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Annie Dell Deems Ely Hutchens

Mrs. Annie Dell Deems Ely Hutchens, age 88, of Rome, passed away Monday, June 19, 2017.

Mrs. Hutchens was born April 7, 1929 in Polk County, a daughter of the late John Deems and Julie Mae Goss Deems. She was preceded in death by a son, Jackie Ely; brothers, Ralph, Willard, Belton, and Howard Deem; a sister, Mable Ely.

Survivors include her children, Jeff Ely, Barbara Popham, Debra Gaylor, Carol (the Rev. Joey Motes); five grandchildren; four great grandchildren; sister, Willie Mae Ely; several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at Good Shepherd Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Joey Motes officiating. Interment will follow in Live Oak Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from noon until the service hour on Wednesday.

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Parnick Jennings, Sr.’s Good Shepherd Funeral Home, 2750 Shorter Ave., Rome, Ga. 30165 has charge of arrangements.