Juanita Mae Urban

Published 4:25 pm Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Juanita Mae Urban, 81 of Cartersville, passed away on Monday Nov. 20, 2017 at Chippenham & Johnston-Willis Hospitals, Richmond, Virginia due to cancer. She was born in West Virginia to the late Robert and Edna S. Starr on August 4, 1936. She is predeceased by her husband Billy Joe Urban and will be laid to rest at his side at the Quantico National Cemetery, Quantico VA.

Her Family includes two children, six grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren. Juanita Urban was a longtime resident of Cumberland County for over forty years. She enjoyed all of her different clubs, family and friends.

She worked hard for the community. She served two terms on the Cumberland County Board of Supervisors, was a past president of the Cartersville Garden Club, a past president of the Woman’s Club of Cumberland GFWC and a past president of the Alice Kyle District. She also served as the chairman of the Cumberland County Library Board of Trustees, was an associate member of the Cartersville Rescue Squad, a member of the Historical Society of Cumberland County and was a member of Cartersville Baptist Church.

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A funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Puckett Funeral Home. Family will receive friends 2 hours prior to service starting at 9 a.m. until time of service. Family requests memorial contributions be made to https://www.cancer.gov/about-nci/overview/contributing#1

Contributing to Cancer Research – National Cancer Institute www.cancer.gov.

Puckett Funeral Home is serving the family. www.puckettfh.com.