SYLVESTER -- Mrs. Lorene Aultman Fambro, 93, of Sylvester died Wednesday March 28, 2012 at Pine Shadows Retirement Manor.
The funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday March 31, 2012 at Poulan Baptist Church with interment to follow in the Hillcrest Cemetery with Rev. Paul Weaver, Rev. Bill Barksdale, Rev. Terry Sinyard and Rev. Mike DeLoach officiating.
Mrs. Fambro was born on October 9, 1918 to the late William Henry and Fannie Gray Aultman in Worth County. She was married to Clarence E. Fambro for 47 years until his death September 1, 1988. For Mrs. Fambro, Worth County was always "HOME" even though she worked and lived sometimes in other places. She was a welder in the shipyard in Brunswick, GA during World War II and worked for Callaway Mills in Manchester, GA for a number of years before moving back home to work for Coats & Clark as a weaver. She retired from the Jamesville, NC Plant in 1981 and moved back home. She was devoted to her family and her church. She was a member of Poulan Baptist Church where she sang in the choir for many years. Gospel Music was a lifelong love for her.
Survivors include her 4 children; Runell F. Bouchard (Don) of Sylvester, Gloria Fambro of Augusta, GA, Harold Fambro (Kathy) of Nashville, TN, George "Tony" Fambro (Darlene) of Isabella; 5 grandchildren, Yvette B. Spurlin (Chuck) of Dacula, GA, Suzanne B. Grantham (George) of Madison, GA, Michelle B. Whitten (Kebo) of Hoschton, GA, Kelly F. Saffell (Aron) of Prosper, TX, Heather F. Young (Bobby) of Nashville, TN; 11 great-grandchildren: Tucker Spurlin , Jordan Spurlin, Alex Whitten, Mallory Whitten, Morgan Saffell, Cory Saffell, April Grantham, Jenna Grantham, Joshua Cuevas, Caleb Young, Addie Young; 1 brother, Lynwood Aultman of Illinois; 2 sisters, Maurice Shearer of Atlanta, Ilone Hufstetler of Sylvester, and a host of nieces and nephews that their "Hugging Aunt" loved very much along with her many special friends.
In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Fambro was preceded in death by her granddaughter Rose Marie Bouchard; brothers, Julius, Leon, Joe, I.M. "Bud", W. H., Jr. Aultman; sisters, Gertrude Chestnut, Gladys Jennings, Mae Phillips, Fannie Mae Smith and Minnie Lee Page.
The family wishes to thank the special people of Southern Care Hospice, Pine Shadows Retirement Manor, Phoebe-Worth Hospital and Dr. Chhina for the loving care extended to us at this time.
Family will receive friends Friday (TODAY) from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Banks Funeral Home.
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