Nicholas Jelaca, age 93, passed away on July 31, 2014. He was preceded in death by loving wife of 48 years, Christine Jelaca. Mr. Jelaca was preceded in death by his sister, Angie; brother, Mike; and sister, Mary. He is survived by son, Peter Jelaca and wife Nancy Jelaca, grandson Nick Jelaca and wife Brittany Jelaca, granddaughter Alyssa Jelaca Martin and husband Justin Martin. After living the majority of his life in Chicago he relocated to Marietta 17 years ago to be with family. He was ... Continue Reading.
Archives for July 2014
Roy Frank White Jr., age 68 of Carrollton, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014. Born December 26, 1945, he was the son of the late Roy Frank Sr. and Myrtle Downey White of Littlerock, Arkansas. He was a Veteran with the US Armed Forces and was also a computer software developer. ... Continue Reading.
Wendell Newsome, age 58, the son of Doris Newsome and the late Joel Newsome, passed away Saturday the 19th of July. He left behind a sister, Kay Newsome; two daughters, Ashley and Kailey Newsome; and one granddaughter, Macie Newsome. He was raised in Smyrna, Georgia, and a graduate of both Campbell High School (1974), Georgia Institute of Technology (1980). A Memorial Service will be held at 11 AM, Wednesday, July 30th 2014 at Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home located at 502 Miller Street Extension ... Continue Reading.
Royce Wayne Gilmer, age 78 of Smyrna died Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Vitas Care Hospice in Austell. He is survived by his son, Rusty Gilmer of Suwanee; daughter, Suzanne Willis of Austell; sister, Kathy Bradley of Summerville; 4 grandsons. Born in Summerville, GA, he is the son of the late Yancy and Georgia Gilmer. He was an army veteran, warehouse supervisor, husband, father and grandfather. He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Sparks Gilmer. According to his wishes, there will ... Continue Reading.
Corrine Cernuto, age 94 of Douglasville died Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Presbyterian Village in Austell. A native of Detroit, MI, she was born on May 17, 1920 to the late Edwin and Anna Clemett. She is survived by her son, Steven T. Cernuto of Douglasville, Georgia; daughter, Ann C. Tucker of North Richland Hills,Texas. A private service will be held at a later date. ... Continue Reading.
Donnette Mitchell, age 61 of Marietta died July 16, 2014 at Wellstar Community Hospice at Kennesaw Mountain. She was born on November 15, 1952 to the late James Preston Mitchell Jr. and Katherine Campbell Mitchell in Des Moines, Iowa. She is lovingly survived by her sisters, Rose Sharon Gillespie of Johns Creek, Toni Marie Cropp of Austell, Jimmie Kay Shade of Iowa; several nieces and nephews." ... Continue Reading.
Robert Lewis Verdin, Jr., age 73 of Hiram died Saturday, July 5, 2014 at Wellstar Cobb Hospital. He is survived by his son, Robert "Bobby" Verdin III; daughter, Kim Arnett; grandchildren, Katie Shugart, Robert Verdin IV, Emily Verdin, Cheyenne Verdin, Chris Verdin. A private service will be held at a later date. A native of Brooklyn, N.Y., Robert was son of the late, Robert Sr. and Adele Verdin; husband to the late, Valerie Monk Verdin. He was a cabinet maker with Healey, Roddy and ... Continue Reading.
Paula Jean Russell, age 55 of Norcross died Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at her residence. She is survived by her daughter, Mallory O'neal Brown of Loganville. No services are planned at this time. ... Continue Reading.