Wiley Lancaster

Died: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Nov. 16, 2018
Location: Wards Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Nov. 17, 2018
Location: Belmont Baptist Church

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Funeral services will be held Saturday November 17, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Belmont Baptist Church for Wiley Kennedy Lancaster, 88, of Gainesville. Rev. Bill Compton will officiate. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Mr. Lancaster passed away November 14, 2018.

A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Lancaster was a member of Belmont Baptist Church, where he served as Deacon and Song Director. He was also a member of the Johnny Hill Masonic Lodge. Mr. Lancaster was the son of late, James Walter and Lena Cleveland (Braselton) Lancaster. He was preceded in death by his wife, Hazel Payne Lancaster

Survivors include, son,  Mark Kennedy Lancaster ; daughter and son in law, Cindy and  Douglas Morrow; grandchildren, John Douglas Morrow, Ellie Rebecca Lancaster Greer, Julie Anna Morrow Day, Lena Katherine Lancaster Fiskness; great grandchildren, Ezekiel “Zeke” Martin Fiskness, Kaia Grace Fiskness, Livi Kate Fiskness, Jude Martin Fiskness, Titus Martin Fiskness, Reed Owen Greer, Baylor Rose Greer, Scout Benjamin Greer, Benjamin James Morrow, Caleb Kennedy Morrow, Addison Elizabeth Morrow, Callie Emiline Day and Laura Allison Day; sisters, Lora Lee Lancaster Blasingame and Ruth Virginia Lancaster Cook.

Mr. Lancaster was also preceded in death by brothers, James Walter Lancaster, Jr., Josephas Jackson Lancaster and sister, Frances Jane Lancaster Bailes.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Belmont Baptist Church Building Fund, care of Church Treasure Amber Evans, 4669 Countryside Drive, Flowery Branch, GA. 30542. Online condolences may be made to wardsfh.com Ward’s Funeral Home, 758 Main Street, Gainesville, GA. 30501.

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Jan Cornelius
   Posted Thu November 15, 2018
Such a sweet and precious man who will be missed by many. Thoughts and prayers for the family

Cindy Eberhart Duncan
   Posted Fri November 16, 2018
Cindy, you and all your family are in my thoughts and prayers! Sending you a big hug!

Justin Holden
   Posted Fri November 16, 2018
I pray for God to pour out His peace that surpasses all understanding unto the family and for Him to send His angels to minister and heal all. From everything that I have heard, he ran a good race and he has now crossed the finish line. No more tears, no more loss, only victory!

Martha McBrayer , Darren, Marybeth and Greg
   Posted Sat November 17, 2018
Love and prayers for all the family. So many sweet singing memories of Wiley and Hazel. I know they are singing in the Heavenly choir. Heaven is getting sweeter all the time. We love your family!

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