Mrs. Wilma Pearl Broom Fitzgearld, age 83 of Rome passed away Wednesday April 11, 2018 in a local hospital.
Mrs. Fitzgearld was born January 31, 1935 in Rome a daughter of the late Ervin Broom and Birma Dewberry Broom. She was a member of Pisgah Baptist Church but attended Lakeview Baptist Church with her husband George. Mrs. Fitzgearld was a retired manager of the Krystal, she attended Coosa High School. She was preceded in death by her first husband James V. Williams, Sr. brothers, C.E. Broom, Sr. and Calvin Broom.
Survivors include her husband, George Fitzgearld, son, James V. “Jimmy” Williams, Rome; brothers, Franklin (Bobbie) Broome, Sr. Hattsburg, MS; Billy (Sue) Broome, Sr. Rome; Lasker (Betty) Broom, Lylery: sisters, Julia (Hugh Don) Mathis, Rome; Alma Dowdy, Rome; Louise Trapp, Rome; several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday April 14, 2018, at Good Shepherd Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Steve Glosson, officiating. Interment will follow in Oaknoll Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 1:00 P.M. until the service on Saturday, at Good Shepherd Funeral Home, 2750 Shorter Ave. Rome, Ga. 30165.
Nephews will serve as pallbearers.
Please visit our website, www.goodshepherdfh.net to post your tributes, and view the DVD on the life on Mrs. Fitzgearld.
Parnick Jennings, Sr.’s Good Shepherd Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.