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Lockie Mae Wightman


Lockie Mae Wightman, 86, of Galesburg, passed away Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at Laurels of Galesburg. She was born November 8, 1928 in Rickmond, TN the daughter of George Lester and Meikle (Livingston) Norrod. She married Robert Wightman on December 4, 1948 in Rossville, GA. Lockie worked as a Nurse's Aide for some time in TN, at Woolworth for several years when she came to Battle Creek, and then settled in as a homemaker raising her children. She loved to cook for gatherings and enjoyed quilting in her earlier years. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family.  She is survived by her husband, Robert; children, Gary (Cherry) Wightman, Robert Alan (Knickie) Wightman and Stephen (Cindie) Wightman; sister, Betty (George) McCormick; 15 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and 9 siblings.

Visitation will be held at Bachman Hebble Funeral Service on Sunday from 2:00-4:00 PM and 6:00-8:00 PM. Funeral services will be held Monday at 10:30 AM at Bachman Hebble Funeral Service with Pastor Don Barnes with Galesburg Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be at the Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta, MI. Memorial tributes may be made to the .

Arrangements by the Bachman Hebble Funeral Service, a member by invitation Selected Independent Funeral Homes. (269)965-5145  www.bachmanhebble.com 

Published in Battle Creek Enquirer on Sept. 5, 2015
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