Marie was an avid fan of the Atlanta Braves, through wins and losses, watching nearly every game of every season.She attended several Braves games, Atlanta Falcons games, and many Georgia Tech football games.
To top it off, she saw Neil Diamond in concert a few years ago.
Aside from weekly visits to friends in a retirement community, she also played cards at the East Cobb Senior Center.
She attended a one room school at Canterbell Country School, there were 7 or 8 students in her first-grade class. She graduated high school through a correspondence course.
Julie lived her life in Valley County except for the four years at college. When that plan was nixed she went to plan B: to become a missionary.
She attended many of their events – whether that be Boy Scouts or sports, band or high school football; she was always there.