Valdosta Daily Times

Obituaries

March 20, 2014

Ruth Claudette Lamb Freelove

-- — Ruth Claudette Lamb Freelove was born on June 30, 1942 to the late Beulah Lamb and Nathan Orr, Sr. She departed this life on Friday, March 14, 2014 in Fort Hood, Texas. Ruth was a faithful member of Southside Church of Christ. Ruth was employed at ITT Metal Products for 18 years and also at Trus Joist McMillian for 17 years. She was very loved and cared about in her hometown of Valdosta, Ga. She  was known for her smile.

Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Sylvia Sprolden, and a brother, James Orr.

Ruth leaves to cherish her memories two sons, Illinois Freelove, Jr. of Valdosta; Sergeant First Class Eric Freelove, Sr. (Jeanette), Fort Hood, Texas; one daughter, Angela Freelove, Valdosta; four brothers, Thurston Lamb, Calvin Orr (Helen), Nathan Orr,  Jr. (Anita), and Allen Orr, all of Valdosta; sister-in-law, Shirley Tucker; 15 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two special nephews, Micheal Hampton and Johnny Gray (Debbie); and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 23, 2014 at Southside Church of Christ Church. Bro. John W. Iverson will officiate. Interment will follow in Sunset Hill Cemetery. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at harringtonfunerals.com. — Harrington Funeral Home.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • James Dickson.jpg USAF CMSgt (ret) James Laurel ‘Dick’ Dickson

    USAF CMSgt (ret) James Laurel “Dick” Dickson, 80, of Valdosta, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, July 28, 2014.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Natanie Gjertsen.jpg Natalie J. Gjertsen

    Natalie J. Gjertsen, 78, of Valdosta, went to be with her Lord on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Griffin.jpg Charles Lamar Griffin

    Charles Lamar Griffin, 70, of Lake Park, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014, at South Georgia Medical Center.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Albert P  McLane.jpg Albert Phillip McLane

    Albert was born in Valdosta, where he spent his childhood with his parents, Carson and Philena McLane, and his three siblings.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • James Lamar Griffin

    James Lamar Griffin, 85, of Adel, passed away July 28, 2014.

    July 30, 2014

  • Linda Sue Spicer

    Linda Sue Spicer, 68, of Nashville, Ga., died Monday, July 28, 2014, at SGMC Berrien Campus.

    July 30, 2014

  • Jack Felton Williams Jr.

    Jack Felton Williams Jr., 77, of Morven, Ga., died Monday, July 28, 2014.

    July 30, 2014

  • Bonnie Gerlock Murajda

    Bonnie Gerlock Murajda, 67, of Bogart, Ga., passed away on Sunday, July 27, 2014.

    July 30, 2014

  • Mother Hazel B. Stacks

    Mother Hazel B. Stacks, was born Jan. 27, 1920, to the late George and Rose Baker in Lowndes County, Ga. She transitioned this life on Sunday, July 27, 2014.

    July 30, 2014

  • Charles Griffin

    Charles Griffin, 70, of Lake Park, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 in South Georgia Medical Center.

    July 28, 2014

Top News
Poll

Do you agree with the millage rate increases?

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