Ima Jo Garrett Lang
Ima Jo Garret Lang, 86, of Valdosta, formerly of Omega, died Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2007, at Valdosta Fellowship Home in Valdosta.
Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, 2007, at Omega Methodist Church, with the Rev. Walter Powell officiating. Interment is at Omega Cemetery. Pallbearers are Jerry Lupo, Tommy Lindsey, Jack Keith, Andy Cox, Larry Willis and Joe Gray.
Born May 15, 1920, in Doerun, Mrs. Lang was the daughter of H.W. Garrett and Josie Lee Prince Garrett, both of whom preceded her in death. A homemaker, she was married to W.L. “Bubba” Lang, who died in 1996. She was a member of Omega Methodist Church.
Mrs. Lang’s father, owner and editor of the Doerun Courier, operated the last newspaper in Georgia in which type was set by hand. Mrs. Garrett’s husband first met her at her father’s print shop when he visited in Doerun seeking tips on running his own weekly newspaper in Omega. They later married. She was instrumental in helping her husband run the Omega News while he was in the Navy during the war and until his retirement from the newspaper after 40 years of operation in 1980.
Survivors are a son, Leighton Lang of Miami, Fla.; and a daughter and son-in-law, Donna and Dan Joyner of Valdosta.
A sister, Florence Garrett Wakefield, and two grandsons, Matt Joyner and Leighton Joyner, preceded her in death.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2007, from 7-9 p.m. at Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals. Sign the online guest registry at www.bowen-donaldson.com. — Bowen-Donaldson Home For Funerals.
Olive Mosher Mason
Olive Mosher Mason, 87, died on Jan. 11, 2007, in Tampa, Fla.
Born Jan. 7, 1920, in Aurora, Ill., she was a resident of Tampa for 32 years. She was a member of Oak Grove United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, Past Matron of Eastern Star, and had volunteered over 10,000 hours at University Community Hospital Diabetes Care Institute, Tampa, Fla.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, George and Jean Mason of Valdosta; daughter and son-in-law, Mary and Lee Melvin of Tampa, Fla.; grandchildren, Amy Thompson, Erik Mason, Marilyn Melvin and Sally Wynn; and great-grandchildren, Mason Thompson, Savannah Davis and Alexander Wynn.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2007, at University Community Hospital in Tampa, Fla.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Music Ministry of Valdosta First Presbyterian Church or the University Community Hospital Foundation for Diabetes, Tampa, Fla. Condolences to the family may be conveyed on the obituary page at www.mclanefuneralservices.com. — Carson McLane Inc.
Ssanford Taylor Jones
Sanford Taylor Jones, 70, of Moultrie, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2007, at Archbold Memorial Hospital. Memorial services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, 2007, in Maxwell-Miller Chapel with the Rev. Ellis Hardwick officiating. The family will greet friends at the funeral home Sunday from 1-2:30 p.m. prior to the service. — Maxwell-Miller Funeral Home of Quitman.
Funeral services for Mr. David Morris, 28, of Union City and a native of Cook County, will be at 2 p.m. today, Jan. 20, 2007, at Mt. Zion Spiritual Body C.O.G.I.C., Wells Avenue, Adel. interment will be in Adel Cemetery, Adel. — Lane Memorial Chapel, Adel.
James A. Robertson
James A. Robertson, 57, of Naylor passed away Jan. 18, 2007, in South Georgia Medical Center after a sudden illness. Memorial services will be held Saturday, Jan. 21, 2007, at 2 p.m. in the Valdosta chapel of Music Funeral Services. Sympathy may be expressed to the family online at www.musicfuneralservices.com.— Music Funeral Services, Valdosta.
Elder J.L. Rowan, 70 of Pavo passed away Jan. 18, 2007, at Archbold Medical Center. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, 2007, at Boone-Lipsey Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Clark Lee and the Rev. Larry Harris officiating. Interment will be held in Longbridge Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends this evening from 6-8 p.m. at Boone-Lipsey Funeral Home, Hwy. 41 South. — Boone-Lipsey Funeral Home, Adel.
Florence Albert Gosma Sumner
Florence Albert Gosma Sumner, 96, of Valdosta died peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2007, at Lake Haven Nursing Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 7 p.m., Monday, Jan. 22, 2007, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church with Father Robert Gosma officiating. Entombment will be at a later date in the Queen of Heaven Cemetery, North Lauderdale, Fla. The family will receive friends Monday prior to the mass at the church from 6:30 p.m.- 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please send memorial donations to ACTO of Valdosta, Inc. or charity of your choice. Condolences to the family may be conveyed on the obituary page at www.mclanefuneralservices.com.— Carson McLane Funeral Home.
Deacon Louis Jones
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