Dr. Jennifer Waynette Landrum, 45, entered into rest October 13, 2018.
Dr. Landrum was a lifelong resident of Gibson, Georgia. After graduating from Glascock County High School, she attended Georgia College and State University and Valdosta State University earning a BSED Degree, Augusta State University earning a MA Degree in Administration/Supervision, and the University of Georgia earning a Doctorate Degree in Administration/Leadership. She also held a Georgia Real Estate Commission Brokers license and an inactive Georgia Auctioneer's Commission license. She was an entrepreneur in Sales, Marketing, and Consulting. Dr. Landrum had extensive training in technology and was a multiple presenter at universities. She had worked for multiple school systems in Georgia as an administrator for state, federal, and local programs in addition to teaching. Dr. Landrum was currently a Special Needs Educator with the McDuffie County Board of Education. She was a devoted educator, inspiring her students and colleagues. A favorite philosophy "you cannot lead from behind" marked her career. She was an outgoing person, loving life, her children, her parents, her family, friends, and would never back down from a challenge (in fact she sought challenges). She loved travelling, good food, and meeting new friends. Dr. Landrum was a member of Magnolia Baptist Church.
Survivors include her son, Grant Hadden; daughter, Macy Alexis Hadden; parents, Wayne and Carol Ann Landrum; and sisters, Rhonda Wren (Don), Melissa Landrum, and Denise L. Dallas (Buddy).
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the Beggs Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Gary Hadden, Rev. Billy Duggan and Rev. Dean Watson officiating. Interment will follow at Magnolia Baptist Cemetery, Glascock County, GA.
The family will receive friends from 10 until 11 a.m. , Saturday prior to the service at the funeral home.
Beggs Funeral Home, 799 Cobbham Rd., Thomson, Georgia is honored to serve the Landrum family.