Jane Rising, age 85, of the
Rocky Mound Community of Macon County, departed this life on Saturday,
September 10, 2011 at The Palace Care & Rehab in Red Boiling Springs.
Memorial services for Jane Rising will be held on Friday, September 16, 2011 at
2 p.m. from the chapel of Anderson and Son Funeral Home in Lafayette with
Brother Charles Jones officiating.
In 1942, Jane married John D. Rising, who survives and lives
in the Rocky Mound Community of Macon County. At the age of 19, she traveled
from New Jersey to Berlin, Germany, just after the war, to be near her husband,
who was an Army Air Corp Pilot. To this union was born a daughter, who gave
them two grandsons. Ms. Jane was a native of Plain Field, New Jersey, the
daughter of the late Walter Merlon and Dorothy (Wright) Lambert. After
retirement as an Office Manager, she and her husband moved to Macon County. She
was a Presbyterian in belief, loved gardening, classical music and her
grandchildren were a great joy to her. She volunteered at Macon County Helps.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Robert
Lambert. In addition to her husband, she is survived by, daughter and
son-in-law, Cathie Rising-Clark and Peter Clark of Orlando, FL, grandsons,
Michael and Christopher Chiu of Orlando, FL, brother and sister-in-law, Richard
and Marianne Lambert of Atlanta, GA, nephew, Burke Lambert and niece, Anne
Trecht, both of Atlanta, GA. Anderson & Sons Funeral Home Directors in