Marjorie (Laing) BangsJune 2, 1916 ~ January 19, 2018 (age 101)
Marjorie Laing Bangs, 101, died on January 19.
Mrs. Bangs was born on June 2, 1916 in Terrell County, Georgia, daughter to the late Roger Laing and the late Agnes Brim Laing.
After the death of her parents she was cared for by her aunt, Winifred Brim Godwin, and her uncle, Clair A. Godwin. She graduated from Terrell High School and attended Huntington College in Montgomery, Alabama. She worked in social services until her marriage to the late James E. Bangs. They lived briefly in Beaumont, Texas before returning to Terrell County, living and working their farm and hunting business.
Survivors include her son, Kenneth Gregory Bangs and his wife, Tana Kemph Bangs; daughter, Candyce A. Bangs; daughter, Sharon B. Phillips, and her husband, Ralph L. Phillips; son, Roger Edwin Bangs; her grandchildren: Schelly Bangs Murray, James Andrew Bangs, Kenneth Gregory Bangs, III, Ria A. Berns, William Lance Cannon, Ryan Stephen Cannon, and Hunter Joel Bangs. She has 12 great-grandchildren.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
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