Earnest, Gloria

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EARNEST, Gloria

Gloria Earnest passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021. Born in Birmingham, Alabama on December 21, 1940 and a longtime resident of Cobb County, Gloria was a graduate of Campbell High School in Smyrna and retired from Lockheed Martin as a stenographer. She was preceded in death by her parents Mr. and Mrs. D.M. Scarborough; her brothers William and David; her husband of twenty-seven years, I.C. "Bud" Earnest; her sister-in-law Brigitte Scarborough; her sister-in-law Doris Scarborough; her niece Amy Scarborough; and her dear friend Merlin "Bud" Emch. Gloria is survived by her sons Greg Earnest and Matthew Earnest. The family would like to thank Woodland Ridge Assisted Living, Tapestry Hospice, and friends and caregivers Shirley Castle, Addie Hill, and Gloria Palmer. A graveside service was held on Friday, November 12, 11:30 AM at Cheatham Hill Memorial Park, Marietta, Rev. Jimmy Moor officiating. Those wishing to make donations in Gloria's memory, please do so to The Woodland Ridge Foundation (4005 South Cobb Drive SE, Smyrna, Georgia 30080).