Lenez (Neal) McLendon

Born: Tue., Sep. 24, 1929
Died: Fri., Sep. 7, 2018


1:30 PM to 3:00 PM, Sun., Sep. 09, 2018
Location: Baptist Rest Primitive Baptist Church

Funeral Service

3:00 PM Sun., Sep. 09, 2018
Location: Baptist Rest Primitive Baptist Church

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Lenez Neal McLendon, age 88, of Twin City, GA on Friday, September 7, 2018, at East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro, GA.

Funeral services will be Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 3:00 PM, at Baptist Rest Primitive Baptist Church with Elder Randy Waters officiating and assisted by Elder Mike Gray.

Interment will follow in the Mount Olivet Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. McLendon will lie in state at the church. Visitation will be from 1:30 to 3:00 P.M.

Pallbearers are: Melvin Mathis, Neal Mathis, Hank Mullis, Jimmy Neal, Trojan Harrison, and Tim Kea.

Mrs. McLendon was born September 24, 1929 in Emanuel County, GA, to the late Ben H. Neal Sr. and Lena Brantley Neal.  She was retired and a homemaker. She was a member of Statesboro Primitive Baptist Church of Statesboro, GA, and a member of the Garfield Ladies Auxiliary Club. Mrs. McLendon  loved spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. She also loved flowers and going to Thursday Night Ladies Club. In addition to her  parents, Mrs. McLendon was preceded in death by her husbands, Murrell F. Johnson Sr. and Dr. Alvin McLendon, daughter Cathy Johnson(Paul), and eleven brothers and sisters.

Survivors include: 

Three Daughters: Carol Lane of Adrian, GA, Jeanne Sanders (Buddy) of Tennille, GA, Lynne Hodges (Steve) of Millen, GA.

One Son: Murrell F. Johnson Jr. (Johnny) of Millen, GA

Two Step Daughters: Opal Horvat of New Jersey and Martha Ann White (Jim) of Florida.

Step Son: Dr. Phillip McLendon (Lisa) of Evans, GA

Twenty Grandchildren

Twenty Nine Great Grandchildren

Six Great-Great Grandchildren

Condolences may be submitted on-line at www.durden-hudsonfuneraldirectors.com

Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements for the funeral of Mrs. Lenez McLendon of Twin City, GA.


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Charlotte and Randal Barnett
   Posted Sat September 08, 2018
We are so sorry for the loss of your beautiful Mother and may she Rest
in peace. Prayers to each family member and may God be with you at this time.

Tabitha Dobson
   Posted Sun September 09, 2018
My prayers are with you all!! So sorry on the loss of Aunt Lenez! Love u all!

Albert and Carol Jones
   Posted Sun September 09, 2018
Wonderful lady who will be greatly missed. God Bless her family.

Wendy Los
   Posted Mon September 24, 2018
I am so sorry for the loss of your Mother. You are in my thoughts. She will forever be in your heart and the memories cherished even greater than before.