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Mark C. Lanning

July 27, 1932 - May 13, 2019

Mark Clifton Lanning, 86 of Hendersonville went to be with the Lord Monday, May 13, 2019. He was the son of the late Hilliard and Marie Lanning. He was also preceded in death by his siblings, Evelyn Moore, Hilda Yarborough and Lucille Crawford.
Mark worked in transportation and farming most of his life. He was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church.
He is survived by his loving wife of 68 years, Alma Joan Gillespie Lanning; daughter, Deborah Lanning Morgan and her husband, Timothy; sister, Vera “Tootsie” Hendrix; sister-in-law and friend, Saundra Patterson; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be at 2:pm Thursday, May 16, 2019 in the Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Carl Connelly will officiate. Burial will follow the service at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 1-2:00pm at Forest Lawn. Memorials may be made to Four Seasons Compassion for Life, 571 S. Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731.
The family would like to express their sincere thanks to the staff at Sunnybrook and Four Seasons Hospice.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019

Time: 1:00 pm

Location:

Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel

538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792


Service Information

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019

Time: 2:00 pm

Location:

Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel

538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792


Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019

Location:

Mt. Gilead Baptist Church

56 Mt. Gilead Church Road
Mills River, NC 28759


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