Laura Adrienne Haren

Waisman, 97, of Etowah, passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. She was born in Etowah on Aug. 27, 1921, was a daughter of the late Edward and Sarah Boyd Haren, and was a faithful member of Etowah Presbyterian Church. She graduated from Maryville College and lived in Dallas, Texas until retiring back to Etowah. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Waisman Jr.; and her siblings, Edward Haren, Gertrude Bethel, Ernestine McGee, Frank Haren and Jim Haren. Survivors include a sister-in-law, Anne Haren; and nieces and nephews, Linda Devitas, Ed Haren, Sally Neaves, Marty McCampbell, Mary Lou Bartling, Cindy Hoang, Art Mcgee, Evan Haren, Sky Haren, Drew Haren and Mary Anne Gallager. A graveside service will be held at Green Hill Cemetery on Tuesday, July 23, at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Mike Hubble officiating. Bordwine Funeral Home of Etowah is in charge of arrangements. If you are unable to attend, sign the guest registry at

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