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Ms. Lavon Palmer

Ms. Lavon Palmer

Ms. Lavon “Von” Palmer, age 85, of Mt. Vernon, died Wednesday, May 25, 2022, at Community Hospice after a brief illness. She was born in Atlanta, and lived in Waycross and Jacksonville, Florida, but most of her life she lived in the Kibbee Community and Mt. Vernon. She was preceded in death by her husband, Burnard Palmer; her parents, Jesse James Stone and Blanche Idell Harrelson Stone; 5 siblings, Bill, Buddy, Monroe, Jackie and Bobbie Jean.

She loved genealogy and coauthored books, among those being the invaluable cemetery books she coauthored with Mose Coleman. She retired from Coleman Sales after many years. She attended Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, was active in the “Bag Ladies Ministry” and was a member of the Women of the Moose #1511. She is survived by 3 children, Eddie Lee Palmer and wife Esther of Jacksonville, North Carolina, Sherry Palmer Ott and husband Randy of Vidalia, and William Burnard Palmer, Jr. and wife Lisa of Kibbee; grandchildren, Courtney, Kristin, Lindsey, Stacey, John, Amanda, Tonya, Nicole and Matt; 14 greatgrandchildren; and her best friend, Leslie Sager.

The graveside funeral service was Saturday, May 28, 2022, at 4:00 p.m. at Pinecrest Cemetery with Reverend Karl Hay officiating.

Ronald V. Hall


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