OBITUARY

Helen Anne Barbieri

December 13, 1938December 18, 2012

Helen Anne Fattig Barbieri, 74, of Rome, GA, passed away early Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at her residence.

Ms. Barbieri was born in Knoxville, TN, on December 13, 1938, the daughter of the late Wilbur L. and Helen McNeil Fattig. She was a graduate of Druid Hills High School in 1956 and received the very first degree in Art awarded by Georgia State University in 1963. In addition to Rome, Ms. Barbieri had lived in Savannah and Atlanta, GA, and Hendersonville, NC, where she was a member of the First United Methodist Church and active in the Emmaus ministry. Most recently, she was a member of Rome First United Methodist Church.

Ms. Barbieri was previously employed by Georgia State University in the Art Dept., and also in special services at Fort Gordon, GA. She also served as an art teacher in the Atlanta public schools and as secretary to the president of the Atlanta Arts Festival. Her watercolors were exhibited and sold regionally and nationally, especially the Vincent Price Collection for Sears, the Montag Stationary Company and numerous arts festivals.

Survivors include one son, Chris Barbieri II and his wife, Jennifer, Rome; a granddaughter, Anna Grace Barbieri, Rome; one brother, Wilbur Donald Fattig and his wife Barbara, Hendersonville; nephew, Karl Fattig, Brunswick ME; and nephew Kurt Fattig, Birmingham AL.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2013, at 2 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, Rome, with Rev. Dave Benson officiating.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Rome First United Methodist Church, 202 E. Third Ave., Rome, GA 30161.

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Helen Anne Barbieri

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Mike and T Hadlow

January 23, 2013

So sorry to hear your sad news. Your mother is perfect now, so we pray for you and your family as you navigate through these difficult times, and begin to heal from your loss.

December 31, 2012

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. Isaiah 12:2

D Bond

December 30, 2012

To the family of Ms. Helen Barbieri:
Please accept my condolences for the loss of your loved one. Please take comfort in the fact that Is. 33:32 promises a time when no resident will say, "I am sick". That includes our loved ones who have fallen asleep in death. Again, my sympathy expressed.

December 29, 2012

sorry to hear about your lost my condolences to family and friends may you take strenght from GODS WORD' in these difficult time, MATHEW 6;33. 34. GA .

December 28, 2012

Sorry for your loss. My thoughts an prayers are with the family

D W

December 27, 2012

With deepest sympathy to the family during your time of sorrow.
God is for us a refuge and strength, A help that is readily to be found during difficult times. Psalms 91:2. My you find the needed strength from God, family and friends.

L. Brown

December 27, 2012

I am so sorry to hear about your loss. May the God of comfort, comfort you in your hour of sadness. May you have undeserved kindness and peace from God our Fathert and the Lord Jesus Christ. 2Corin.1:2-4.

Anita

December 26, 2012

Im so sorry to hear about your loss,may the God of all comfort continue to be with you and your family,Isaiah 61:2

EG

December 26, 2012

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

December 26, 2012

With deepest sympathy to the Barbieri family during your time of grief...Proverb 3:5...God is for us a refuge and strength, A help that is readily to be found during difficult times...May God provide you with peace and comfort to endure the days ahead.