Marion Heath, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 8. She was 79.
Heath was born in Warrenton, Georgia on September 29, 1929. She was a member of the St. Mark Holy Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William; son, Spencer; and grandson, Jacob.
Heath is survived by her daughter, Mary (David Sr.) Hines; son, William (Michelle); grandchildren, Sheryl (Shawn), David, Demetrius, DeVaughn, Deonte, and Dhakayla; great-grandchildren, Shawn Jr. and Ciara; great-great-granddaughter, Celeste; brother-in-law, Vincent Heath; sister-in-law, Bessie Heath; goddaughter, Denell Cook; and many other family members and friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Jeremiah C. Gaffney Funeral Home. Services were held at St. Mark Holy Church of America in Brooklyn. Interment was at Rosemount Cemetery in Elizabeth, New Jersey.