RAINES, Georgia E.
Georgia E. Raines, of Marietta, GA died peacefully Sunday, August 11, 2013. Funeral Services Will be held 11:00 am Tuesday at Harmony Grove Baptist Church in Marietta with Rev. Tommy Merritt and Rev. Charles Walker officiating. Interment will be in Harmony Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Marietta. Mrs. Raines descended from The Davis Family, a pioneering Cobb County family. She was a lifelong member of Harmony Grove Baptist Church. She was an avid gardener of both flowers and vegetables. She was a loving mother and grandmother. Survivors include one son, Ronnie Raines and his wife Melanie of Marietta; one sister, Irene Raines; two grandchildren, Marvene Holmes, Lee Raines; several great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband Merrell Raines; two sons, Elgin Fricks and Marvin Fricks. Family will receive friends 5:00 to 7:00 pm Monday at Mayes Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home Chapel in Marietta. 770-428-1511.