John Thomas Lane, 87, of Bragg City, Mo., died Monday, Feb. 14, 2005, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Mo.
Born Feb. 18, 1917, in Hard Money, Ky. he was the son of the late Thomas Bluford and Nell Webb Lane.
On March 5, 1950, he married Bonnie Kathryn Broyles, who survives of the home.
Survivors also include five children, Peggy Phelps and Janie Lane, both of Bristol, Va., Jay T. and Timothy Lane, both of Lakeland, Fla. and Frankie Lane, of Hayti; one brother, Joe Lane, of California; one sister, Murrell Pleasant, of Memphis, Tenn.; 13 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 19, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness in Caruthersville, Mo. with Morris Phillips officiating.
John W. German Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.