COMMERCE – Opal Valerie Langston, 89, died Sunday, August 16, 2009, at BJC Nursing Home.
She was the daughter of the late Earnest and Angie Robinson Johnston and was the owner of Langston’s Dress Shop. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Commerce, a charter member of the Commerce Pilot Club, and the Harmony Grove Garden Club. Mrs. Langston was preceded in death by her husband, Norman D. Langston.
Survivors include a son, Johnny Langston, Commerce; grandsons, Brant Langston, Homer, and Jon Langston, Athens; great-grandchildren, Anne Marie Langston and Alexis Langston, both of Homer.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 18, at 4 p.m., at the chapel of Little-Ward Funeral Home with David Bowen officiating. Burial will be at Jackson Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday, August 18, from 2 to 4 p.m.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.