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East Cemetery Fundraiser

East Cemetery Fundraiser

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 to maintain grass and upkeep.  This is the resting place of our beloved family.  These are our ancestors and thereby, our responsibility.  We are setting as our goal $5,000.  We […]

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 […]

2020 LDLM Virtual Family Reunion Wrap Up

Greetings family! As always, we pray that all is well. Thanks to those of you who participated in the 72nd Annual LDLM Family Reunion (Virtual Style). If you missed it, OMGoodness you missed a treat! Like our cousin Harriet Walton stated on her FB page, we are 72-0. Our record hasn’t been broken, even though […]

Homegoing Announcement: Deirdre Elliott

Homegoing Announcement: Deirdre Elliott

We regret to announce the passing of Ms. Deirdre Sales Elliott ( affectionately called Dee Dee). The Homegoing Celebration will be held on Friday, July 3, 2020 at 12 Noon at the Portland Memorial Baptist church in Louisville, KY with the Newcomers Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Dee Dee was the niece of Linda […]

2020 LDLM Family Reunion - July 25th

2020 LDLM Family Reunion – July 25th

Hello Family! We pray that all is well w/you and yours. As you most of you already know, due to COVID-19, the 72nd Annual LDLM Family Reunion scheduled for Oklahoma City, OK has been cancelled. We appreciate our cousin Ann Lightfoot and her daughter Jasson Osborn, for their planning efforts. Hopefully they will consider hosting […]