Joanne Coward Langston, 79, passed away Friday, October 5, 2012 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland. Visitation will be Sunday, October 7, 2012, from 5:00 - 7:00 at Wright and Ferguson Funeral Home on High St. in Jackson. Graveside services will be Monday, October 8, 2012 at 11:00 at Florence Cemetery.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John Cullen Coward and Wilma Steen Coward; sister, Mary Elizabeth (Beth) Coward Farmer; and an infant son. She is survived by her husband, Hollis H. Langston, daughters: Kathy Langston Wansley of Memphis and Marsha (Larry) Lineberry of Florence; son: Hollis H. (Bubba) Langston, Jr. (Angie) of Florence; 6 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church Florence or Harrisville United Methodist Church.