MISS LORENE COLBERT, age 93, of Trion, Georgia passed away Sunday, September 29, 2019, in the local nursing home. A native of Trion, Georgia. She was born to the late John Franklin and Florence Atkins Colbert on February 12, 1926. Miss Colbert was a 1944 graduate of Trion High School, a member of the Trion First Baptist Church and the Lydia Sunday School Class of the Church, and a member of Mt. Vernon Quarter Century Club. She had worked for the Trion YMCA, Riegel Textile Corporation Glove, Boss Mfg, and Best Mfg. She was preceded in death by her Parents, foster parents Charles B. and Clara Bankey Allmon.
Surviving are nieces, Polly Hayes and Sylvia Starkey; great nieces and nephews, Temmy Cordle, Beverly Ford, Steven Hayes, and Kevin Hayes; 1 Great Great Niece-5 Great Great Nephews; 10 Great Great Great Nieces and Nephews and 1 Great Great Great Great Niece.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 2nd, at 2:00 P.M. from the J. D. Hill Memorial Chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home, with Rev. Casey Bramlett and Rev. Terry Shore officiating, interment in West Hill Cemetery. Active Pallbearers Dillan Ford, Butch Cordle, Jr., Donald Farmer, II, Joe Hayes, David Owens, and Brian Hardeman; Honorary Pallbearers the Lydia Sunday School Class of Trion First Baptist Church and Trion High School Class of 1944. The Family will receive friends Wednesday from 1 until 2 P.M. at the Funeral Home. At other hours the Family will be at the residence of a niece, Sylvia Starkey #642 Palm Tree Road, Trion, Georgia.
Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements for Miss Lorene Colbert.