Krista Lane Aaron

June 22, 1949February 19, 2018

Krista L. Aaron

Sylvania –Krista Lane Aaron, age 68, passed away on February 19, 2018 at Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro, GA. The Sylvania native was born June 22, 1949 to David and Helen Lane. She was a 1967 graduate of Screven County High School and earned a Bachelor and Masters of Education degrees from Georgia Southern College. She married her high school sweetheart, Don Aaron, in 1969. She was very active in both her community and church. While a member of Sylvania First United Methodist Church, she taught Sunday School for many years. She was a retired educator, having worked for the Screven County Board of Education for 38 years. She was also a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Red Hat Society and Screven County Garden Club. What she enjoyed most was annual family beach trips, spending time with her children, grandchildren and close friends. She was preceded in death by her Husband: Don Gay Aaron, Sr.; Father: David Patrick Lane, Sr.

Survivors: Daughters and Sons-In-Law: Mary Helen & Kevin Harrison and Emily & Dennis Dove, all of Statesboro; Sons and Daughters-In-Law: Dr. Don G., Jr. & Lisa T. Aaron and Charles Patrick & Leigh F. Aaron, all of Statesboro; Mother: Helen Goff Lane of Sylvania; Brother and Sister-In-Law: Pat & Marian F. Lane of Sylvania; Brother-In-Law and Sister-In-Law: Rupert L. & Sarah W. Aaron of Sylvania; Grandchildren: Don Aaron, III, Will Aaron, Ben Aaron, Lane Aaron, Sydney Kate Aaron, Madeline Aaron, Davis Harrison, Brynn Harrison, Riley Dove and Grayson Dove; Several nieces and nephews, a special group of close friends and beloved pet, Buddy.

Visitation: Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 12:00 PM until 1:45 PM at the Social Hall of Sylvania First Methodist Church.

Memorial Service: Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Sylvania First United Methodist Church with Rev. Ricky Varnell and Rev. Jimmy Cason officiating. Burial following at Screven County Memorial Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Bill Hawkins, Dr. Bill Kent, Rip Campbell and Chuck Conley. Honorary Pallbearers: Austin Blackburn, Eddie Reddick, Chris Matheson, Rusty Black, Avery Blalock, Mike Daley and Donald Toole.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be given to Ogeechee Area Hospice, PO Box 531, Statesboro, GA 30459.

Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.


  • Visitation Thursday, February 22, 2018
  • Memorial Service Thursday, February 22, 2018
  • Burial Following At Thursday, February 22, 2018

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February 26, 2018

I am deeply sorry for the loss of Krista. May God's loving kindness bring peace and comfort during this sad and difficult time. Psalms 29:11

February 26, 2018

My sincere condolences to the family and friends of this sweet woman. God will comfort and sustain you during this difficult time because he cares for you.(1 Peter 5:6,7)

Kristin Quick

February 26, 2018

Mrs. Aaron was such a sweet soul that could light a room with her smile. She will be missed by all who knew her. My deepest condolences to the Aaron family.

Chris Waters

February 23, 2018

Prayers for peace and comfort for the family. We are deeply saddened by her passing.

Charlene Chivers

February 23, 2018

My dear friend I grew up with from kindergarten to college. We visited each other's houses and road around together. A wonderful person, that will be missed.

Ronald Smith

February 23, 2018

We are so sorry to here the passing of Mrs. Aaron. She was a very sweet lady that I know greatly loved her family. Prayers for your family.
Ronald and Brandy Smith

February 22, 2018

Please accept my heartfelt condolences..
Jacqueline Adams

Jennie & Richard Smith

February 22, 2018

A loss of no measure. Our heartfelt sympathy to her family and friends.

V Family

February 22, 2018

Please accept our heartfelt condolences. We hope you find comfort with friend, family and in God's promises John 6:40

lequiter hopkins

February 22, 2018

I want to say words could never tell you how truly you will be missed. Ithank you for being a wonderful teacher and person in my life and anybody else llife. You was a beautiful lady inside and out. Thank you for showing me that you could do anything in life if you just stick to it. The gates of heaven has really captured a blessed Angel.. Love you and you will truly be missed. Lequiter Hopkins one of you early students back in the day