Originally created 04/21/00

Mrs. Lessie McTier



WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Mrs. Lessie Mae Young McTier, 83, died Saturday, April 15, 2000, at St. Mary's Medical Center.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Harts Grove Baptist Church, Stapleton, Ga., with the Revs. Willie L. Jones and Leroy Britt officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mrs. McTier, a native of Jefferson County, Ga., was a homemaker and a member of Lofton African Methodist Episcopal Church, Wrens, Ga.

The family said, "We admired her for the love she had for her family friends and church."

Survivors include a daughter, Mary Lou Lane, Riviera Beach; a sister, Elizabeth Young, Milledgeville, Ga.; and seven grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Melvin Lane, Michael Lane, Kerry Lane, Alex Nelson, Willie Nelson Jr. and Johnny Nelson.

Friends may call at Burnett Funeral Home, Wrens.

The Augusta Chronicle April 21, 2000