Demetrius Tomas Lemons, Sr., age 39, passed Wednesday, October 22, 2014.
The wake service will be held from 6:00 – 7:00 P.M. on Friday, October 31, 2014 Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel Inc, 607 Kaigler Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia.
The funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Mount Olive Baptist Church, Moody Road, Buena Vista, Georgia. Pastor Joe Oglesby will officiate. Burial will follow in the Church cemetery.
Demetrius was born June 1, 1975 to Nora N. Clark Fudge and Thomas Jefferson Lemons in Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia. He attended the public school system of Marion County and went on to receive his GED Certification. He was employed by the city of Buena Vista with the Sanitation Department, where he was Superintendent over the water and streets department.
Left to cherish his memory are his three loving and devoted children, Amanda LaTesha Thomas, Brittany Nicole Lemons, and Demetrius Tomas Lemons, Jr.; granddaughter, Kimora Naomi Thomas; his companion, Cynthia Davis, Buena Vista; his parents, Nora Ann Clark Fudge (Robert), Buena Vista, Georgia and Thomas Jefferson Lemons, Louvale, Georgia; siblings, Sharon Lemons Williams (Johnny), Buena Vista, Georgia, Antonio “Tony” Brown (Tequila), Lumpkin, Georgia, Myrtice “Peaches” Clay (Rev. Joel), Dickinson, Texas, Alma Terrell Fudge, Robert Fudge, III, Veronica Scott (Thad), and Cornelius Fudge (Debra Ann), all of Columbus, Georgia, and Antonio Fudge, Atlanta, Georgia; godsister, Syona Morton, Buena Vista, Georgia; a host of other relatives and friends.