Lawanda Lane, 82

Lawanda Faye Lane, 82, of Wabash, Indiana, died at 1:40 am, Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, at Miller's Merry Manor East in Wabash. 

She was born Aug. 12, 1935, in Truman, Ark., to Bill and Ramie (Webb) Pickering.

Lawanda married Rev. Leroy N. Lane in Harrisburg, Ark. on Nov. 21, 1950; he died June 20, 2003.  She was a homemaker.  She was a member of the Wabash Chapel Church of God and loved reading her Bible and praying. 

She is survived by five children, Nora (Rev. Ralph) Johnson and Roy A. (Bonnie) Lane, both of Wabash, the Rev. Ron (Deb) Lane of Lagro, Lindia Nice of Marion, and Lori "Dianne" (Charles) Miller of Denver; 14 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren, and her sister, Lilly Mae Whitt of Mount Airy, N.C. 

She was also preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, one sister, two grandsons Daniel Lane and Mark Johnson, and her great grandson, Andrew Hunt.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at the Wabash Chapel Church of God, 1463 Middle St., Wabash, with the Rev. Ralph Johnson and the Rev. Ron Lane officiating.  Burial will be in Grant Memorial Park, Marion.  Friends may call 4-8pm Tuesday, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave. Wabash.

The memorial guest book for Lawanda may be signed at


Posted on 2017 Sep 05