Harvard Business School Appoints Terrill L. Drake Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Harvard Business School Appoints Terrill L. Drake Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Attention LDLM Family and Friends, please join us in celebration of our very own Terrill Drake on his new appointment to the Harvard Business School. Terill will assume the new role as the Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer. We encourage you to visit the links below, to learn more about Terrill and his new role. […]

Pastor James Lane, Sr

Pastor James Lane, Sr

ANNOUNCING THE HOMEGOING CELEBRATION FOR PASTOR JAMES LANE, SR.          It is with regret that we announce the passing of Pastor James Lane, Sr. who turned 96 years old on April 23rd.  He was the son of the late Mr. Peter Lane and Mrs. Martha Moore.  He was a native of Indian […]

Homegoing Announcement: Helen Marie Burwell

Homegoing Announcement: Helen Marie Burwell

May 9, 1926 – June 19, 2021 View Funeral Service at the link below, or visit the LDLM Family Facebook Page. Mother Helen Marie Drake Burwell passed away on Saturday, June 19, 2021 at the age of 95. She was the widow of Willie Burwell, the daughter of John Amos Drake and Bessie Lightfoot Drake Lane. She […]

East Cemetery Fundraiser

East Cemetery Fundraiser

Thank you to our recent donors for helping us reach nearly 20% of our goal. There is still time to donate. Donate today through June 30, 2021. See details below. Dear Family and Friends, We write this letter as a special appeal for funds for the East Cemetery.   There is a dire need for funds […]

Happy 103rd Birthday, John Drake Sr.

Happy 103rd Birthday, John Drake Sr.

Please join us in wishing John Drake, Sr. a very happy and blessed birthday. Everyone is invited to the virtual ‘Celebration of 103 years’ this Saturday at 5pm Central. Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/86948548497?pwd=SncyU3ZHem4yWUtrV3NEdTlaSHowdz09 Meeting ID: 869 4854 8497Passcode: 848674One tap mobile+13017158592,,86948548497#,,,,*848674# US (Washington DC)+13126266799,,86948548497#,,,,*848674# US (Chicago)

Homegoing Announcement: Leonard A. Scruggs, Sr.

Homegoing Announcement: Leonard A. Scruggs, Sr.

        It is with regret that we announce the passing of Leonard Alton Scruggs, Sr., oldest son of the late Moses and Hazel Drake Scruggs and the oldest grandchild of the late Bessie Lightfoot Drake Lane – “Ma Bessie” – a title he was so proud to wear!  Leonard was born on Monday, July 5, […]

Homegoing Announcement: William Lane

Homegoing Announcement: William Lane

Thursday, February 19, 1953 – Friday, December 18, 2020 It is with regret that we announce the passing of William Earl Lane, son of the late Reverend Charles Paul Lane, Sr. and Mrs. Georgie Moore Lane.          William was a product of the Madison County School System.  After having graduated from the Sparkman High School […]

Homegoing Announcement: Myranda Denise Crutcher Lloyd

Homegoing Announcement: Myranda Denise Crutcher Lloyd

November 25, 1955 -September 9, 2020 Funeral Service stream: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1JHZztNUJbYXMrw6_aigjI7G3TAfaoP5F/view?usp=sharing      It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Myranda Denice Crutcher Lloyd (affectionately called ‘Niecy’).   She was the baby girl of William Henry and Clara Drake Crutcher.  When the Crutcher children were young, their mother annually brought the whole clan to […]

Homegoing Announcement: Reletha Moch

Homegoing Announcement: Reletha Moch

The LDLM Family has lost an extended member of the family, Mrs. Reletha Moch.  She came to the family thru Ellen Walton. Reletha was a friend of a neighbor and grew to become a good friend of Ellen. She came to love the twins and said she was their sister by another mother.  It is […]

Homegoing Announcement: Agnes Johnson

Homegoing Announcement: Agnes Johnson

We regret to announce the passing of Deaconess Agnes Maxine Parker Johnson.  Graveside service will be held on Sunday, August 9, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. with Anniston Funeral Services (located at 630 S. Wilmer Avenue, Anniston, AL 36201) in charge of arrangements.  The phone number at the funeral home is (256) 236-0319. Maxine is the wife […]