Joan Gilcrest

GILCREST, Joan Hawkins, 73, of Marietta, GA, passed away on Thursday, September 26, 2013.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 29, 2013, in the Chapel of West Cobb Funeral Home and Crematory, 2480 Macland Road, Marietta, with Rev. Trentis “Butch” Wilson officiating.

Born in Akron, OH, Mrs. Gilcrest lived in New Lexington and Columbus, OH, before moving to Marietta over a year ago. She was a retired architect and member of the Red Hat Society and the American Institute of Architects. She was of the Methodist Faith.

Survivors include her husband, John H. Gilcrest; daughter, Dawn Griffin Cline and husband, Scott of Marietta; and brother, Jerry Hawkins of Ravenna, OH.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday from noon until the service.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation.

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