Area Obituaries

Reesa Johnson

Toyo Tire Employee Dies May 20, 2019   Mrs. Reesa Kaye Johnson, 58, Rome, died Monday at her residence. Mrs. Johnson was born in Rome on Feb. 15, 1961, daughter of the late Billy Joe Baker and the late Eleanor Ann Goss Harrison. She was a Baptist. Mrs. Johnson worked for a number of years at Galey…

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Dorothy Elaine Collin

Ms. Dorothy Elaine Collins, age 73 of Trion, GA passed away Saturday- May 18, 2019 at her residence. Ms. Collins was born May 20, 1945 in Trion, GA to the late Marvin and Nelly Collins. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include her sons, Tony (Tammy) Blackmon & William (Linda)…

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Pauline Fletcher Pruchniak

Pauline Fletcher Pruchniak, age 84, of McHenry, formerly of Summerville, for 21 years, passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019 at Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital with her family by her side. She was born June 28, 1934 in Centre, AL to Paul and Foy (Timmerman) Fletcher. On November 3, 1962 she married the love of her…

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Cloe Lee Everett Owens

Mrs. Cloe Lee Everett Owens, age 88, of Summerville, GA, died Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Oakview Health and Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Owens was born June 28, 1930, in Kensington, GA, daughter of the late Gus Boyd Everett and Willie Mae Bailey Everett. She was a member of Pennville Alliance Church, and prior to her…

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JACKIE MATNEY

MR. JACKIE MATNEY, age 61, of James Street, Summerville, Georgia passed away Wednesday evening, May 15, 2019, in a Rome hospital following an extended illness.  A native of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, He born to the late James H. and Ethel Murdock Matney on August 28, 1957.  He was retired from Mount Vernon Mills, were he was a hyster driver;…

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Timothy Trace “Trey” Cordell

Mr. Timothy Trace “Trey” Cordell, age 39 of Summerville, Georgia passed away Wednesday, may 15, 2019 at the Floyd Medical Center. Trey was born in Rome, Georgia on October 17, 1979, son of Timothy Wayne Cordell and Peggy Brooks Cordell. He loved to fish, play horseshoes, and strum on his guitar. Trey never met a…

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Ronnie McDonald

Mohawk Retiree Dies May 13, 2019 James Ronald “Ronnie” McDonald, 70, Gaylesville, Ala., died Monday at his residence. Mr. McDonald was born Oct. 11, 1948, in Summerville, son of the late James McDonald and Grace Warren McDonald. He was a member of Sardis Baptist Church and prior to his retirement, he was employed with Mohawk.…

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Drusilla Ragland

General Electric Retiree Dies May 11, 2019 Mrs. Drusilla Bennett Ragland, 85, Rome, died Saturday at her residence. Mrs. Ragland was born in Summerville on June 29, 1933, daughter of the late Otis Richard Bennett and the late Eula Beatrice Flippo Bennett. She was a graduate of Summerville High School and attended the Carroll Lynn Business…

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Robert Louis Moore III

Mr. Robert Louis Moore III, age 50, of Summerville, GA, died Friday, May, 10, 2019, in Jacksonville, FL. Mr. Moore was born November 4, 1968, in Trion, GA, son of Wanda Sue Bridges Bennett and the late Robert Louis Moore, Jr. He was self-employed in retail sales. Mr. Moore is survived by his sons, Justin…

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Mary Kathleen “Sissy” Duncan

Mrs. Mary Kathleen “Sissy” Duncan, age 82, of Lyerly, GA, began her new life in the presence of the Lord on Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Mrs. Duncan was born October 8, 1936, in Marshall County, AL, daughter of the late Homer Webster and Evie Lou Swords Colquitt.  She was a member of the West Berryton…

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