Valdosta Daily Times

Breaking News:


March 20, 2014

Lemuel Aguayo ‘Papa’ Olmeda

VALDOSTA — Lemuel Aguayo “Papa” Olmeda, 76, of Lake Park Ga., passed away March 18, 2014, at South Georgia Medical Center. He was born on Oct. 13, 1937, to the late Eleuterio Olmeda and Rita Aguayo. He worked at Amp Inc. for over 20 years. He enjoyed playing the saxophone, traveling, and playing music.

Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Brunilda Olmeda  of Lake Park, Ga.; daughter and son-in-law, Joann and Abel Cintron of Valdosta; two sons and daughters-in-law, Lemuel “Lem” and Sonika Olmeda of Scott Ill.; Daniel and Jane Olmeda of Hawaii; eight grandchildren, Tyler, Jasmine, Wyatt, Nildita, Ace, Joana, VanGunner, and Jack; two sisters, Rosa and Joe Sanabria of Puerto Rico; Elsa Olmeda of Harrisburg, Pa.; three brothers, sister-in-law, Amilcar “Kike” and Grace Olmeda of Virginia, Rene and Mary Olmeda of Puerto Rico, Eleuterio and Carmen Olmeda of New Jersey; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held today, March 20, 2014, at 2 p.m. in the Valdosta Chapel of Music Funeral Services. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

As per his wishes, he will be cremated following the service. — Music Funeral Services/Azalea Crematory of Valdosta is serving the Olmeda family.  

Text Only
  • Hazel Stacks

    Hazel Stacks of Valdosta, Ga., passed this life on July 27, 2014, at her residence.

    July 27, 2014

  • Kimberly Garrison

    Kimberly Garrison of Valdosta, Ga., passed this life July 25, 2014, at South Georgia Medical Center.

    July 27, 2014

  • Natalie J. Gjertsen

    Natalie J. Gjertsen, 78, of Valdosta, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Crestwood Nursing Home.

    July 27, 2014

  • Fred Harding Walker Sr.

    Fred Harding Walker Sr., 93, of Valdosta died at his residence on Sunday, July 27, 2014.

    July 27, 2014

  • OBIT SMSgt Dease Blanket Photo copy.jpg LaTonya Denise Dease

    MSgt. LaTonya Denise Dease entered the pearly gates on Thursday, July 24, 2014 with her loved ones by her sides.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Doris L. Norton

    Mrs. Doris L. Norton, 77, of Sparks, Ga., passed away July 25, 2014, at her residence following a short illness.

    July 26, 2014

  • Brian Tinker Peters

    Brian Tinker Peters, 69, of Twin Lakes, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at his home.

    July 26, 2014

  • Brian “Tinker” Peters

    Brian “Tinker” Peters, 69, of Twin Lakes, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at his home.

    July 25, 2014

  • Charles E. Griffin

    Mr. Charles E. Griffin, 75, of Adel, Ga., passed away July 24, 2014 at his home.

    July 25, 2014

  • John Clyatt “Johnny” Lovein

    John Clyatt “Johnny” Lovein, 64, of Nashville, Ga., died Friday July 25, 2014 at his residence.

    July 25, 2014

Top News

Do you agree with the millage rate increases?

Yes. We need to maintain services
No. Services should have been cut.
     View Results