Details for the service.

Please join us to celebrate the life of Melba Lee Yancey Waters on Saturday, November 23, 2013.  Due to weekend hours at the cemetery, we will have an early morning burial at 9 am at the Auburn Public Cemetery.  All are welcome to join.

We will then gather again at Lassila’s Funerals at 2:30 for a memorial service, followed by a brief reception.

Auburn Public Cemetery
1040 Collins Drive
Auburn, CA, 95603
Lassila Funeral Chapel
551 Grass Valley Hwy
Auburn, CA 95603

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Mamie’s birthday meal.

photo (5)Most recent tomato harvest.

imageWho knew she would be seeing Papa so soon after this picture was taken on October 11, 2013, on the 12th anniversary of Papa’s death.

5 responses to “Details for the service.

  1. Many thanks for keeping us “posted”, Chelsea…I have been forwarding them on to the Rollingwood Street Walkers. You have all been so in our hearts and minds and on our lips as we walk. Please give your Mom an extra hug from each of us when you get out there. Love, Martha

  2. Chelsea, These last few days have been a beautiful journey of sharing the life of a remarkable woman. All of you are so well spoken and filled with gifts only the HS could have touched. I love your Mamie and her unashamed love for The Lord. I look forward to the celebration of her life. Love you all K

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  3. Megan, Chelsea, Mrs. Thornton, Aunt Dot, and the rest of the Waters clan, We are thinking of and praying for you guys. Our hearts hurt with you. And what a gift Mamie has given us in the legacy of such beautiful children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Sending our love, Ryan and Laura

  4. Chelsea, thank you so much for the wonderful pictures. She truly enjoyed life to the fullest. I was wondering if flowers could be sent -to Dot’s house or somewhere else. I am sorry to bother you as I know you leave today. Thank you, praying for y’all love, Marcy

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  5. Travel safe, and have a wonderful celebration of her life. It puts a new meaning behind Thanksgiving next week. Virtual hugs to you all!