LaVerne E. Massie
94, died Tuesday, August 12, 2014 in Corning, CA of natural causes. Born in Muldrow, OK, she grew up in Redlands, CA where she lived for 90 years. She graduated from Redlands High School in 1937and worked for several years as an assistant in medical and optometry offices. She was a long-time member of Temple Baptist Church (now Pathways).
She was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Carl W. Massie, and her daughter, Linda S. Duke. Survivors include her son, Don C. Massie (wife Connie) Corning, CA; three grandsons, Don C. Massie, Jr. (Morgan) Reno, NV, Jeremiah B. Massie (Ana) Morro Bay, CA; Jeffery C. Duke (Michele) Howell, MI, and six great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services will be Monday, August 25, 2014, 11:00 a.m. at Valley View Chapel, Montecito Memorial Park, 3520 E. Washington St., Colton, CA