Cora Mae Cricket Salter

March 5, 1940 ~ June 20, 2020 (age 80)

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Taylor Funeral Home of Louisville announces the death and funeral services as a courtesy for the family of Mrs. Cora Mae “Cricket” Lamb Coursey Salter, age 80, of Louisville, GA, who died Saturday, June 20, 2020, at her residence.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, June 22, 2020 at 10:00 AM at Calvary United Methodist Church with Rev. Nick Hazelton officiating and Rev. Ray Jenkins assisting.

Please be aware that social distancing is still recommended by the CDC and it is our wishes that everyone stay healthy and safe. CDC guidelines will be observed, please feel free to wear a mask if necessary. Interment will follow in the Sardis Cemetery. The family will receive friends in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel on Sunday, June 21, 2020 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Pallbearers will be Charles Flanders, Wade Bedingfield, Randall Kersey, Russell Moore, Bill Smith, Brent Ross, Tommy Lamb, and Frank Wimberly.

Mrs. Coursey was born March 5, 1940 in Summertown, Emanuel County, GA to the late Thomas Burnell and Geneva Whitehead Lamb. She enjoyed puzzles, cross stitching, camping, and traveling. She traveled to many places. She was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church and the nursery keeper. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her first husband, George Coursey, second husband, Charles Salter, brothers, George Herald Lamb, Samuel Mckinley Lamb, and Roy Perry Lamb.

Survivors Include: Sons: Jeffrey Wayne Coursey of Dellwood, GA and Thomas Lewis Coursey (Myra) of Newnan, GA Sister: Ruby Fagler of Dellwood, GA Brother: Herschell Thomas Lamb of Pfafftown, NC Granddaughter: Jessica GeorgeAnn Coursey of Tulsa, OK.

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Memorial contributions may be made to Lamb’s Chapel Cemetery Fund, c/o Connie Upton, P.O. Box 816, Wadley, GA 30477, Calvary United Methodist Church Children’s Program, P.O. Box 683, Swainsboro, GA 30401, and the American Cancer Society, 515 Denmark St. Suite 500, Statesboro, GA 30458. Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements for the funeral of Mrs. Cora Mae “Cricket” Lamb Coursey Salter of Louisville, GA

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