GUYTON - Mr. Kennith Logan Lanier Sr., 87, passed away at St. Joseph's Hospital on Sunday, April 25, 2021.
Mr. Lanier was born in Statesboro to the late Elliott and Lurline Blitch Lanier on Dec. 2, 1933. He worked for more than 44 years as a pump operator with Union Camp and liked working in his vegetable garden. He also loved woodworking.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, JoAnn McLaughlin Lanier; sister, Bobbie McClellan; and brother, Arnie C. Lanier.
Survivors include five sons, Kenny Lanier, James Curtis Lanier (Teresita), Lawrence A. Lanier (Jolene), John Randall Lanier and Andrew Lanier; one daughter, Karen Diane Lanier (Gary Moore); two brothers, Donald Lanier and Charles Lanier; nine grandchildren; and several great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
A funeral service is set Wednesday, April 28, 2021, at 2 p.m. in the Morrison Memorial Chapel. The Rev.Dan Bryant will officiate.
Burial will follow at Ash Branch Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.
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Flanders Powell Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.