We have sad news to pass along to you this morning. Ellis Mauldin, who dedicated 38 years of his life working at the City of Cedartown Fire Department, passed away at the age of 90. His service started on March 10, 1953. He was promoted to lieutenant in 1955, again… Read more

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Memorial services scheduled for Saturday, Sunday for rising Sonoraville High senior who died in train accident; counselors due at school this afternoon.

Memorial services scheduled for Saturday, Sunday for rising Sonoraville High senior who died in train accident; counselors due at school this afternoon.

Funeral services are set for Sunday for a rising Sonoraville High student killed in a vehicle-train accident in Calhoun, Tenn., last Thursday. Jazzmyne Ashworth died in the accident that also claimed the life of her father and his fiancee, according to multiple Chattanooga-area news reports. Expanded report On Wednesday, Sonoraville High plans to have counselors… Read more

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Obituaries: Mr. Kenneth Wade Baker Sr., Mr. Randall “Randy” Ray Steidley.

Obituaries: Mr. Kenneth Wade Baker Sr., Mr. Randall “Randy” Ray Steidley.

Mr. Kenneth Wade Baker Sr., age 63, of Rome, passed away on Monday, June 25, 2018, at his residence. Mr. Baker was born in Columbus, GA on February 1, 1955, son of the late Walter Baker Sr. and the late Frances Bradshaw Baker. He was a member of the Shannon First Baptist Church and was… Read more

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Obituaries: Hugh ‘Toby’ Rogers, Mrs. Lois Ruth Hice Worley.

Obituaries: Hugh ‘Toby’ Rogers, Mrs. Lois Ruth Hice Worley.

Mrs. Lois Ruth Hice Worley, age 88, of Rome, passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018, in a local health care facility. Mrs. Worley was born in Rome, GA on August 15, 1929, daughter of the late Romus M. Hice, who preceded her in death on January 28, 1947, and the late Eliza Golden Hice, who… Read more

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