Patricia O'Rourke Bauer


Patricia O’Rourke Bauer, age 88, of Cartersville, died on Monday, July 23, 2018, at her residence.

She was born on December 22, 1929, in Maryland, the daughter to the late George Leo O’Rourke and Emelia Rhea Hubbard Davis. She was born and raised on the eastern shore and was very proud of it. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Earl H. Bauer, to whom she married in 1954; along with a daughter, Deborah Savage.

Mrs. Bauer was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses. She loved people and people loved her. She was known for her warm smile and being kind.   She loved to travel and talk to people about the Bible and her beliefs based on the Bible.   

Survivors include her sons, Mark Bauer and wife, Laura, John Bauer and wife Tina, James Bauer and wife Melanie and Peter Bauer and wife Gail; her grandchildren, Christopher, Michelle and Chad Savage, Josh and Brooke Bauer, Robert, Kaitlyn and Morgan Bauer; and 3 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 4, 2018, at Northside Hospital-Cherokee Conference Center, 1130 Bluffs Parkway, Canton, Georgia 30114, with Mike Crouse officiating. 

Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Patricia Bauer; please visit to share memories or to leave a condolence message.