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Deane King Schrimsher, 90, of Marietta, GA, died on October 15, 2013. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00PM on Friday, October 18, at Maple Avenue United Methodist Church in Marietta, GA, with the Reverend Jim Moore and the Reverend Johnny Foster officiating. Interment will follow at Cheatham Hill Memorial Park. All singing friends are invited to join the choir for the Funeral Service. Mrs. Schrimsher was a homemaker and a life-long supporter of Southern Gospel Music. She attended Singing Schools as a young girl, and taught herself to play the piano by practicing on an old pump organ. She was a long-time member of Rose Lane Baptist Church and a charter member of Macland Baptist Church, and spent many years singing with the Cobb County Singing Class. She leaves to her family and many friends a great legacy of music and love for the Lord. A native of Brilliant, AL, Mrs. Schrimsher was the daughter of the late Peter Melbern King and Emma Long King. She was preceded in death by her husband, the late Jack Edward Schrimsher, and seven sisters and brothers. She is survived by two daughters: Carol Vien (Peter) and Vicki Newton (Lamar), Marietta; five grandchildren: Jason Schrimsher (Ivy), Covington, GA; Amy Cox (John), Clearwater, FL; Brad Vien (Alexis), Crestwood, NY; Leah Kuznetsova (Pavel), Marietta; and Joel Vien (Heather), Sellersburg, IN; three great-grandchildren: Tristan Schrimsher, Kristian Kuznetsov, and Addison Cox; special friend, Francis Leming; and many nieces and nephews. Donations may be made to WellStar Community Hospice - Tranquility at Kennesaw Mountain. The family will receive friends from 5:00-8:00PM on Thursday, October 17 at Mayes Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home & Crematory, 180 Church St. Marietta, GA 30060. Online condolences can be expressed at:

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