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November 20, 2023

Cobb County Sheriff’s Office Statement on Passing of First Lady Rosalynn Carter

MARIETTA, GA - On behalf of the Cobb County Sheriff's Office, Sheriff Craig Owens joins Cobb residents in mourning the loss of a remarkable individual who has left an indelible mark on Georgia and the entire United States—former First Lady Rosalynn Carter.

Mrs. Carter's unwavering commitment to public service and advocacy has touched the lives of countless individuals. Her tireless efforts in mental health awareness, caregiving, and human rights have paved the way for positive change. 

As we acknowledge Mrs. Carter's significant impact, we extend well wishes and prayers to President Carter and the entire Carter family.



About the Cobb County Sheriff's Office: The Cobb County Sheriff’s Office is a law enforcement agency that executes a broad range of services which include but are not limited to Jail Operations, Court Security, Criminal Warrant Execution, Civil Process Service, Mental Health Transports, Forgery/Fraud Investigation, and Fugitive Investigation and Apprehension. Sheriff Craig Owens took over the office on Jan. 1, 2021, and leads a staff of more than 800 deputies and civilians. Under his leadership, the Sheriff’s Office has the most diverse command staff in its nearly 200-year history and is on the path to becoming the best law enforcement agency in the State of Georgia. To learn more about the Cobb County Sheriff's Office, visit Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Download the Cobb County Sheriff's Office App!