Walter Hanson (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Walter Hanson, Jr., entered into rest on April 27, 2009 at University Hospital. He leaves to cherish his memories: a loving wife, Mattie L. Hanson; four loving and devoted children, Waltina, LaShanda, Michelle, and Michael (Nikki), all of Augusta; five grandchildren; four step-children; three sisters, Daisy Doleman, Lucy (Raymond) Patterson of Augusta, GA, and Sallie (Frank) Holmes. Jr., of Beech Island, S.C.; two brothers, Willis (Catherine) Hanson and Luther (Lena) Hanson; and a host of sister-in-laws, brother-in-laws, uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Funeral services will be conducted this Monday, May 4, 2009 at 12 noon at Faith Temple Missionary Baptist Church with Reverend Margaret Turner officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Olive Memorial Gardens. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-May 2, 2009