(DULUTH, Ga.) Edward Heath Sr., 72, of Duluth, Ga., died Monday, May 18, 2020.

A graveside services will be Sunday, May 24, at noon at Canaan Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Roanoke (Welch community) with the Rev. Calvin Trammell officiating.

Mr. Heath is survived by his seven children, Edward J. Heath (Veronica) and Ritchie Z. Heath (Felicia), both of Atlanta, Shimea Rowe (Christopher) of Duluth, Edward Heath Jr. of Bullock County, Ala., Simone Dowdell (Cedric) of Five Points, Ala., and

John Heath and Natasha Heath (Jawoski Holloway), both of Valley; 14 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; sister, Jewell Oliver (William) of Roanoke; sister-in-law, Daveta Heath of Lanett; cousins who were raised as siblings, Beatrice Allen (Jimmy) of Five Points and Martha Griffin and Luella Williams of Lanett; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, best friends, Elder Jerome Bowers (Vanessa); special friend, Brother Joe Denson (Jackie).

Silmon-Seroyer Funeral Home, LaFayette.

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