Smyrna News

Virginia Mary Turner, age 94, of Marietta, Georgia passed away June 10, 2019. The Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at West Cobb Funeral Home and Crematory Chapel in Marietta, GA with Rev. Joe Postell officiating. Interment will follow at Kennesaw Memorial Pa…

Dr. Ted Holley, 75, of Smyrna, GA died June 04, 2019. Service will be held at 2:00 pm , on June 15, 2019 at Vinings First Baptist Church. Arrangements by Castellaw Funeral Home.

Virginia Mary Turner, age 94, of Marietta, Georgia passed away June 10, 2019. The Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at West Cobb Funeral Home and Crematory Chapel in Marietta, GA with Rev. Joe Postell officiating. Interment will follow at Kennesaw Memorial Pa…

Mrs. Jacqueline L. DeWitt, age 97 of Smyrna, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019. A funeral service will be held 11 am Friday, May 31, 2019 in the chapel of Carmichael Funeral Home in Smyrna. Interment will be in Riverview Memorial Park Cemetery. Mrs. DeWitt was employed by Sonoco Products in …

Bernard Coleman Castellaw Jr. passed away on Saturday, May 18th after a six-week battle with multiple issues that began with a brain aneurysm. Coleman was born in Atlanta but moved to Smyrna during Elementary School. He graduated from Campbell High School and North Georgia Technical and Voca…

Alan Lee Grothe, 78, of Smyrna, GA died May 14, 2019. Visitation will be held from 5:00PM - 7:00 PM, on May 16, 2019 at Mayes Ward-Dobbins, Marietta. Arrangements by Mayes Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home.

Mrs. Dorothy Lenora Perkins Griffin, age 88, of Smyrna, passed away at home on May 6, 2019 surrounded by her loved ones. She was an original member of Olive Springs Baptist Church, an avid gardener, and was retired from the Veteran Administration with 25 plus years of service.

Whitefield Academy in Smyrna recently held a groundbreaking ceremony for Brostrand Hall, a new facility that will house the school’s lower grades (pre-kindergarten through fourth). A year ago the school publicly launched its $24 million Leaving a Legacy campaign to include building the new a…

Mary Ruth de Oliveira, age 81 of Smyrna, GA died Sunday, April 28, 2019. Mary was born August 11, 1937 in Hattiesburg, MS to Jesse and Anna Pearl Jefferson. She was a human resources assistant at Sears prior to her retirement and of the Baptist faith. Mary is survived by her daughters and so…

Mary Ruth de Oliveira, age 81 of Smyrna, GA died Sunday, April 28, 2019. Mary was born August 11, 1937 in Hattiesburg, MS to Jesse and Anna Pearl Jefferson. She was a human resources assistant at Sears prior to her retirement and of the Baptist faith. Mary is survived by her daughters and so…

Robert Harold Rowe, 78, of Smyrna, GA died on April 15, 2019, surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be held Friday, April 19, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Carmichael Funeral Home Chapel, 2950 King St., Smyrna, with Dr. Jeff Pennington and Rev. Phil Miller officiating. Interment will follow a…

Clarence Calaway Barnett age 95 of Smyrna, passed away Thursday, March 21, 2019. Funeral services will be held Sat. March 23 at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church Chattahoochee with Revs' Clint Watson, Bernard Weaver, and John Darnell officiating. The body will lie in state from 10-11 a.m. Inte…