Gladys Mary Lamb Lake, 90, of Columbia, Tenn. went home to Jesus on Dec. 16, 2018. She was a bright light in this world and to know her was to love her.
Gladys was born in Northfield, N.J. She and husband Les retired from Acme Vial and traveled for 10 years before settling in Columbia, Tenn. Gladys was a member of the Lake Family Historical Association and Servants Heart Worship Center in Columbia. Her memoirs can be read at www.gladyslake.com.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leslie T. Lake and parents, Frank T. Lamb and Bertha Susan Banning Lamb.
She leaves behind her sons, Thomas W. Lake (Ronnie), and Douglas M. Lake (Rhonda Williams) both of Texas; daughters, Leslie E. Orman (Tom) of Ariz., and Mary E. Mefferd (Paul) and Wendy S. Huffman (Bill Spalthoff) both of Tenn.; brother, Herman Lamb (Marcella) of N.C.; sister, Heather Holland of Ariz.; and she was blessed by over 100 descendants whom she loved dearly.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018 at the Servants Heart Worship Center, 2325 Nashville Hwy, Columbia, TN, with Pastor Rob Johnson officiating. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the church and a burial following at Spring Hill Memorial Park. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Gladys Lake Memorial Fund in care of Spring Hill Memorial Park and Funeral Home 931-486-0059 www.springhill-memorial.com.