John Lester Lynn Jr., 87, of Thomasville died Jan. 2, 2013 at Jackson Health Care Facility .
He was born Jan. 23, 1925 in Ellabelle, GA. He was a retired general manager with Scotch Lumber Company and had worked a 40-year career in the forest products industry. He was a World War II Veteran having received a bronze star and a purple heart.
Survivors include one son, Wendell R. Lynn; and a dear friend, Roy Atchison.
A graveside service was Jan. 4 at 2 p.m. in the Choctaw Corner Cemetery in Thomasville with Rev. Wilton Bennett officiating.
Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.
O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.