Wando Louis “Russ” Colombo, 91, of Jefferson, died Wednesday, December 17, 2008.
Born on June 6, 1917, in New Hampshire, he was the son of the late Batista and Lisa Colombo. He was a former Superintendent of the Jefferson City School System and was the former Principal of the Lithonia Community Schools. He was a veteran, having served during World War II.
Survivors include his wife, Clarice Dekle Colombo, Jefferson; and a daughter, Claire Colombo, Athens.
Graveside services will be held Sunday, December 28, at 2 p.m. in the Ochlochnee City Cemetery in Ochlochnee with Dr. Robert Ackerman officiating.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to the Jefferson Public Library, 379 Old Pendergrass Rd., Jefferson, Ga. 30549.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.