2013-09-12 / Obituaries


Walter Gray Dement, 79, of Thomasville died Sept. 3, 2013 at his residence.

He was born July 10, 1934 in Thomasville. He was a member of the Grove Hill Methodist Protestant Church. He was a former brick mason.

Survivors include his wife, Clydie Mae Dement, Thomasville; two sons, Calvin Richard Dement, Walter Glenn Dement, both of Thomasville; two daughters, Elizabeth Ann Morgan, Peggy Darlene Blevins, both of Thomasville; one brother, Leo Dement, Semmes; two sisters, Barbara Ann Lynn, Martha Alice Shoemaker, both of Thomasville; 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren.

The service was Sept. 5 at 11 a.m. at O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home with Revs. Benny Crawford and Harold Jackson officiating. Burial was in the Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Grove Hill.

Active pallbearers were Greg Dement, Ricky Dement, Bobby Joe Lynn, Benny Johnston, Bobby Johnston and Chris Gaddy.

Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.

O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed. (34-1tp)

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