Ms. Mary Kathryn Malcom Vining, 80, of Tifton, passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2022 at her residence.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, August 17, 2022 in the chapel of Albritton Funeral Directors with Rev. Landon Alberson officiating. Interment will follow at Tift Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 9:30 to 10:30 A.M. at the funeral home before the service.
Jamie Hersey, Michael Perlis, Ben Tanner, Ross Parrish, Matt Jones and Rodney Patterson will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be past and present employees of APB.
Ms. Vining was born December 17, 1941 in Tift County to the late Noel Malcom and Essie LeSueur Malcom. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by the love of her life, Ellis Brown, her sister and brother-in-law, Merle and Franklin Tanner and her brother, Bobby Malcom. Ms. Vining was a member of the First United Methodist Church of TyTy and was retired from Allen, Pritchett and Bassett as a receptionist for forty-seven years. She was a very independent and self-determined lady. Ms. Vining was kind hearted and good Momma who loved her family and friends, along with her work family.
Ms. Vining is survived by her daughters and son-in-law, Melody “Jocy” Williams and Jamie Hersey of Douglas and Mary and Michael Perlis of Tifton; her grandson, Bryson Williams of Valdosta and her sister-in-law, Charlene Malcom of TyTy.
Special thanks to her wonderful caregivers, Yolanda and Rendal Harper, Hazel Harris, Reginald Foster, Charlene Beauford, Teresa and Rodney Patterson, Abide Home Care especially Courtney Hill and Homestead Hospice.
Flowers accepted or donations may be made to Tift Regional Hospital Foundation, PO Box 747, Tifton, Ga. 31793.
Albritton Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.