Mrs. Edna Ruth Roberson West

Mrs. Edna Ruth Roberson West, 83, of Ellijay, formerly of Atlanta, died Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, at Brookdale Canton.

She was born April 17, 1934, in Lindale, to the late Garnet Lee Roberson and Mary Jane Phillips Roberson. She was a member of Oak Hill United Methodist Church and loved traveling and gardening.

She is preceded in death by husband, Jerry West; and infant daughter, Carol Frances Hansen.

She is survived by daughters, Katherine H. Scott, of Easley, S.C. and Laura K. Fraser, of Atlanta; son, Richard “Eddie” Hansen Jr., of Atlanta; stepchildren and in-laws, Pamela A. and Doug Mayer, of Marble Hill, Cindy L. West-Owen and husband Art, of Rincon, and Mark W. West, of Ellijay; grandchildren, Katherine Leanna Braddock and Elizabeth Rose Braddock; great-grandchild, Lyla Rose Goza; sisters, Dorothy R. Wood, of Rome, and Ann R. Smith, of Ellijay; and brother and sister-in-law, Jack and Charlotte Roberson, of Rome.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, from Oak Hill United Methodist Church with the Rev. Ike Parker and the Rev. Michael Smith officiating.

Music will be by Katherine “Katie” Braddock and Jennifer Arnhold.

Interment will follow in the Oak Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the service hour at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, at the Oak Hill United Methodist Church.

Flowers are acceptable, or donations can be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation, P.O. Box 5014, Hagerstown, MD 21741 or to the Oak Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Eddie Ellington, 1841 Boardtown Road, Ellijay, GA 30540 in memory of Mrs. West.

Condolences can be made at

Logan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Times Courier

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006