AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Marjorie Timmerman Lane, 84, died Saturday, October 9th at her residence. Funeral services will be held Thursday, October 14th at 11 a.m. at Double Branches Baptist Church with Rev. Jerry Wilson officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Mrs. Lane, daughter of the late James B. and Jewell Norvell Timmerman, was born in Columbia County, lived in Lincoln County and attended Lincolnton High School. In 1942, she married Thomas Lane and in 1955 they moved to Augusta. During which time, she was employed by St. Joseph Hospital and assumed the position of Chief Dietician where she retired after over 25 years of service. The Lane's were members of Southside Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Thomas W. Lane; Son: James C. Lane and wife, Colleen, of Johnston, SC; Daughter: Denise Purvis, and husband, Jay of Waynesboro; Brother: James "Ben" Timmerman, Lincolnton; Sister: Carolyn DeLeigle, Waynesboro; 8 Grandchildren and numerous Great- grandchildren. Memorials may be made to Double Branches Baptist Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 602, Lincolnton, Ga. 30817. Please visit www.beggsfuneral home.net to sign the guestbook. Visitation from 7pm-9pm on Wednesday at Beggs Funeral Home, 200 May Ave., Lincolnton, GA 30817. (706) 359-4117.
The Augusta Chronicle-October 12, 2010