Alfred Lamar Bishop, 78, of Gilreath Road, Cartersville, passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2012.
Mr. Bishop was born July 21, 1934, in Cartersville, a son of the late Felton and Pauline Bishop.
Mr. Bishop was preceded in death by a son, Mark Bishop. He is survived by a son, Michael Bishop; daughter, Angela Turner; three step-daughters, Vesta Lancaster, Alicia Alexander and Michelle Dodd; a sister, Patricia Whybark; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A Memorial Service will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, from the Barnwell Chapel at Mount Berry College, Rome, with the Rev. Ronnie Cline officiating. The family requests no flowers. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Please visit www.owenfunerals.com to post tributes and sign the online register.
Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, has charge of the arrangements.