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Gloria Torres

October 8, 1933 — December 1, 2021

Gloria Luz Herrera Torres, 88, of Valdosta, passed away on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at South Georgia Medical Center. She was born in San Marcos, Colombia on October 8, 1933 to the late Santander Torres and Adela Herrera. Mrs. Torres was a homemaker and a member of St. Anthony of Padua Church, in Ray City, GA. This Loving, caring and wonderful woman left a permanent mark etched on our hearts and will be supremely missed by her family. Gloria’s greatest love was her family. She had long-standing relationship with God and was very blessed with her faith to her dying breath.

Gloria was survived by her daughter Ledis Perez (Edgar Orozco); daughter Maria Burkholder; daughter Margarita Sanchez; son Alberto Sanchez (Glenda Sanchez); daughter Eva Rodriguez; daughter Nora Sanchez; daughter Aleida Sanchez; son Enrique Sanchez. She was a loving Grandmother to Yohanna Sanchez, Lincy Hurtado, Yeimmy Rodriguez, Camila Sanchez, Daniela Sanchez, Johanna Molina, Maribel Camargo, Sebastian Orozco, Valentina Orozco, Alejandra Onate, Diego Sanchez, Manuela Sanchez, and Rafael Sanchez; three great grandchildren, Clark Patchett, Catalina Patchett and Samantha Vasquez. She also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss her. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carlos Sanchez.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 4pm at St. Anthony of Padua Church, in Ray City, GA with Father Juan Carlos officiating. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1-3pm at the Carson McLane Funeral Home. Condolences to the family may be expressed online at Carson McLane Funeral Home

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