Originally created 11/05/99

Mr. Joe Lazenby



THOMSON -- Mr. Joe David "Tiger Joe" Lazenby, 57, of Dallas Drive, died Friday, Oct. 29, 1999, at McDuffie County Hospital.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. A.M. Royal officiating. Burial will be in the Lazenby family cemetery.

Mr. Lazenby, a native of McDuffie County, was a brick mason assistant.

Survivors include a son, Bryant Atkins, Thomson; two daughters, Mary D. Lazenby, Decatur, and Terikilas L. Atkins, Thomson; a stepson, Eddie Lazenby, Atlanta; four stepdaughters, Lillie A. Reese, and Ophelia Lazenby, both of Atlanta, and Rose M. Robbins and Cathy Evans, both of Greensboro; five brothers, Bill Lazenby, Atlanta, and Hubert Lazenby, Joseph Lazenby, Peter Lazenby Jr., and Howard Lazenby Sr., all of Thomson; and a grandchild and several step-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be his nephews.

Friends may call at the residence of Ernestine Lazenby, 1188 Harrison Drive, Thomson.

The family will receive friends in the church annex after the burial.

Thomson Funeral System is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 5, 1999