Obituaries

Mrs. Elizabeth W. Dixon, age 82, of Rome, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at a local hospital following a sudden illness.

Mrs. Ethel Ruth Thompson, age 85, of 93 Church St. NE, Rome, Ga., transitioned February 17, 2018. Complete arrangements will follow at a later date. Keep the family in your prayers.

Mr. Charles Andrew Swanson, age 83, of Silver Creek, passed away on Sunday, February 18, 2018, at a local hospital.

Mrs. Viola Omega Willerson, age 92, of Rome, passed away on Sunday, February 18, 2018, at her residence.

Joseph Tom “Tommy” Langley, age 58, of Summerville, passed away Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at his residence.

Audrey Climer, age 67, of Silver Creek, passed away on, Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at her residence. The family will have a private memorial service at a later date. Salmon Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Audrey Climer.

Paul David Werner, age 61, of Rome, passed away on Feb. 13, 2018. The family will have a private memorial service at a later date. Salmon Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family. ie Lucas.

Leslie Lucas, age 78, of Rome, passed away on, Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced at a later date. Salmon Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Leslie Lucas.

Joseph Tom “Tommy” Langley, age 58, of Summerville, passed away Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at his residence.

Dwayne Jay Sams, age 59, of Rome, passed away Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, in a local hospital.

Mr. James Richard Thompson, age 85, of Rome, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at a local hospital.

Audrey Climer, 67, of Silver Creek, died Feb. 16, 2018. Salmon Funeral Home and Cremation Services Carl Sidwell Chapel has charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Dwayne Jay Sams, age 59, passed away Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, in a local hospital.

Ms. Ruth Ann Barnes, age 74, of Rome, passed away Friday, Feb. 16, 2018 at her residence.

Patty Jo “Miss Pat” Puryear, age 77, of Armuchee, passed away Saturday morning, Feb. 17, 2018 in a local health care facility.

Mr. Ralph Lee Wilson, age 89, of Shannon, passed away Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, in a local hospital.

Mr. Michael Wayne Green, age 70, of Rome, passed away Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in a local hospital.

Mrs. Elizabeth R. (Betty) Van Hoff, age 87, of Rome, passed away Sunday, Feb 11, 2018, in Cedartown, Ga.

Ruth Ann Barnes, 74, of Rome, died Feb. 16, 2018. Good Shepherd Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Elizabeth W. Dixon, age 82, of Rome, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, at a local hospital.

Mrs. Beverly Fay Thomas, 82, of Rome, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018, in Cedartown.

Mr. Ralph Lee Wilson, age 89, of Shannon, passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018, in a local hospital.

Ms. Bonnie Ann Jones Lee, age 71, of Pooler, Ga., formerly of Rome, passed away on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, following an extended illness.

Mrs. Malinda Faye Lawrence, age 76, of 211 Chateau Dr., Apt. D-1, Rome, Ga., transitioned February 8, 2018. Services for Mrs. Lawrence will be held Saturday, February 17, 2018, at Oak Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 265 Oak Hill Road, Summerville, Ga., at 1 p.m. The body will lie in state fr…

Ms. Bonnie Ann Jones Lee, age 71, of Pooler, Ga., formerly of Rome, passed away on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, following an extended illness.

Mr. Ralph Lee Wilson, age 89, of Shannon, passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018,in a local hospital.

John Rule Martens Sr., 58, passed away suddenly on February 2, 2018. John was a native of Rome who, after only a short stint in Stockbridge with his beloved wife, Dawn, had returned to his hometown, residing in the family home that he affectionately referred to as Dogwood Hill in the Horsele…

Mrs. Agnes Clifton, age 47, of 5016 Cambridge Lane, Villa Rica, Ga., transitioned February 9, 2018. Services for Mrs. Clifton will be held Saturday, February 17, 2018,at Christ Temple Holiness Church, Rome, Ga., at 2:00 pm. The body will lie in state from 1 p.m.until the funeral hour. Interm…

Ms. Annie Jo Riddle, 84, of Rome, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2018, at local hospital.

Mr. Marshall Freeman Brock, age 79, of Rome, passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2018, at a local healthcare facility following a lengthy illness.

Ms. Mary Ellen Young, 72, of Rome, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at a local hospital.

Mr. Marshall Freeman Brock, age 79, of Rome, passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2018, at a local healthcare facility following a lengthy illness.

Mr. Bobby Ray Haynes, age 83, of Lindale, passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018, in a local hospital.

Mrs. Elizabeth Rose Van Hoff, age 87, of Rome, passed away at a health care facility in Cedartown, Ga. on Sunday, February 11, 2018.

Mrs. Mildred Melton Price, age 99, of Rome, passed away Saturday evening, February 10, 2018, in a local health care facility.

Abigail Katherine Suits, infant daughter of Chris Suits and Gabbie Leffew of Rome, passed away Friday, Feb. 9, 2018.

Ms. Mary Young, age 72, of Rome, Ga., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at Floyd Medical Center.

Shelia Marie Carleton, 80, of Plainville, died Feb. 4, 2018. Salmon Funeral Home and Cremation Services Carl Sidwell Chapel has charge of the arrangements.

Ms. Hilda Gail Holiday, age 64, of Cedartown, Ga., passed away Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at Floyd Medical Center.

Mrs. Sue Copeland Hack, age 86, of Rome, passed away on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, following an extended illness.

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