LaRee Hallum

Edna LaRee Hallum was born Dec. 13, 1958 at Ardmore, and went to heaven Saturday, May 16, 2020. The daughter of Carlton and Virginia (Price) Howard, LaRee attended school at Marietta, where she was in the band and choir; she graduated from Marietta High School with the class of 1977.

LaRee worked at the Marietta Cookie Shop for 16 years and later for Big Five Community Services for five years. She enjoyed working at Big Five as it put her in contact with and helping the elderly.

LaRee and Ronald Hallum were married Jan. 28, 2006 at Ardmore; they made their home in Marietta. LaRee's family meant the world to her, especially her children and grandchildren. When she was down and they would visit she was so happy and loved them all dearly.

She is survived by her husband, Ronald Hallum, her sons, Brian and Jesse Davis and her daughter Salina Ozuna; her mother, Virginia Howard; sisters, Jan Benton, Mona and David Flanagan; her beloved grandchildren, Devin Davis, Landon Davis, Jaden Davis, Nicholas Davis, Kason Davis, Jaxon Davis, Zaydon Davis, Adelyn Davis and Sydney Davis; also a host of classmates and friends. In 2003 LaRee's father, Carlton Howard preceded her in death.

Viewing will be Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday at Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory. Cremation-With-Care will be provided by Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory.

Pastor Chuck McKennell will officiate the Gathering of Remembrance and inurnment at 2 p.m. Friday, at Lakeview Cemetery in Marietta.

During this time the family will receive friends at the Virginia Howard residence, 2300 Shenandoah, Ardmore.

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Posted online on June 22, 2020