Valdosta Daily Times


January 11, 2013

Hazel Touchton Forte

-- — Hazel Touchton Forte, 81, of Barney died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013 at her home. She was born on Dec. 25, 1931 in Cook County to the William McKinley (Mack) and Effie Futch Touchton and had lived in this area all of her life. Mrs. Forte was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was a member of the Pleasant Primitive Baptist Church in Berrien County.

Survivors include her husband, Bobby Forte of Barney; her daughter, Susan Forte of Adel; her son and daughter-in-law, Charles and Carol Ann Forte of Barney; her grandchildren, Chris (Angie) Forte of Barney, Julie Rogers of Adel; four great-grandsons, Cole Rogers, Caleb Rogers, Cody Forte and Case Forte.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013 in the chapel of Martin/McLane Funeral Home with Elder Thad Marshall and Elder Tony Marshall officiating. Burial will follow in the Friendship Cemetery in Hahira. The family will receive friends this evening from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Condolences to the family may be conveyed online at — Martin/McLane Funeral Home of Hahira.

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