AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Monday, January 21, 2002, Mrs. Grace I. Lauthner, 102, widow of C.A. Lauthner, at Forest Lake Nursing Home. The body was donated to the Medical College of Georgia. A memorial service will be held at St. Johns United Methodist Church at 3 p.m., Thursday, January 24, 2002, Rev. Terry Phillips officiating. Mrs. Lauthner was a native of Middlesboro, Ky. and is survived by one daughter, Betty L. Murry and son-in-law, Owen J. Murry . She was a graduate of Eastern Kentucky State Teachers College. She moved to Augusta with her family in 1941. Mrs. Lauthner was active in community and church affairs where she held numerous offices in the Methodist Womens Society. She was a member of the Flower Study Club and the Philomathic Club. Friends may call at the residence of her daughter on Wednesday, January 23, 2002, between the hours of 6 and 8 p.m., 3411 Sasanqua Drive. In lieu of flowers, if so desired, memorials may be made to St. Johns United Methodist Church or SHHH Augusta Group for the Hard of Hearing, P.O. Box 14776, Augusta GA 30919.
The Augusta Chronicle January 24, 2002