Lankford, Jimmy Don

Friday, January 4, 2013

Jimmy Don Lankford, 70, of Chattanooga, died on Friday, January 4, 2013 at his earthly home. 

He was a member of Lupton Drive Baptist Church.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, Jan. 6, from 2-8 p.m. and on Monday from 12–8 p.m. and on Tuesday up to the hour of service at the funeral home, or you may visit the online guest book at www.turnerfamilyfuneralhome.com

The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 8, at 12:30 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with the Reverend Randy Bell officiating. Interment will follow in the Chattanooga National Cemetery with military honors. Serving as pallbearers will be his nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Lupton Drive Baptist Church, 859 Lupton Dr., Chattanooga, Tn 37415.

Arrangements are by Turner Funeral Home, Inc., Highway 58 Chapel, 622-3171.    


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