John Lester Lynn, Jr., 87, of Thomasville, died Wednesday, 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. Lynn was a World War II Veteran, having received a Bronze Star and a Purple Heart.
He is survived by his son, Wendell R. Lynn and dear friend, Roy Atchison.
Graveside services were Friday, Jan. 4 at Choctaw Corner Cemetery with Rev. Wilson Bennett officiating and O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home directing.
Condolences may be offered at www.obrantchapelfh.com.