James David Lashley
December 26, 1964 – January 12, 2021
Funeral services for James David Lashley, 56, of Thomasville, GA, are on Thursday, January 14, 2021, at Eastside Baptist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Andrew Donaldson will officiate. Mr. Lashley passed away at Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville, GA, on Tuesday, January 12, 2021.
Mr. Lashley was born on December 26, 1964, in Cairo, GA, to the late J. C. Lashley and Margie Faye Merrit Brownlow. He worked as a welder and in construction. He was of the Christian faith. He was a devoted member of AA in Cairo, GA, and helped as many people as he was allowed. James was a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother. He always had a smile on his face and would go the extra mile for everyone around him. He had a way of making people smile and laugh. Many of his friends called him “Flash.” James was one of a kind.
Survivors include: his wife, Jean Lashley of Thomasville, GA; children, Amanda Rojo (Marco) of Moultrie, GA, Kristin Lashley of Moultrie, GA, Daniel Lashley (Brittany) of Thomasville, GA; grandchildren, Josh, Kaysha, Ava, Lucero, Rhylee, JC, Angel, Blaine, Kota, Raeleigh; brother, Rodney Lashley (Ashley) of Cairo, GA; his stepfather, Warren Brownlow of Cairo, GA; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, J.C. Lashley and his mother, Margie Brownlow.
Memorials may be made in Mr. Lashley’s memory to: Alcoholics Anonymous-Cairo Group, 3351 US Highway 84 E, Cairo, GA 39828.