Mrs. Lambert was born in Carroll County on October 7, 1915, the daughter of the late Maude Ruth Harwell and Jeff Joseph Harwell.
Mildred held the title of Miss Carrollton in 1933. Mrs. Lambert was a member of the Carrollton First United Methodist Church serving in many capacities. She was a longtime member of the Allie Belle Sunday School Class and Eastern Star. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Mrs. Lambert had a special talent for encouraging others and made regular visits to hospitals and nursing homes.
Surviving are her daughters and sons-in-law, Gwen L. and Jim Wilson of Rydal, Ga., Judy L. and E.W. (Dubba) Schulenburg of Carrollton, Ga.; her grandchildren, Gregory Hyatt and Leanna Schulenburg, Jeffrey Ernest and Elena Schulenburg of Carrollton, Ga., Bethany (Wilson) and Kevin Latta of Cartersville, Ga., and Daniel Wilson of Rydal, Ga.; sister-in-law, June Harwell Dudrow of Fayetteville, Ga.; brother-in-law, Carl Marlow of Carrollton; great-grandchildren, Lilly and Wright Schulenburg and Anna and Landon Schulenburg, all of Carrollton, and a number of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Maude Ruth Harwell and Jeff Joseph Harwell; husband of 60 years, Hyatt H. Lambert; brothers, Jeff Harwell, Guy Harwell; sisters, Mable Harwell Taylor and Margaret Harwell Marlow.
Funeral service will be conducted Tuesday, May 25, 2010, at 12 noon from the chapel of Almon Funeral Home with Rev. Karla Otroszko and Dr. Bill Holt officiating. Music will be by Mark Barnes.
The family will receive friends from 10 to 12 noon.
Pallbearers will be Mike Taylor, Andy Taylor, Daniel Wilson, Rusty Lambert, Chuck Lambert, Jay Lambert, and Kevin Latta.
Interment will be in Carroll Memory Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Carrollton First United Methodist Church, 206 Newnan Street, Carrollton, GA 30117.
Messages of condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.almonfuneralhome.com.
Almon Funeral Home of Carrollton.