Originally created 03/11/01

Mr. John Lunceford



LINCOLNTON, GA-John Webb Lunceford, 92, of Hwy 220 W., died March 10 at his residence. Funeral services will be held Monday, March 12, 2001 at 3 PM. at St. Paul United Methodist Church with Rev. David Jenkins officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Mr.. Lunceford was born in Wilkes County but had lived in Lincoln County most of his life. He was a retired civil service worker having worked at Ft. Gordon for 20 years. He was a veteran of WWII. He served in the South Pacific in the Navy Sea Bees. He was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church where he had served as Sunday School Teacher, Superintendent, and Lay Speaker and various other offices. He was a 50 year member of Lincolnton #354 F&AM. Survivors, daughters, Mary Carol Lunceford, Augusta and Jane Gnann, Springfield, Ga.; sister, Mary Pearl Gunter, Washington; grandsons, John Gnann and Sidney Gnann; caretakers, Shirley and Leonard Murray. Memorials to the United Methodist Childrens Home, Decatur, GA. Visitation 7pm-9pm Sunday evening at Beggs Funeral Home, Lincolnton.