GEORGETOWN - Velva Lyons Lanter Templeton, 97, widow of Dewey Templeton, passed away Sunday. A native of Harrison County, she was the daughter of the late Sam and Sudie Highlander Lyons and was the oldest living member of Silas Baptist Church. Survivors include five children, S. Tod (Glenna) Lanter, Peggy (George) Lanter Groves McCollins, Charles (Rose) Lanter, Wayne (Judy) Lanter and Elwood (Janice) Lanter; 14 grandchildren, 34 Great Grandchildren and 11 Great Great Grandchildren. One grandson Gee Gee Groves, four sisters, two brothers and the father of her children, E.L. Lanter, preceded her in death. Funeral services will be 1pm Wednesday at Johnson's Funeral Home by Rev. Curtis Coots with burial to follow in Jacksonville Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-8pm Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorial may be made to Silas Baptist Church, 274 Silas Road, Cynthiana, Ky. 41031.