Veleria Doreta  Snyder
Veleria Doreta Snyder

October 28, 1947 - March 21, 2019
Born in Waycross, GA
Resided in Waycross, GA


Mrs. Veleria Doreta Snyder, 71, died Thursday morning (March 21, 2019) at the Hospice House Satilla following an extended illness.

She was a native and lifelong resident of Waycross and a former bus driver with the Ware County Board of Education. She also attended Hebardville Baptist Church.

Mrs. Snyder was a daughter of the late Sidney Atwood Lucas and was preceded in death by a daughter, Rhonda Altman; and two brothers, Thomas Carroll Lucas and Randall Sidney Lucas.

She is survived by her husband, Howard T. Snyder of Waycross; two children, Donald Altman (Shirlene) of Waycross and Ronald Altman of Brunswick; six grandchildren, Victoria Altman, Taylor Cornett, Tyler Cornett, Devin Altman, Desiree Ingram, and Shania Hill; 3 great grandchildren; her mother, Darcus Crews Leathers of Waycross; a sister, Cindy Dial (Kenny) of Waycross; a brother, Jerry Lucas (Kathy) of Waycross; a longtime special friend, Drucilla Melton of Waycross; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held Saturday (March 23, 2019) afternoon at 3:00 PM at the Hodges Reunion House, 2755 Ternest Road Waycross, GA, 31503.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at

Music Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.



Hodges Reunion House
2755 Ternest Road
Waycross, GA US 31503
Saturday, March 23, 2019
3:00 PM