Patty Spann

SYLVESTER - The funeral services for the late Mrs. Patty Spann of 752 Pine Drive, Apt. 110A, Sylvester, Georgia, who departed this life on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at her residence, will be held on Friday, May 30, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. from the Jones Chapel AME Church in Sylvester, Georgia with the Reverend Terrell Carter officiating. Burial will follow in the Shepard Memorial Garden Cemetery in Sylvester, Georgia.Mrs. Patty Span was born on June 2, 1962 in Sylvester, Georgia. She was educated in the Worth County Public School System. At an early age, Patty confessed her Faith and joined Hopewell Baptist Church in Gordy, Georgia. Patty worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant for 27 years. She leaves to cherish her memories her husband, Larry T. Span, Sr.; a son, Larry T. Span, Jr. of Albany, Georgia; a daughter, Roderika Span of Sylvester, Georgia; three grandchildren, Peyton Span of Colorado Springs, Colorado, Key’Ira Span, Christian Span, both of Sylvester, Georgia; seven sisters, Juanita (Lonnie) Peavy of Sylvester, Georgia, Julia (Victor) Wiley of Milton, Florida, Lisa (Wayne) Burrows of Atlanta, Georgia; Martha Milledge of Albany, Georgia; Mary Anderson of Albany, Georgia, Della (Stacey) Anderson-Ware of Atlanta, Georgia, and Willa Anderson of Sylvester, Georgia. two godsons, Josh Stout of Milton, Florida, and Montrel Williams of Albany, Georgia; and a host of aunts, uncles, great nephews, cousins, and loved ones.

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