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Barbara Ann Hancock Hubbard

Mrs. Barbara Ann Hancock Hubbard, age 80, of Rome, passed away Saturday, February 3, 2018, in a local hospital.

Mrs. Hubbard was born November 1, 1937 in Cave Spring, Ga., a daughter of the late Robert Hancock and Nathaleen Purdy Hancock. She was a member of Dykes Creek Baptist Church. Mrs. Hubbard was retired from the Piggy Wiggly in North Rome after 17 years of service. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hugh Lee Hubbard, and a brother, William Bradford Hancock.

Survivors include her daughters, Lea Ann (Richard) Edwards, Rome; Anita Lynn (Jeff) Pope, Silver Creek; grandchildren, Cody, Matthew, Joshua, and William Edwards, Kiersten Simpson, and Huston Pope; great-grandchildren, Colton Edwards and Heidi Simpson; special friends, Charles and Sandra Browder, Randolph and Joyce Oswalt; several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at Good Shepherd Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Steve Drake officiating. Interment will follow in East View Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at Good Shepherd Funeral Home, 2750 Shorter Ave., Rome, Ga. 30165.

Pallbearers include Henry Jackson Jr., Cody Edwards, Huston Pope, Joshua Edwards, William Edwards, Doug Simpson, and Matthew Edwards.

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Parnick Jennings Sr.'s Good Shepherd Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.