The Newnan Times-Herald


Jerry Wayne Hosmer

  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Feb. 16, 2019 - 10:36 AM

Mr. Jerry Wayne Hosmer, 76, passed away on Friday, February 15, 2019 at the WellStar West Georgia Hospice.

Mr. Hosmer served his country in the National Guard and also retired from Ralston Purina.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Monroe and Rosie Hosmer, and his wife, Martha Jo Wadsworth Hosmer.

Survivors include his son, Pastor Brian Hosmer and his wife Lori; daughters, Kim McGhee and her husband Kevin and Barbara McDowell; sisters, Alice Whitten and her husband Paul and Jeannie Dushene; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren; extended family and friends.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 3:16 p.m. at the Rehoboth Baptist Church with his son, Pastor Brian Hosmer, officiating.  Interment will follow at the Faith Baptist Church at Primrose Cemetery. Family will receive friends on Saturday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Higgins Hillcrest Chapel, 770-253-4723