Florence D. Berrong


Mrs. Florence D. Berrong, 84, of Cartersville, GA, passed away peacefully in her daughter’s home on Saturday, December 22, 2018.  Mrs. Berrong was born to the late Mr. Ed Davenport and Mrs. Bonnie Miller Davenport in Blue Ridge, GA, on September 30, 1934.

Mrs. Berrong worked for over 37 years at Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company from which she retired. She was a loving and devoted wife and mother. She loved NASCAR, cooking and sitting on her porch fellowshipping with her neighbors.

She is preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her husband, Charles William Berrong, only daughter, Shirley “Diane” Lecik and her son-in-law, Don Lecik, grandchildren; T.J. Beck, Tracy McClure and Shannon Lecik, Great grandchildren; Alex, Cortney and Gabby.  Many other family members also survive to cherish Florence’s memory.

A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted for Mrs. Berrong in the Owen Funeral Home Chapel Saturday, December 29, 2018 at two o’clock in the afternoon with the Rev. Chris Blackwell officiating.  Serving as pallbearers will be: Don Lecik, Ben LaRue, Stevie Martin, Jerome Cruz and Jonethan Cruz. Serving as an honorary pallbearer will be Bobby Marshall. Interment will follow the service at Eastview Cemetery, Adairsville, GA.

The family will receive friends at Owen Funeral Home Friday, December 28, 2018, from four o’clcok in the afternoon until nine.

Please Visit www.owenfunerals.com to leave online condolences for the family.

Memorial donations may be made to Etowah Valley Humane Society in memory of Florence.

Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, GA, is honored to care for the Berrong Family in this difficult time.