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Donald Bryan Lanham Sr.

June 3, 1936 ~ January 10, 2024 (age 87) 87 Years Old

Donald Lanham Sr. Obituary

Donald Bryan Lanham Sr., age 87 of Paoli, passed away January 10, 2024 at Meadow View Health Care in Salem. He was born on June 3, 1936 in Paoli to parents Cecil Lanham & Viola (Bennett) Lanham. He married Helen Beals Lanham on December 27, 1957. Donald proudly served in the United States Navy. He was retired from being a custodian for Throop Elementary School for 28 years. Donald attended the Dogwood Church in Paoli. 

Survivors include his wife - Helen Lanham of Paoli, His three daughters - Donna Lanham of Paoli, Debra Lanham of Lafayette, & Denise Lanham of Paoli. His son - Donald Bryan Lanham Jr. of Paoli. His three sisters - Rita McCullough (Albert) of Mitchell, Linda Kost of Ramsey, & Diana McCullough (Mike) of Paoli. His grandchildren - Matthew Lanham, Tiffany Thompson, & Jordan Lanham, and his great grand children - Malcolm Block, Rylee Thompson, & Stella Lanham. 

Donald was preceded in death by his brothers - Elmo, Robert, & Cecil Jr. Lanham, sisters - Maxine Simmons, Shirley Cecil, & Brenda Lanham, & granddaughter - Amy Stanfield. 

The visitation for Donald Bryan Lanham Sr. will be Friday, January 12, 2024 from 4 - 8 pm at McAdams Mortuary. The funeral will be on Saturday, January 13, 2024 at 11am at the funeral home. Bro. Randy Simmons will officiate. Cremation will follow. For condolences visit 

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January 12, 2024

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
McAdams Mortuary of Paoli

Funeral Service
January 13, 2024

11:00 AM
McAdams Mortuary of Paoli


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