ALBANY -- Michael Lance Bishop, 22, of Albany, GA died July 7, 2013. Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Mathews Funeral Home. Rev. Ken Chancellor will officiate. Interment will follow in Floral Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Lance was a lifelong resident of Albany, GA and was employed with Wal-Mart in the garden center. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Homer Lasseter and Jack Parker.

Survivors include his fiancee, Morgan Green, Leesburg, GA, his paternal grandmother, Irene M. Lasseter, Albany, GA, his maternal grandmother, Frances Parker, Albany, GA, his father, David Bishop, Sr., Albany, GA, his mother, Ginny Bishop, Leesburg, GA, a brother, David Bishop, Jr., Albany, GA, a sister, Jessica Hunt, Wink, TX.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Wednesday at Mathews Funeral Home.

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Mathews Funeral Home

Albany 229/435-5657