Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Our list of death notices includes links to arrangements and obituaries by Cartersville's Owen Funeral Home, Jennings Funeral Home, Mack Eppinger & Sons Funeral Home and others.
The following funeral arrangements and/or death notices were published by Owen Funeral Home: Warren Dwight Hart—Nov. 16, 1925-May 19, 2013 William Raymond Russo III—May 27, 1968-May 14, 2013 Nellie Lee—Dec. 25, 1944-May 17, 2013 William (W.C.) King—July 3, 1931-May 11, 2013 Ethelene Ridge—Jan. 4, 1938-May 12, 2013 John William Proctor—Nov. 7, 1921-May 10, 2013 Gilbert Henry Edge Sr.—Nov. 17, 1943-April 24, 2013 Patricia Ann King—Aug. 23, 1940-May 4, 2013 Rex Earnest Hitchcock—Feb. 17, 1937-May 6, 2013 JoAnn Brown Miller—May 27, 1940-May 5, 2013 Edith Mashburn—Dec. 17, 1929-May 5, 2013 William Gustive Chind—Dec. 24, 1948-May 1, 2013 Brenda Gail Smith—Sept. 28, 1951-May 1, 2013 Jennings Funeral Home posted these death notices: William James …
Monday, February 25, 2013
Angela Player, 37, of Cartersville, was killed in a murder-suicide involving her ex-husband Feb. 21 at Barnsley Gardens Resort in Adairsville, where she worked.
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Monday, February 25
The woman killed in a Feb. 21 murder-suicide in Bartow County is set to be honored where she worked and died. Authorities say her ex-husband shot Angela D. Player, 37, of Cartersville, about 2:40 a.m. at Barnsley Gardens Resort near Adairsville, then turned the gun on himself after fleeing into nearby woods. Player in January had divorced Robert Wade Brazell, 42, of Kingsland. The couple leaves behind two children, according to Player's obituary, which describes the upscale resort employee, Pit Bulldog enthusiast and avid reader as "immensely [loving] her job and the family atmosphere." She also enjoyed gardening, the outdoors, kayaking, yoga and fast cars. Player will be honored at 2 p.m. Wednesday with memorial service at Barnsley …
The Cartersville resident will be honored at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Barnsley Gardens Resort in Adairsville.
Monday, February 25
Angela D. Player, 37, of Cartersville, passed away on Thursday, February 21, 2013 in Adairsville. Born March 27, 1975, in Jacksonville, Florida, she was the daughter of Elzie Brown Player and Diane Dyess Player. Angie was employed by Barnsley Gardens Resort in Adairsville where she immensely loved her job and the family atmosphere. She was a Pit Bulldog enthusiast, was an avid reader, and enjoyed gardening, the outdoors, kayaking, yoga and fast cars. Angela loved her children, family and friends with a fierce passion. Survivors include her parents, Elzie and Diane Player of Cartersville; her daughter, Elizabeth Casey Brazell-Player of Cartersville; her son, William Cole Brazell-Player of Cartersville; her sister, Amber Player (Taryn …
Thursday, November 22, 2012
Gloria Jean Murray, 66, of Cartersville, leaves behind a son, daughter, grandchildren and sisters. Get the updates in our live blog.
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Andrew Pray, a worship pastor with West Ridge Church, which has a Cartersville location, was struck while cycling in Bartow County early Wednesday afternoon.
Updated 9:45 p.m. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Wednesday night reported that Pray was struck by a charter bus about 12:30 p.m. as he rode his bicycle along U.S. 41 in Emerson near Cartersville in Bartow County. Pray was taken by ambulance to WellStar Kennestone Hospital in Marietta, the newspaper also reported, but did not survive. Original story Members and staff of Dallas-based West Ridge Church, which has a Cartersville location, were reeling Wednesday night after the reported passing of Andrew Pray, who served as a worship pastor. “It is with deep sorrow and hurt that we have to tell you that our beloved brother Andrew Pray has passed away on November 21st. He was involved in a biking accident and was stuck by a vehicle today. That…
Tuesday, December 27, 2011
A celebration of life for Shorty Eager was held in Cartersville.