Valdosta Daily Times

January 30, 2014

Barbara Jean McCormick


The Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Barbara Jean “BJ” McCormick, 75, of Valdosta, died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, at South Georgia Medical Center after a short illness. She was born on Aug. 15, 1938, in Ocala, Fla., to the late S.W. and Myrtle Atkinson Lipscomb and had lived in Valdosta for 50 years. Mrs. McCormick was a member of Sardis Baptist Church, the Red Hat Society and the Valdosta Choral Guild.

Survivors include two daughters, Libby Bradford and her fiancé, George Sharp of Valdosta, Terry Beth and Bill Sexton of Jacksonville, Fla.; her niece, Jean (Russell) Johnson of Jacksonville, Fla.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon C. McCormick.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at the McLane Lakewood Funeral Home Chapel in Lake Park with the Rev. Garvie Nichols and Bryan Jarvis officiating. Burial will follow in the Westview Cemetery in Nashville, Ga. The family will receive friends on Friday at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.

Condolences to the   family may be conveyed online at www.mclanecares.com. — McLane Lakewood Funeral Home of Lake Park.