Grace L. Cornell


Grace L. Cornell, 48, of Rome, passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Rome Memorial Hospital. Born in Rome on April 1, 1971 she was the daughter of Darwin and Virginia (Chapman) Cornell. She was a graduate of Rome Free Academy. 

Grace loved to read and write in her journal. She previously worked at Price Chopper. 

She is survived by her mother, Virginia Cornell; a sister, Anna Cornell; a brother, Darwin Cornell, Jr.; and nieces and nephews including Joanna Cornell and William Lighthall, Jr. with whom she was very close. She was predeceased by her father, Darwin. 

A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, April 16, at 6 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church of Rome, 400 N. George St., Rome. There are no calling hours.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George St., Rome. 

You may light a candle, send a message of sympathy, and read the obituary at 


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