Josephine Long Starnes, age 87 of Snellville, Georgia, departed this life on Thursday, July 19, 2012. She is survived by her daughter and son in law, Lisa and Jay McClellan, son and daughter in law, Larry and Amanda Starnes, grandson, Ian McClellan, several nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband of 41 years, Joe Starnes, parents, Cecil and Bunnie Long.
Josephine was born in Little Mountain, SC. She retired with over 20 years service with C&S Bank in Columbia, SC. She was a member of the Snellville First Baptist Church; she was in the Phebean Sunday School Class and also a member of the Senior Choir. Josephine also loved quilting.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Josephine will be at 2:30pm on July 24, at Snellville First Baptist Church. The family will receive friends at the service. Interment will be in the Mt. Tabor Lutheran Church, Little Mountain, SC. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Salvation Army or Snellville First Baptist Church. Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.wagesfuneralhome.com Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200.