Marie Lura Stamey
Marie Lura Stamey
  • September 26, 1926 - April 6, 2017
  • Marietta, Georgia

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Marie Lura Stamey, age 90, of Marietta, Georgia passed away on Thursday, April 6, 2017. Mrs. Stamey was born in Mineral Buff, Georgia to the late Oliver and Martha Hunter.

Marie was a godly woman, a military wife, an animal lover, and great cook. She enjoyed spending time in her garden working on her tomato plants and quilting. She spent 22 years of her professional life with K-mart. Marie had a big heart which was filled with love for three daughters and family.

Marie was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Rudolph Nathaniel Stamey; parents, Oliver and Martha Hunter; and Brother Jewell Hunter. She is survived by her daughters: Louise Stamey, Mary (husband John) Farkas, and Marilyn Shortridge; and grandson Cody Shortridge. She is also survived by Lisa (husband Tom) Humphries, William Farkas, and John Farkas III. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

The family of Mrs. Stamey cordially invites you to a visitation from eleven o'clock in the morning till two o'clock in the afternoon on Sunday, April 9, 2017 at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home in Kennesaw. A service will be held at two o'clock in the afternoon on Sunday, April 9, 2017 from the chapel of Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home with Steve Hamrick officiating. Burial will follow a Georgia Memorial Park in Marietta.

Winkenhofer Pine Ride Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Marie Lura Stamey. 770-422-7299