Verna Mae Woo Sang Wong (EVANS, Ga.)

EVANS, Ga. - Verna Mae "Mary" Woo Sang Wong, 88, born May 9, 1922 in Ashland, KY went to be with the Lord on August 8, 2010 at Select Specialty Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, August 14, 2010 at Platt's Funeral Home Belair Rd. chapel with Dr. Greg DeLoach officiating. Interment will follow at Westover Memorial Park. She is survived by her children, Kenneth Wong of Deland, FL, Judith (Tommy) Loo of Lilburn, GA, Peggy Wong of Evans, GA, and Jimmy Wong of Martinez, GA, two grandchildren, Jennifer and Alan Loo of Lilburn, GA, brother, Henry (Lois) Woo Sang, sister, Lolly (George) Leong of Louisville, KY, brother in law, Fulton Yee of Henderson, NV, 10 nephews and nieces. Mary was preceded in death by her husband, the late Bot Lee Wong, her parents, the late Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Woo Sang, her brother, the late William Woo Sang, and sister, the late Lucy Yee. The family would especially like to thank the staff at MCG and Select Specialty Hospital, whose compassion, care, and personal attention made her life better. The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Friday, August 13, 2010 at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Gene Tom, Gary Tom, Grant Loo, Gee Ping Loo, Dennis Lam, and Jimmy Loo. If so desired, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 3500 Walton Way, Augusta, GA, 30909 or the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association, 548 Walker St., Augusta, GA, 30901 or Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation P.O. Box 96070, Washington, D.C. 20077-7000. Please sign the guestbook and send condolences at Platt's Funeral Home 337 N. Belair Rd. Evans, GA 30809 Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-August 12, 2010