Velma (Youmans) Way

Born: Fri., Feb. 17, 2012
Died: Wed., Jun. 6, 2012


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Jun. 07, 2012
Location: Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Fri., Jun. 08, 2012

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Velma Youmans Way age 86, of Swainsboro, GA on Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at the Emanuel Medical Center Nursing Home.

Graveside services will be Friday, June 8, 2012 at 11:00 AM in Forest Lawn Cemetery with Scott Hudson officiating.

The family will receive friends Thurs, June 7, 2012 at the funeral home from 6-8 PM

Mrs. Way was born in Vidalia, GA, served in the U S Army during WWII as a medical technician, and was a retired nurse.  She was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her husbands: Roger “Buddy” Sherrod and Randolph Way and parents: J. Cephus and Winey Love Youmans.                       

Survivors include:

One Step-Daughter: Annie Ruth Copeland (Carlton) of Kite, GA

One Step-Daughter-In- Law: Julie Way of Swainsboro, GA

Two Step-Sons: Johnny Way (Vicki) of Swainsboro, GA and Glenn Way (Libby) of Twin City, GA.

Several Nieces and Nephews, 13 Step-Grandchildren and 23 Step-Great-Grandchildren

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Patsy H Kersey
   Posted Thu June 07, 2012
I am so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this time. May God give you strength and comfort as you go through the months and days ahead.

Patsy and Wayne Kersey