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“May her beautiful soul rest in perfect peace!Condolences to Dr. Chuck Hasty and the entire family during this difficult time. ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: DAVID and CLAUDIA COLE - ATHENS, GA

“Dear Lisa, Andy and family, We are so sorry for your loss and sadness. We lost my father last year at the age of 85 too and every day I/we miss him....Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Three-13 Family - Marietta, GA

“Lois always had a kind word to say about everyone. She was an example to all. We loved her and her family and cherish our friendship. Our prayers...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Bruce Harvey - Fredericksburg, VA

“Fond thoughts of Lois and Charlie and the time they spent "up north". She brought sweetness and light into the room. We at Montoursville Presbyterian...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: FAYE and DON KONKLE - PA

“The Canfield's will always remember Lois as a beautiful and gracious lady. We always enjoyed her company, and know she will be missed by so many...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Betsy and Rod Canfield - Athens, GA

“Loved Mrs. Hasty! She was always so welcoming of me when I was in the Hasty home. I have many fond memories of time with your family. Thinking of you...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Lynne Bottoms

“Love to the Hasty Family from the Mullises. I am remembering all the good times with Lois. I loved her like a sister- Love-Legene ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Love and prayers are with you all. We admired Lois at First Presbyterian in Athens. She performed every minister's wife's job amazingly and was an...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Leslie & Will Smithwick - Athens, GA

“My sympathy goes out to the family during your time of grief. May God's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this difficult time.(Psalm...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Offering my deepest condolences to the Hasty family and friends in your hour of grief. Matt 5:4. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: CA White

Lois Anne Dryden Hasty, 85 of Austell, GA died peacefully on Tuesday, September 18th 2018.

Lois was born January 19, 1933 and raised in Kingsport, TN, the daughter of Lucy and Allen Dryden. She graduated Agnes Scott College in Decatur, GA, class of 1954, as a Music Major. She received her Master's of Arts in Christian Education from the Assembly Training School, now known as part of Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond, VA. She was married for 61 years to the Reverend Doctor Charles Ransom Hasty. She served in many capacities in the churches, schools, and communities where they lived. Their longest tenures were at Ernest Myatt Presbyterian Church in Raleigh, NC, Northminster Presbyterian Church in Macon, GA and First Presbyterian Church in Athens, GA. Together they loved to travel. Lois loved watercolor painting, sewing, basket weaving, walks on the beach, playing the organ and piano, and time with her grandchildren. She was affectionally known by all those who loved her as 'Jogey'. She was the embodiment of joy and love for others. She made every person that she came in contact with feel special.

She is survived by her husband and soul-mate, Charley Hasty, her children Dr. Lisa Hasty (Dr. Andrew Smith), Rev. Charles R. Hasty Jr. (Jeanne Hasty), and Heather Wagner (Rev. Dr. Ollie Wagner); her grandchildren, Heather Burch (Marty Burch), Graham Smith, Prentiss Smith, Abigail Hasty, Ruth Anne Hasty, Jacob Wagner, Neal Wagner, and Zoey Wagner; and her great-granddaughter, Prentiss Burch.

Funeral services will take place at 11:00am on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at the Presbyterian Church on Edisto Island, SC.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Alzheimer's Disease Research Center of Emory University ( or The Building Fund for the Presbyterian Church on Edisto Island, SC, 2164 SC-174, Edisto Island, SC 29438 (