Mr. Langston was born in Gordon County, on September 13, 1927, son of the late Louis T. and Lula Brown Langston. He was preceded in death two brothers, Chuck Langston and L.T. Langston.
Mr. Langston enlisted in the United States Navy on April 4, 1945 as Apprentice Seaman and retired after 20 years of service on October 31, 1964 as Chief Petty Officer. In November 1964 he began a 20 year enlistment with the US Naval Reserve having retired as Lieutenant of Department of Defense Police at the Defense General Supply Center in Richmond, Va., in 1985.
Mr. Langston is survived by his wife, Era Inez Langston of Calhoun, two step-daughters, Joyce Langston and Linda Silvers,four step-sons, Charles, Bobby, Kyle and Drew Graham, two sisters, Kay Richard and Charlotte Kausin both from Ohio and three brothers, Clarence Langston of Ohio, Hubert Langston of Florida and Bobby Joe Langston of Marietta. A host of nieces and nephews and other relatives also survive.
Full Military Honors were given Friday November 23 at the Georgia National Cemetery at 1 p.m. The family received friends on Tuesday November 20 at Max Brannon & Sons between the hours of 6-8 p.m.
Condolences may be expressed and the guest book signed at www.maxbrannonandsons.com. Max Brannon & Sons Funeral Home is in charge of directing the funeral services.