Mrs. Bobbie Jean Ingram
Born December 30, 1931. Died August 27, 2019.
Resided in Rome, Ga
Mrs. Bobbie Jean Ingram went to be with her Jesus and family on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, while holding her daughter’s hand. She was on the land and in the home that her husband built for her in the 1960s.
Bobbie was born on December 30, 1931, in Lindale, GA on Old Furnace Road. She was raised by Russell Willie Pace and Jewell Mozelle Howren Pace, in a home filled with love. She was a member of Riverside Baptist Church and American Legion Post #5 on Shorter Avenue. Bobbie married Billy L. Ingram on August 13, 1952 and he preceded her in death on October 4, 2000.
Survivors include her daughter, Pamela Colleen Ingram-Ellison (Stanley), Rome; brother, Gary Lee Pace, Sr. (Sally), Rome; niece, Frona Jewell “Pebbles” Pace Wheeler (Todd), Silver Creek; great-nieces, Sarah Beth Wheeler and Mary Kate Wheeler; Silver Creek; nephew, Gary Lee “Rock” Pace, Jr. (Trina), Kingston; great-nephews, Brody Pace and Brant Pace; Kingston; life-long best friend, Jerri Waters (Bill), Rome; God grandsons, whom she dearly loved, Matthew David Ackley (Jennifer) and their son, Rylan, Rome, Cory Keeney (Mariah) and their daughter, Karly, Daniel Jackson; adopted son, Phil Aaron, whom she watched grow from childhood to adulthood; cousins, James “Slugger” Howren (Barbara), Mary Howren Adams (Chuck), Melissa (Missy) Pyle Hamilton; two step-grandchildren, Brandon Ellison (Pam) and their children, Gage and Austin, SC, and Tammy Ellison Campbell and her children, Cannon and Cooper Campbell, SC; Earl’s children, Tony Elliott (Tanja), and their children, Ben and Jourdan, Denese Elliott Steward, her daughter, Ashley, Cynthia Elliott Radford (Charles); as well as several other nieces, nephews and cousins on her husband’s side also survive.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 31, 2019, at 1:00 PM, in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, with the Rev. Harold Ingram and the Rev. Randy Lambert officiating. Interment will follow in East View Cemetery with Dr. Ralph Jenkins and Bro. Chuck Graves officiating.
The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, on Saturday from 11:00 AM until the funeral hour. At other hours, the family may be reached at the home of Pebbles Pace Wheeler, 66 Ramblewood Drive, Silver Creek, GA, 30173
Pallbearers are asked to assemble at the funeral home on Saturday by 12:30 PM and include Michael Lee Rose, Buck Thompson, Todd Wheeler, Alan Kennedy, Rock Pace, Brody Pace, Brant Pace and Matthew Ackley. Honorary pallbearers include Tony Elliot, James “Slugger” Howren, Sid Kennedy and Chuck Adams.
Flowers will be accepted or please contact the family regarding memorial contributions.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, has charge of the arrangements.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel