Graveside services for Margaret Maxine Jones Lang will be held today at 12 p.m., at Magnolia Cemetery, with Dr. Larry Hilliard officiating. Robert Barham Family Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Mrs.Lang, 89, of Meridian, died Monday, March 25, 2013, at Rush Hospital. Originally from Bienville, La., she worked as a court reporter for the Lauderdale County Judicial System and was a long-time member of Poplar Springs Drive United Methodist Church.
Survivors include her husband, C.A. “Skeeter” Lang; two daughters, Dianne Lang and Sylvia Autry; son-in-law, Jim Autry; six grandchildren: Teresa Simmons Bliss, Shawn Simmons, Bill Autry, Andy Autry, Katie Autry, and eleven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Henry Jones; two brothers, three sisters and a son, Charles Dale Lang.
Pallbearers will be her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Visitation will precede the graveside service from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home.