Obituaries

Jerry Thomas Childers, of Rome, Georgia, passed away at a local healthcare facility on June 20, 2018.

Robert Lewis “Rusty” White, age 72, formerly of Atlanta, Ga., died at his home in Bluffton, S.C. on Monday, June 18, 2018.

Mr. Joseph Edward “Ed” Driver, age 81, of Armuchee, passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in a local hospital.

Mr. Billy Allen Crabtree, age 47, of Rome, Ga., died at his sister’s residence on Monday, June 18, 2018.

Hoyt A. Tolbert, of Buchanan, passed away in an Atlanta hospital on Monday, June 18, 2018. He was born in Floyd County on April 26, 1944, son of the late Alzie Tolbert and Gladys M. Pounds Carter. Mr. Tolbert was retired as a building maintenance tech from Georgia Power and was a veteran of …

Mrs. Linda Mae Shiflett Earwood, age 76, of Rome, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2018. She was born on March 5, 1942, in Rome, Georgia, the daughter of the late Robert “Bob” Sylvester Shiflett and Lula Mae Mauldin Shiflett Packer.

Mrs. Dorothy Ann Woolsey Jackson, age 91, of Rome, passed away at her home after a brief illness on Sunday, June 17, 2018.

Mr. Ora Hunt, age 72, of Cartersville, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, June 18, 2018.

Mrs. Dorothy Ann Jackson, age 91, of Rome, passed away at her residence Sunday, June 17, 2018.

Mr. Harvey Dennis Daniel, age 65, of Rome, Georgia, passed away Monday, June 18, 2018, at a local hospital.

 Mrs. Lois Ann Culberson, age 85, of Rome, passed away Friday, June 15, 2018, in a local hospital.

Joseph William Conn, Jr., age 87, passed away June 7, 2018, in Wylie, Texas. He will be interred at the Dallas-Ft. Worth National Cemetery on June 21.

Nelda Ecker Wright, age 95, of Rome, Ga., passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at a local nursing home.

Nelda Ecker Wright, 95, of Rome, Ga., passed away on at a local nursing home on Wednesday, June 13, 2018.

Emma Louise “Emmy Lou” Johnson, formerly a long-time resident of Rome, Georgia, passed away peacefully in Wilmington, North Carolina on June 8, 2018, just a few weeks short of her 93rd birthday.

H. Langford, age 97, of Rome, passed away at his residence Sunday morning, June 10, 2018.

Carlee Bradshaw, age 82, passed away at home surrounded by loved ones on Monday evening, June 11, 2018.

Mrs. Dutchie Morgan, age 71, of Rome, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018, in a Chattanooga, Tenn. hospital.

Memorial services for Ms. Linda Mayer, 70, of the Foster's Mill Community, who died Saturday, will be held this evening at 7:00 p.m.at John House's Cave Spring Chapel. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m.until the service hour.

Mr. H. Langford, age 97, of Rome, passed away at his residence on Sunday morning, June 10, 2018.

Carlee Bradshaw, age 82, passed away at home surrounded by loved ones Monday evening, June 11, 2018.

Mr. Steve Lamar Cook, age 62, of Rome, passed away at his residence on Monday, June 11, 2018, following an extended illness.

Mr. Eric Alan Irmscher, age 47, of Olive Branch, Miss., formerly of Rome, passed away Friday, June 8, 2018.

Mr. Dewight Devon Chambers, age 25, of Rome, Georgia, passed away at a local hospital following a sudden illness on Sunday, June 10, 2018.

Mrs. Ellen “Maxine” Ingram Fincher, age 82, of Rome, Ga., passed away peacefully at her residence on Thursday, May 24, 2018.

Mrs. Betty Trussell, age 81, of Rome, passed away Sunday morning, June 10, 2018, at her residence.

Mrs. Dutchie Oberby, age 71 , of Rome passed away Saturday June 9, 2018 at a Chattanooga Hospital.

Dorothy Chamlee Pilgrim, age 90, of Lyerly, Ga. and Cedar Bluff, Ala., passed away Friday evening, June 8, 2018.

Mr. Grady Stewart, age 78, of Rome, Ga., transitioned on Friday, June 8, 2018.

Mr. Haywood Arnold, age 77, of Rome, Ga., transitioned June 10, 2018. 

Ms. Linda Mayer, age 70, of the Foster’s Mill Community, died unexpectedly Saturday morning at her residence.

Mrs. Tammy Gay Howell Stamey, age 58, of Rome, passed away Thursday morning at a local health care facility.

Mrs. Glenda Ann Tomlinson Poole, age 79, of Armuchee, passed away Thursday evening, June 7, 2018, in a local hospital.

Mrs. Clara Breesawitz, age 85, passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018, at a Cartersville healthcare facility.

At the age of 86, Emma Jean Woods Scoggins, of Gore, Ga., went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, June 7, 2018. She is preceded in death by her husband, William Fred Scoggins. She is survived by her son, Steve Fred Scoggins; her sister, Virginia Million; her grandchildren, Stacie Sc…

Mrs. Glenda Ann Tomlinson Poole, age 79, of Armuchee, passed away Thursday evening, June 7, 2018, in a local hospital.

Mrs. Tammy Gay Howell Stamey, age 58, of Rome, passed away Thursday morning, June 7, 2018,in a local hospital.

Carole Elaine Braden Tull, Ed.D., 69, resident of Hoover, Ala., passed away from breast cancer on June 6, 2018. She fought cancer six times. Carole was an intelligent, beautiful, and caring woman who had an abundance of Southern grace and charm.

Mrs. Tammy Howell Stamey, age 58, of Rome, passed away Thursday morning, June 7, 2018, at a local healthcare facility. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later.

Mr. Benny Don Hamilton, age 72, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at his residence.

Gerald J. West Sr., 88, husband of the late Carolyn Leboff West, entered into rest on Friday, June 1, 2018, at Floyd Medical Center in Rome, Ga.

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