Lilly G. Lane


Mrs. Lilly Gine Lane was born on May 31, 1957, in Detroit Michigan to Olin Sr., and Jessie May White.

Lilly attended Detroit Public Schools until the age of 13 years old. It was at this time in her life, that Lilly moved to Columbus, Ohio to live with her father and her stepmother. At the age of 16 years old, Lilly began her career at White Castle. In 1975, Lilly graduated from Eastmoor High School. Lilly attained many successes throughout her career at White Castle and became a General Manager before retiring due to health reasons.

Lilly enjoyed the love of family and friends, hosting parties and BBQ’s. Lilly especially enjoyed her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Both of Lilly’s parents and her two youngest siblings have preceded her in death, her beloved Arthur White and her beloved Edward White.

Lilly leaves to cherish her husband Garcia Lane, children Nicole Ferguson, Vashawn (Jannette) White and Iesha White, her stepmother Brenda White, her father and mother-in-laws Andrew and Barbara Lane, her sisters JoAnn White and Monica White, her brothers Olin (Charlene) White Jr., Kenneth White, Mark (Rachelle) White, her nine grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren, 13 bonus children and a host of nieces and nephews.

Please revisit this page and pray for the Lane family as they write the obituary for Lilly.

PUBLIC Visitation 12:00 PM PRIVATE Visitation 1:00 PM and Private Funeral Service 2:00 PM Saturday, July 24, 2021 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E. Livingston Ave. (one block east of Noe Bixby, turn North on Lonsdale Rd).


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Condolence Messages

  1. Sorry for your lost, may God bless you and your family.
    Much love my Buckeye brother for life.

  2. Mrs. Alice White & Dr. Brenda Williams

    Our hearts are saddened by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Mrs. Alice White and Family

  3. Family we love you all and we will continue to keep you all in our thoughts and prayers.
    Much Love, Julie Cousar, South Carolina

  4. Mary Beth Warner

    Garcia and family,
    So very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
    Mary Beth and Raub

  5. James and Marion Brown and Family

    To the White Family, all our prayers and love to you at this sad time. Hold up the light! Joy comes in the morning!

  6. Kelvin Bell sr

    Prayers and Condolences to The Lane Family!….Love Always to my Buckeye Brother 4Life!

  7. Patti Boeshansz

    Alot of special memories. So sorry for your loss. Prayers going up.

  8. Denella Stanford

    Our deepest sympathies on the loss of your loved one. May God bless you and keep you all and comfort you at this difficult time! Praying for you!
    Todd and Denella Stanford

  9. Michelle kelley

    Revelation 21:3,4 reads: “God himself will be with them. And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away.” Nicole I am sorry for your lost just know I am always here for you when u need to talk.We lost a sweet lady

  10. We would like to extend our condolences to the family. Continue to rely on God and know that he hears your prayers, because he cares for you. Truly sorry for your loss.

  11. Natalie Robbins-Foster

    Prayers and Condolence sorry for your loss.

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