Originally created 08/16/98

Mrs. Lannie Vinson



Mrs. Lannie "Big Mama" Vinson, of 1637 Hester St., died Wednesday, Aug. 12, 1998, at Medical College of Georgia Hospital.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. today at Gardner Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Rufus Copeland officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Vinson's family said she was an inspiration to all who knew her.

Survivors include three sons, Walter Vinson, Jimmy Vinson and Louis Vinson, all of Augusta; a brother, Clyde Hall, Statesboro, Ga.; three sisters, Eva Mae Harris and Robin Turner, both of Lincolnton, Ga., and Martha Vinson, Augusta; and 14 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Peoples Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.