Area Obituaries

Brenda Joyce Shafer

Mrs. Brenda Joyce Shafer, age 75, of Trion, GA, died Sunday, March 31, 2019, at Floyd Medical Center. Mrs. Shafer was born February 27, 1944, in Summerville, GA, daughter of the late L.D. Patterson Willingham and Eunice Emily Starkey Willingham.  She was Baptist by faith, and prior to her retirement, was employed with Peterson’s Farms. …

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Annie Mae Jennings

 Annie Mae Jennings, age 93 of Gaylesville, passed away Monday, April 1st at her residence. Funeral services will be 1:PM Wednesday, April 3rd at Perry Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Brian Williams officiating; burial will follow in Unity Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8:PM Tuesday, at the funeral home. Pallbearers include…

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David Lynn Langston, Jr

Mr. David Lynn Langston, Jr., age 54, of Menlo, GA, died Monday, April 1, 2019, at Redmond Regional Medical Center. Mr. Langston was born February 1, 1965, in Dalton, GA, son of the late David Lynn Langston, Sr. and Eula Mae Quinton Langston. He was a member of the Summerville First Baptist Church where he…

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Walter Norris Gamble

“Walter Norris Gamble, age 85, of Rome passed away Saturday, March 30, 2019. Born in Tennessee to Leon and Pauline Espy Gamble, Walter Norris Gamble moved to Georgia at a young age. Norris graduated from Rome High School, where he played basketball and was the student body president. He continued his work with the Class…

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Thomas Eugene McWilliams

Thomas Eugene McWilliams, 70, a resident of Troy, died Monday, March 25, 2019, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm Thursday at Faith Lutheran Church with Rev. Shawn Hunze officiating. Burial will follow in Beulah Cemetery. Pallbearers will be John Reid, Isaiah Hernandez, Noah Carnes, Christian Carnes, Aiden Reid, Asa Reid,…

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Andrew Lea

Andrew Robert Lea age 84 of Glencoe, AL died Saturday- March 30, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Lea was born January 9, 1935 in Henagar, AL to the late Robert and Unasee Taylor Lea. He was a retired home builder, Past Master of Cedar Bend Masonic Lodge 583, past Worthy Patron of Coosa Valley Order…

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Michael “Mike” Gary Geimer

Michael “Mike” Gary Geimer age 53 of Centre passed away Tuesday March 26th at his residence. A memorial service will be held 2 PM Saturday March 30th at Perry Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends from 12 until 2 PM Saturday at the funeral home. Survivors include wife, Connie Leonard Geimer of Centre;…

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Fred Wofford Rich

Mr. Fred Wofford Rich, age 81 of the Mountain View Community, Trion, passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at the Oak View Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Mr. Rich was born in Trion, Georgia on March 10, 1938, son of the late Bill W. Rich and Pearl Potts Rich. He worked for a short time at…

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(Updated) Jimmie Ray Hartline

Mr. Jimmie Ray Hartline age 67 of Lyerly, GA passed away Monday- March 25, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Hartline was born May 30, 1951 in Summerville GA to Gladys Brewster Hartline and the late Homer Hartline. He earned many certifications in the construction and building industry and was the owner/operator of Hartline Construction Company.…

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Mary Scharlene Anderson

Mary Scharlene Anderson age 81 of Centre, formally of Cedar Bluff passed away Saturday March 23rd at the Cherokee Village. Funeral services will be 7 PM Monday March25th at Perry Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Melvyn Salter officiating, burial will be Tuesday at 1 PM in Weiss Lake Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends…

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Cassie Sherie Brumbelow

Ms. Cassie Sherie Brumbelow, age 32, of Rome, passed away on Monday, March 18, 2019. Ms. Brumbelow was born in Rome, Georgia on August 25, 1986.  She was a homemaker and was a member of Live Oak Baptist Church in Aragon.  She was preceded in death by grandparents, Carlton & Barbara Turner and Frank Womack.…

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Tony Wheeler

Mr. Tony Wheeler, age 62, of Cedar Bluff, AL, died Saturday, March 23, 2019, at his residence. Mr. Wheeler was born September 16, 1956, in Rome, GA, son of the late Elsie Lee Terhune Wooten.  Prior to his retirement, he was employed with Mount Vernon Mills. Mr. Wheeler is survived by his son, Chandler Wheeler…

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