J.B. "Buzz" Langston


J. B. ‘Buzz’ Langston, age 89, of Lawrenceville passed away on January 11, 2021 after complications from surgery.

He was born June 19, 1931 in the Luxomni community of Gwinnett County.

He was a loving husband and devoted father who loved his family and was a friend to many.

He was a member of Central Baptist Church, Lawrenceville where he attended regularly. He enjoyed watching NASCAR and the Atlanta Braves.

He retired from General Motors, Doraville after 30 years of service. Buzz was a used car salesman in Lawrenceville for over 50 years, working for Vernon Martin Used Cars, Fleeman and Pratt Used Cars, Bradley’s Used Cars, and U. S. Auto Sales.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Mary Dutton Langston. Sisters, Louise Simonton and Martha Ann Brown. Brothers, J.C. Langston and Carlton Langston.

He is survived by wife Patsy ‘Pat’ Williams Langston, married for 60 years. Son, Kevin Langston and wife Holly. Grandson Jackson Langston, all of Lawrenceville. Sister, Jetty Fowler and Darlene Hunt (Donald) all of Lawrenceville. Several nieces, nephews and cousins.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Central Baptist Church: 250 Gwinnett Drive Lawrenceville, GA 30046.

The family will receive friends on Friday, January 15, 2021 from 12:00- 1:30PM at Wages & Sons Funeral Home, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway Lawrenceville, GA 30046. 770-277-4550. Gravesides Services will be held at 2:00PM on Friday, January 15, 2021 at Gwinnett Memorial Park.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.wagesandsons.com.


Visitation: January 15, 2021 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel
1031 Lawrenceville Hwy.
Lawrenceville, GA 30046


Graveside Service: January 15, 2021 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Gwinnett Memorial Park
925 US Highway 29 S
Lawrenceville, AG 30046


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  1. CandleImageFirst Baptist Loganville is praying for your sweet family. We pray the comfort of Jesus Christ will bring peace to your hearts.
    Jimmy and Debo Wilson

  2. Pat, Kevin, Holly & Family
    We are so very sorry to hear about “Buzz,
    It has always been a great pleasure to visit
    with you’ll. He will be very much missed!
    Sincerely, Homer & Carolyn

  3. Mr. Buzz was such a nice gentleman. He was a friend of my dad and myself for as long as I can remember. May God bless the family in a way that only He can.

  4. CandleImagePatsy Howell just sent me a message about Buzz passing. I wish to express my sincere sympathy to you and your family. My prayers and thoughts are with you. 18 Jan 2021.

    • Barbara Ann, thank you for your sympathy and concern to me during this difficult time. I’m glad Howell contacted you. I didn’t know how to get in touch with you. Patsy L.

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