Obituary of William Lazarus from Valdosta Daily Times (Georgia) in 1965

header of obituary from newspaper Obituary for William Lazarus of Valdosta, Georgia from 1965.


"William Lazarus", obituary, 26 Mar 1965 (Friday), page 8, col. 7; Valdosta Daily Times, newspaper; Lowndes, Georgia, United States; microfilm at Valdosta Lowndes County Library.

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William Lazarus, 89 [born about 1876], died Thursday [25 Mar] night in a local nursing home after a long illness.

He was a member of the Hebrew Congregation [later known as Temple Israel] and was born in Lithuania but lived most of his life in Adel [Georgia].

Survivors include

  • his wife;
  • two sons,
    1. Jack Lazarus of Miami, Fla.,
    2. and David Lazarus of Charlotte, N. C.;
  • two sisters,
    1. Mrs. Max Bohrman of Lake City, Fla., and
    2. Mrs. Will Rosenberg of Jacksonville, Fla.

Funeral services were held this afternoon [26 Mar] at McGowan Funeral Home [308 N. Patterson Street, Valdosta]. Burial was at Sunset Hill Cemetery [Valdosta].