Mr. James Ernest Couch Jr., age 91, of Rome, passed away on Monday, February 5, 2018, at his residence.
Mr. Couch was born December 12, 1926 in Floyd County, a son of the late James Ernest Couch Sr. and Mozelle Johnson Couch. Mr. Couch was owner of Couch Super Market for many years. He was preceded in death by a son, Thomas Richard Couch, and grandson, Christopher Couch.
Survivors include his wife, Elaine Hare Couch; son, Jimmy V. (Cindy) Couch, Rome; daughters, Julia Leming, Rome; grandchildren, Michelle Couch, Tonya Pitts, Tiffany Leming, Lacey Leming, and John Blalock.
Graveside and interment services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, February 8, 2018,in Oaknoll Memorial Gardens with the Rev. George Nix officiating. The family will receive friends from 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 8, 2018,at Good Shepherd Funeral Home, 2750 Shorter Ave., Rome, Ga. 30165.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Rome Shrine's or the Shanklin-Attaway Post Five.
Please visit our website, www.goodshepherdfh.net,to post your tributes.
Parnick Jennings Sr.'s Good Shepherd Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.