Billy J. McCollum, age 76, of Rome, passed away Monday, March 4, 2019, in a local healthcare facility.

Billy was born May 5, 1942, in Bartow County, a son of the late James Henry William McCollum and Florence Crawford McCollum.

Survivors include a sister, Janie Bailey; several cousins also survive.

Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, March 8, 2019, at Good Shepherd Funeral Home Chapel.

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