The community of Marshallville will gather Friday to remember Mayor Adeline Felton.
Felton died Christmas Eve at age 70.
The former educator became Marshallville's mayor after the death of Bill Massee in February 2016.
Felton's funeral is set for noon Friday at St. James CME Church at 215 Railroad Street in Macon County.
Edwards Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
Family members have requested that in lieu of flowers, donations be sent to the Mrs. Adeline Felton Missionary Scholarship Fund c/o Eugene Felton, P.O. Box 357, Marshallville, GA 31057.