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“RIP, Laura! I have only the best memories working with Laura on SAPPHIRE. Her positive attitude and sense of humor cheered me up when the going got...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Daniel Beringer - New York, NY

“My cabin friend, you will be missed. Great childhood memories of playing in the creek, trail walks, hot dogs by the fire, out houses, swimming in...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Raquel Kubert - Allentown, PA

“Laura, exemplified selflessness and extreme generosity. You will be greatly missed! ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: Sumner Case - ATLANTA, GA

“Laura and I were great friends in college. She was a bridesmaid in my wedding. We had so many funtimes together and I will miss her and her energy...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Karen Staker - Kansas City, KS

“Laura and I were friends and co-workers and on the same team for several years at SAP. Always bright and cheery, and one of the smartest people I...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Andrew Vavra - Schwenksville, PA

“Dearest Laura. TRF would not be TRF today if not for you and your work to benefit the foundation and the many children with cancer who have been...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Annmarie Breezy Wilmeth - Friend

“My thoughts and prayers are with you, Carolyn. Much love, Marilyn Price ”
7 of 16 | Posted by: Marilyn Price - NC

“Carolyn, I'm so very sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers ”
8 of 16 | Posted by: Noreem Mirrison - Monroe, GA

“Your twinkling eyes and your bright smile always came so easilyYour sincerity to make others happy was part of your DNA.Right now, I can't even...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Susan Straka - Gainesville, GA

“We are so honored and blessed that Laura was such an integral part of our lives. Janet, Jackson, Katie and I consider her to be an extended member...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Todd Fryburger - Atlanta, GA

“Missing your sweet and beuatiful smile, Laura! I am forever grateful for your friendship for over 20 years. Your kindness and generousity to our...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Janet Fryburger - Atlanta, GA

“My dear sweet friend.So many hardships we must face in this life. They can seem crushing at times, weighing heavy on the soul. It is then we must...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Beth Gibbs - Acworth, GA - Friend

“my heart is with you, keeping you in my prayersDottie ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: Dottie Lobertini - Dunwoody, GA

“Dear Carolyn, I am so very sorry for your loss. Sending hugs and love to you and your family. ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Katherine Tallini - Hartwell, GA

“Laura you will be missed so much more than you know. I will miss that bright smile for sure . So glad I have so many great memories with you . God...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Tracy Wakefield - Gainesville, GA

“May you rest in peace and find yourself amongst fellow angels in heaven. You were a bright light on earth and will continue to shine down on all of...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Mark Plocki - Pittsburgh, PA


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On Wednesday, February 6, 2019, Laura Joan Folsom, passed away of natural causes in New York City, NY at the age of 46 years. Laura was preceded in death by her loving father, Alfred W Folsom, Jr. Laura is survived by her mother, Carolyn S Folsom of Greensboro, GA and brother Thomas Alfred Folsom of New York City, NY. Laura will also be forever remembered by her extended family and friend's and the many lives she impacted.
Upon graduating from the University of Georgia, Laura's career began in sales and marketing that took her across the country, from New Orleans to San Francisco, eventually becoming Senior Director and a driving force of the SAP events team.
Laura had an entrepreneurial spirit and was able to keep close ties to Athens, GA by starting Corporate Game Day and a supporter of Countdown to Kickoff.
Laura was also passionate about the fight against pediatric cancer and has been a board member of the Tyler Robinson Foundation.
Laura will be laid to rest in a private service next to her father, Alfred W Folsom, Jr, at the Oconee Hill Cemetery in Athens, GA.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Laura may be made to the Tyler Robinson Foundation - TRF.org.