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Lakewood Memorial Parks & Funeral Homes

Lakewood Memorial Parks & Funeral Homes are Jackson's premier funeral home/memorial park combinations. With funeral homes and cemeteries located on both Clinton Blvd. and McCluer Road, families throughout Jackson are able to plan all services from one location. This not only means added convenience and simplicity when planning final arrangements, but lower costs as well. The caring staffs at both Lakewood locations are always on hand to offer assistance and answer any questions you may have. At Lakewood Memorial Parks & Funeral Homes, we believe that every life is unique, and every funeral should be too. We celebrate life. For those who would like to plan ahead, we offer The Simplicity Plan ® prearrangement program, an easy way to handle an important family responsibility. LAKEWOOD MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME Lakewood Memorial Funeral Home, constructed in 2002, is located amidst the magnolias and live oaks across from Lakewood Memorial Park. The funeral home has more than 8,400 square feet of space with an additional 2,400 square feet of outside, sheltered areas for families' convenience. Three large visitation rooms and a lounge with a covered patio area contribute to the amenities of this lovely structure. Lakewood also offers a secure, well-lit parking area. One of the most unique features of this state-of-the-art facility is its interdenominational chapel that contains a beautiful stained-glass window with a �Tree of Life� theme. This window, which measures 14 x17 feet, was removed from the old funeral home, repaired and placed in the new chapel. Stained-glass windows from the former building were placed in the structure as well. LAKEWOOD MEMORIAL PARK A profound serenity embraces those who visit Lakewood Memorial Park . Since its founding in 1927, families of the Jackson community have embraced Lakewood as one of the area's finest and most beautiful resting places. Tradition echoes throughout the park's emerald lawns and gardens. Sparkling lakes offer Lakewood visitors a quiet haven for reflection and remembrance. Lakewood offers traditional ground burial, lawn crypts, mausoleum entombment, as well as options for those who choose cremation. The Garden of Peace lawn garden area offers families economical memorialization choices of everlasting beauty and charm. Graceful sculptures and rich landscapes adorn the walkways of the Garden of Peace. The Chapel of the Lake Mausoleum is an elegant, yet affordable, option for families considering mausoleum entombment. This magnificent mausoleum is convenient to parking and boasts a hillside setting overlooking a lovely lake below. LAKEWOOD SOUTH MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME Since 1997, the families of South Jackson have been able to experience the convenience of all services in one location with the addition of Lakewood South Memorial Funeral Home, located on the grounds of Lakewood Memorial Park South. Constructed in a Southern colonial style, the funeral home features a covered drive and an ample, well-lit parking area. Inside, you will find traditional furnishings accented with a rich mixture of textures and jewel-toned colors. Two visitation rooms are available to families, but can be turned into one room for large gatherings. An inspirational chapel, refreshment area, selection room and arrangement offices are also available. LAKEWOOD MEMORIAL PARK SOUTH Lakewood Memorial Park South is a 50-acre park conveniently located on McCluer Road. Lakewood South offers the same options as Lakewood Memorial Park and continues to serve one of Jackson's most populous areas.


Our Obituaries

Ida M. Bolian

July 23, 1927 - July 28, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Jessie B. Hughes

January 20, 1920 - July 25, 2016

Jessie Braxton Hughes, 96, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 25, 2016 at Baptist Health Care, Paducah, KY.He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 67 years, Cosette Matthews Hughes. Together they lived and raised three sons in Jackson MS. He was employed by General Electric Glass Plant for 38 years. He moved to Paducah, KY in 1997 where he was a member of Oaklawn Baptist Church...
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Johnny Ramia

March 19, 1929 - July 25, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Michael Dwane Westerfield

September 20, 1970 - July 23, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Wiley F. Howell

July 13, 1941 - July 21, 2016

Wiley F. (Bob) Howell was born on July 13, 1941 and passed away at his home in Gilbert, Arizona on Thursday, July 21, 2016 surrounded by his family. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, July 28, 2016 at Lakewood Memorial Park in Jackson, MS.Bob was preceded in death by his parents, William Howell ,Cosette Bush and his two sons, John Howell (Mary) and James Howell.Bob is...
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Mildred M. Chamblee

July 2, 1927 - July 21, 2016

Mrs. Mildred McKay Chamblee, 89 - longtime resident of Clinton, MS died Thursday, July 21, 2016, surrounded by her family.She was a member of Morrison Heights Baptist Church.Her husband, John Arthur Chamblee, preceded her in death.Survivors include: two daughters, Linda Hamlett (Mike), Nancy Leasure (John); one son, David Chamblee (Marivic); six grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.
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William Cade

September 20, 1946 - July 21, 2016

Mr. William “Bill” Cade, Jr., 69, passed away at St. Dominic Hospital, surrounded by his family. Visitation will be held from 1:00 to 4:00 PM at Lakewood Funeral Home on Sunday, July 24, 2016. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Monday at 11:00 AM with visitation one hour prior. Interment will follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.Bill was born on September 20, 1946...
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Evelyn Eades Morgan Staggs

April 24, 1929 - July 21, 2016

Mrs. Evelyn Earley Eades Morgan Staggs, 87, passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2016, at Briar Hill Nursing Home in Florence. Visitation will be held at Lakewood Funeral Home on Saturday, July 23, 2016 from 1:00 to 3:00 PM. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Saturday at 3:00 PM followed by interment at Lakewood Memorial Park.Evelyn was born on April 24, 1929 to the late,...
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Vernon Jesse Chappell

May 29, 1957 - July 20, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Anna K. Pickett

April 25, 1934 - July 20, 2016

Anna Katherine Pickett, 82, of Clinton, Mississippi, formerly Clermont, FL, went home to be with the Lord July, 20, 2016. She was born in Birmingham, AL, April 25, 1934, to Walter and Annie McDaniel. She was the baby of 5 children. She attended Hewitt-Trussville High School in Alabama.Ann lived many places with John, her husband of 64 years, while he served in the Air Force, including Hawaii,...
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Charles L. Collins

June 14, 1923 - July 20, 2016

Charles L Collins, 93, of Clinton, was called home on Wednesday, July 20, 2016. He was born in Cleveland, MS on June 14, 1923. He moved to Clinton and graduated from Clinton High School. He enlisted in the Marines, and served proudly in the Pacific Theater. He was a long time member Clinton United Methodist Church. He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Mary Pauline Collins, three children,...
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Jane Rochester Mullins

January 13, 1920 - July 18, 2016

On July 18, 2016, Jane Pitts Rochester Mullins, at home, in Raymond, Miss., peacefully entered her Heavenly home after an extended illness. Jane was born on January 13, 1920 to Pelham and Mabel Pitts in Jackson, Miss. She graduated from Jackson’s Central High School in 1937 and later from Draughn’s Business College. In 1940, Jane married Earle B. Rochester, Sr. Through the years,...
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Louise H. Griffith

November 3, 1922 - July 14, 2016

Dr. Louise Harvey Griffith, 93, passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2016. Visitation will be held on Saturday, August 6 from 10:00 am to noon at Lakewood Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home chapel on August 6 at 12:00 pm. Interment will follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.Dr. Griffith was born on November 3, 1922 in Carson, Mississippi to the late Curtis and Mattie Green...
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Ibera B. Garner

July 16, 1926 - July 14, 2016

Ibera B. Garner, 89, went home to be with the Lord on July 14, 2016 at her home in Clinton, MS. Ibera was born on July 16, 1926 in Columbia, MS to the late Merida Rufus and Lura Rushing Broom. Ibera was a lifetime member of West Jackson Baptist Church and of Midway Baptist Church where she was a Sunday school teacher and a choir member. Ibera loved the Lord, her church, and friends. She loved...
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Clell J. Green

December 11, 1926 - July 12, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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James A. Arnold

January 28, 1921 - July 9, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Butch Williams

August 31, 1946 - July 9, 2016

Mr. Gladstone "Butch" Ellis Williams, Jr. - 69 - a native and longtime resident of Clinton, MS died Saturday, July 9, 2016. Butch was a 1964 Graduate of Clinton High School and a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi. He served with the volunteer fire department in Clinton and was the owner of Williams Plumbing Service. Butch was an avid duck hunter and fisherman.He is...
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Jimmie Dwain Burns

July 21, 1947 - July 9, 2016

Jimmie Dwain Burns, 68, of Terry, MS, passed away July 9, 2016, at the Hospice Ministries, Ridgeland, MS, after a year-long battle with cancer.Mr. Burns was born in Springhill, Louisiana, on July 21, 1947, to James Otha Burns and Beatrice Colvin Burns. He is preceded in death by his parents and brother Donnie Ray Burns.Survivors include his two sons, Justin Burns of Edwards, MS, and Kevin and...
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William M. Berry

March 29, 1929 - July 9, 2016

Mr. William M. Berry, 87 – born in Orlando, FL and resident of Raymond, MS, died Saturday, July 09, 2016. Mr. Berry served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He graduated from the University of Georgia with an engineering degree. Mr. Berry worked for Anaconda and later retired from Magnatech. He was a member of Raymond Road Baptist Church. His parents, Louise Stovall and Arthur...
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Paul Truman Pickel

February 13, 1940 - July 6, 2016

Mr. Paul Truman Pickel, 76 - a native of Scott County, MS and resident of Clinton, MS since 1963 died Wednesday, July 6, 2016. Mr. Pickel was a longtime homebuilder in the Hinds County area and was a member of Jackson Homebuilders Association. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and was a member Karnac Hunting Club and Honorary member of Jackson Bass Club. Mr. Pickel was a member of Clinton First...
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Katheryn Walters

July 28, 1925 - July 5, 2016

Katheryn Walters, 90, passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2016, at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland. Visitation will be held from 9:00 to 10:00 AM on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at Lakewood Funeral Home with a graveside service to follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.Katheryn was born on July 28, 1925 to the late Bob and Thelma Warner Lawson.She was preceded in death by her husband, Omer Walters.She is...
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Jose Robert Zamora Jimenez

October 3, 1954 - July 4, 2016

Jose Roberto Zamora Jimenez, 61, passed away on Monday, July 4, 2016 At University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at Parkway Baptist Church from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM with a memorial service to follow.He was born in El Salvador on October 3, 1954 to Carlos Alberto Zamora Cornejo and Zoila Margot Jimenez Zamora.Jose is preceded in death by...
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Dixie Harr Wall

September 6, 1934 - July 3, 2016

Mrs. Dixie Harr Wall, 81, passed away on Sunday, July 3, 2016 at her home in Madison. Visitation will be held at Lakewood Funeral Home on Clinton Blvd., Wed., July 6, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. and on Thurs., July 7, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. with a memorial service to follow. Burial will be at Lakewood Memorial Park across from the funeral home.Mrs. Wall was born on Sept. 6, 1934 in Appanoose...
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Richard Harley French

December 23, 1928 - July 2, 2016

Mr. Richard Harley French, Jr., 87, passed away on Saturday, July 2, 2016 in Raleigh, NC. Visitation will be held from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Lakewood Funeral Home on Friday, July 8, 2016. Interment will be at Lakewood Memorial Park.Mr. French was born in Jackson, MS on December 23, 1928 to the late Richard Harley French, Sr. and Geneva Franklin French.He is preceded in death by his wife of 63...
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Jean T. Robinson

May 14, 1935 - June 30, 2016

Mrs. Jean Robinson, 81, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland. Visitation will be held at Lakewood Funeral Home, Clinton Blvd, on Saturday July 2, 2016 from 1:00 to 2:00 PM with funeral services to follow in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be at Lakewood Memorial Park.She was born in Mize, MS on May 14, 1935 to the late Elmer and Evelyn...
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Alvin C. Acy

May 8, 1926 - June 28, 2016

Alvin C. "Mike" Acy, 90, of Rankin Co. MS, died Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at St. Dominic Hospital. A native of Carroll Co. MS, he was born May 8, 1926, the sixth of eleven children born to Thomas Jefferson and Leola Moseley Acy. He served in the US Army in WWII in the south Pacific and then in Korea.Visitation will be held on Saturday, July 2, 2016 at Lakewood Funeral Home from 10 - 12pm....
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Janet Merritt

October 25, 1956 - June 26, 2016

Janet Adrianne Janotta Merritt, 59, of Slidell, Louisiana, passed away June 26, 2016. Visitation will be held from 10:00 am until 11:00 am, Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at Lakewood Memorial Funeral Home followed by a memorial service.Janet was born October 25, 1956 in Jackson, Ms, to Ralph and Flora Janotta.She graduated in 1974 from Wingfield High School in Jackson, Ms. She continued her education at...
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Helen Kathleen Miller

June 10, 1931 - June 25, 2016

Kathleen Mason Miller passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, June 25, 2016. Helen Kathleen Mason was born on June 10, 1931 to Lizzy Pearl and Henry Clifton Mason. She lived and worked on her family's farm in the Tinnin community. She attended the Tinnin schoolhouse and then went on to graduate from Clinton High School in 1949. After completing one year at the University of...
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Eleanor Joyce Davis

September 19, 1950 - June 24, 2016

Eleanor Joyce Davis joined her mom and dad in heaven on June 24, 2016. Born in Laurel, MS, September 19, 1950, Joyce was the only child of Ernest and Mae Davis. When both of Joyce's parents passed away within weeks of each other in 2002, Joyce's "Aunt Retta" and "Uncle J.T." Davis became her legal guardians. After lots of planning, prayers, and procedural processes ...
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Verna Mae O'Leary

July 31, 1926 - June 20, 2016

Verna Mae Tabb O’Leary was born on July 31, 1926 in Iota, La. She passed away peacefully on Monday June 20th 2016 around 9:00 am at Chateau Ridgeland where she and her husband James O’Leary resided. Verna Is survived by her husband James, her two sons Maurice Mitchell Jr. and Steven D. O’Leary (Alana); daughters and Son in laws, Rosemary & Lennis Robbins and Sandra &...
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Dee Andrea Goodwin

May 16, 1962 - June 18, 2016

Dee Andrea Goodwin, 54, passed away on Saturday, June 18, 2016. A memorial service will be held Lakewood South Funeral Home, McCluer Rd., on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at 5:00 PM with visitation one hour prior.Dee was born on May 16, 1962 in Montgomery, AL to the late, John L. and Marion Jones Ingram.She is survived by her husband, Phillip Goodwin; son, Matthew Goodwin; and brother, Michael Ingram...
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Patricia Downs

March 12, 1920 - June 16, 2016

March 12, 1920 – June 16, 2016“Do not put in (the) newspaper that I have ‘passed away’ – I did NOT pass away. I died. It’s appointed unto man (or woman) once to DIE – NOT ‘pass away' (Hebrews 9:27).” I died! To die is GAIN.”This was on a sticky note in our mother’s handwriting. She gave this to her son, Keith, almost 10 years...
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Hubert Ainsworth

April 9, 1922 - June 14, 2016

Hubert "Buck" Ainsworth passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at his home in Jackson, MS. A visitation will be held on Thursday, June 16, 2016 from 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm at Lakewood Funeral Home with a graveside service immediately following at Lakewood Memorial Park.Buck was born on April 9, 1922 in Taylorsville, MS to the late, Clyde and Ruby Cargile Ainsworth. He served his country...
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Brenda Long George

April 15, 1951 - June 13, 2016

Brenda George passed away on Monday, June 13, 2016, at Merit Health Hospital in Jackson. A graveside service celebrating her life will be on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 11:00 am at Lakewood Memorial Park on Clinton Blvd. in Jackson.Brenda graduated from Forrest Hill High School and attended the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, MS. She was associated with Waggoner Engineering Co....
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William T. Beavers

November 25, 1926 - June 13, 2016

Dr. William T. Beavers, 89, passed away on June 13, 2016, at Select Specialty Hospital in Jackson, MS. A memorial service will be held at Parkway Baptist Church on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at 11:00 am.Dr. Beavers was born on November 25, 1926, in Blue Mountain, MS, to the late Aaron Lynn and Rosa Frances Nance Beavers. He was a graduate of New Albany High School. He received his pre-dentistry...
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Melton Claitor Johnson

June 27, 1923 - June 13, 2016

Melton “Claitor” Johnson, 92, fell asleep in the Lord early Monday morning, June 13, 2016. Visitation will be held at First Baptist Church of Pearl on Thursday, June 16, 2016 from 12:00-2:00 PM with funeral services beginning at 2:00 PM. Interment will follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.Claitor was born in Winston County, Mississippi, on June 27, 1923 to the late Melton Caswell Johnson...
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Linda Sue Bowen

September 8, 1950 - June 12, 2016

Linda Sue Bowen, 65, passed away on Sunday, June 12, 2016 at Oschner Medical Center in Grenta, LA. A private burial was held at Lakewood Memorial Park in Jackson, MS. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, June 19, 2016 from 4:00-6:00 PM at the Riverview Room in River City Venues, next door to Mardi Gras World, New Orleans.Linda was born in Jackson, MS on September 8, 1950 to the late Alfred ...
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Marjorie Mahan Glascock

May 1, 1929 - June 11, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Audie Lee Jones

March 25, 1925 - June 4, 2016

Mrs. Audie Lee Jones, 91 – a native of Leake County, MS and resident of Raymond, MS died Saturday, June 4, 2016 at her home.She was preceded in death by her husband, Golden Jones; parents, Jacob “Buddy” and Abby Bowman Sistrunk; and one sister, Etoil Netherland.Mrs. Jones is survived by one son, Phil Jones (Vanessa); one daughter, Delilah Matthews; one sister, Lois McQueen (John...
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Doreen Bush

November 3, 1959 - June 4, 2016

Doreen Ferguson Bush of Clinton went to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at the age of 56. Doreen was born to Trinidad P. and Clifton C. Ferguson, Jr. in Karamursel, Turkey on November 3, 1959.Being part of a military family, Doreen lived in many parts of the world before the family settled in Clinton. She was a 1977 graduate of Clinton High School and a 1979 graduate of Hinds Junior...
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Doreen Bush

November 3, 1959 - June 4, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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Audie L. Jones

March 25, 1925 - June 4, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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Ronnie Harris

April 25, 1944 - June 3, 2016

Mr. Ronnie Harris, 72, passed away on Friday, June 3, 2016. Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Jackson First from 10 to 11 AM with a memorial service immediately following.Ronnie was born on April 25, 1944 in Boston, MA to the late Pat and Dot Harris. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, but above all he loved the Lord.His is survived by his wife of 52 years, Darlene Harris;...
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Preston Foose

July 10, 1924 - June 1, 2016

Preston C. Foose, Jr., passed away on June 1, 2016, at the age of 91. PC was born July 10, 1924 in McComb, MS. He was the son of the late, Preston Cooper Foose, Sr. and Josephine Miller Foose. PC was a veteran of World War II, and served in the US Army, 133rd Field Artillery Battalion.Visitation will be held at Lakewood Funeral Home on Friday, June 3, 2016 from 6-8pm, and on Saturday June, 4,...
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Thelma J. Kinard

September 18, 1928 - May 26, 2016

Thelma J. Kinard, 87, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, May 26, 2016 in Jackson, MS. Visitation will be held on Saturday, May 28, 2016 from 11 am to 1 pm at Lakewood Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 1 pm with burial to follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.Thelma was born in Smyer, Alabama, September 18, 1928 to the late Charles (Fred) Jordan and Flaudie Cumalander. Thelma...
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Thelma Kinard

September 18, 1928 - May 26, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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Bobby J. Green

July 5, 1933 - May 26, 2016

Bobby James Green, 85, found peace in the early morning hours of May 26, 2016, at home with his wife. Visitation will be held on Friday, May 27, 2016 from 5 pm to 7 pm and Saturday from 2 pm to 3 pm at Lakewood Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 3 pm at Lakewood Funeral Home. Burial to follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.With family being his most prized possession, he leaves behind his...
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Jim C. Porch

November 17, 1951 - May 24, 2016

James Clarence Porch, Jr. “Jim”, 64, passed from this life Tuesday, May 24, 2016. Visitation will be Thursday, May 26, 2016 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at Lakewood Funeral Home on Clinton Blvd in Jackson. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 am Friday, May 27, 2016 with 10:00 am visitation at Hinds Independent Methodist Church in Raymond with burial at the church cemetery.Jim retired from...
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Melba Walrod

February 7, 1921 - May 21, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Mary L. Visser

July 24, 1924 - May 21, 2016

Mary Lowe Visser, 91, passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland. Funeral services will be held at Lakewood Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 3:00 PM with visitation one hour prior. Interment will follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.Mrs. Visser was born in Chattanooga, TN on July 24, 1924 to the late Walter and Virginia Lowe Williams. She graduated from...
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Norma Lee Agnew

April 14, 1933 - May 20, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Betty Lou Ross

August 26, 1926 - May 19, 2016

Betty Lou Mize Ross, 89, passed away Thursday, May 19, 2016. Visitation will be held at 10 am on Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Lakewood Funeral Home with the funeral service to follow at 11 am. Directly after the service, friends and loved ones are invited to join the family for her burial at Lakewood Memorial Park.Betty Lou was preceded in death by her parents, Richard R and Lee Armstrong Mize;...
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Ruby Rials

February 7, 1926 - May 18, 2016

Ruby Rials, 90, passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 in Jackson, MS. Visitation will be Friday, May 20, 2016 from 5 to 8 pm and Saturday, May 21, 2016 from 1 to 2 pm at Lakewood Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 2 pm in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.Mrs. Rials was born on February 7, 1926 to the late Loyal and Callie Rials Little.She was...
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Ruby Rials

February 7, 1926 - May 18, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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Bonnie P. Duke

March 4, 1928 - May 18, 2016

Bonnie Peck Duke, 88 years of age of Jackson, passed away at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland on May 18, 2016. She was preceded in death by her parents, Paul Alexander Peck and Gladys Mae Moore, and her husband of 42 years, Jack Duke.Bonnie was born March 4, 1928 in Dallas, Texas. She loved and remained very close throughout her life to her only sister, Nancy Lee of Spring Hill, Florida. As an...
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Joy M. Scott

January 9, 1927 - May 16, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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Patricia Dawn Harper

January 24, 1926 - May 8, 2016

Patricia (Pat) Dawn Harper, 90, died on May 8, 2016 at Baptist Medical Center. Visitation will be held on Friday, May 13, 2016 from 10 am to 11 am at Lakewood Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11 am at Lakewood Funeral Home on Friday, May 13, 2016 with burial to follow in Lakewood Memorial Park.She was born on January 24, 1926, to William John and Elsie Tempest in Barbara, Australia. She...
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Jewelle Baker

February 22, 1934 - May 3, 2016

Mrs. Jewelle Baker, 82, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at her home in Biloxi. Visitation will be held on Friday, May 6, 2016 at Lakewood Funeral Home, 6011 Clinton Blvd, Jackson, MS from 9:00 to 11:00 AM. A graveside service will follow at Lakewood South Memorial Park.Mrs. Jewelle enjoyed working crossword puzzles, reading books, and spending time with her family and grandchildren.She is...
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Austin Gordon Thomas

August 26, 1999 - May 3, 2016

Austin Thomas, 16, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, alongside his best friend, Tanner Gardo. Visitation will be held at Lakewood Funeral Home on Friday, May 6, 2016, from 5:00 to 8:00 PM. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1301 Pinehaven Rd., Clinton, MS, at 10:00 AM. Interment will follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.Austin was a...
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Faye L. Green

December 28, 1957 - May 2, 2016

Faye Lowery Green went to her heavenly Father on May 2, 2016. She was 80 years of age. Visitation will be at Northside Baptist Church at 10:00 on Wednesday May 4, 2016. The service will be at 12:00 at the church, and burial following at Clinton Cemetery.Mrs. Green was born in Prentiss County, Booneville Mississippi on April 5, 1936 to Austin and Mary Lowery. She was the youngest of 10 children....
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Carmon Collins Vestal

July 30, 1947 - May 1, 2016

Carmon Collins Vestal, 91, passed away on Sunday, May 1, 2016 in Jackson, MS. A memorial service will be held t 12 pm on May 5, 2016 at Galloway United Methodist Methodist Church.Carmon was born in Oklahoma on June 18, 1924 to the late Jeff Collins and Stella Hamon Collins. She graduated at the age of 55 from the University of MS Nursing School and retired at the age of 72. She was a member of...
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R.L. Coker

March 25, 1965 - April 28, 2016

Rayburn Lewis "R.L." Coker, 51, passed away on Thursday, April 28, 2016. Visitation will be held at Lakewood Funeral Home, 6011 Clinton Blvd, Jackson, MS on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM and on Thursday from 12:00 to 2:00 PM. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Thursday at 2:00 PM. Interment will follow at Lakewood South Memorial Park.R.L. was...
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Solon McCune Davis

June 4, 1924 - April 25, 2016

Mr. Solon McCune Davis, 91, passed away on Monday, April 25, 2016 at his home in Jackson. Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 PM on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at Lakewood Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Thursday at 11:00 AM with visitation one hour prior. Interment will follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.Mr. Davis was born on June 4, 1924 in Pachuta,...
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Rebecca Jean Sebren

July 10, 1951 - April 24, 2016

Rebecca “Becky” Jean Sebren went to be with the LORD on April 24, 2016 after an extended illness. She was born in Jackson, MS on July 10, 1951 to the late James F. and Lillie T. Sebren. Becky was an honor graduate of Provine High School (1969) and of Belhaven College (1973). She taught high school history for two years, then began what would be 36 years of state service when she was...
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Billie Sue Cupples

August 14, 1938 - April 23, 2016

Mrs. Billie Sue was born on August 14, 1938 in Kosciusko, MS and passed into her heavenly home on Saturday, April 23, 2016. She married David O. Cupples where she lived and worked lovingly with him as he Pastored in Clinton, MS.Visitation will be held at Lakewood Funeral Home on Monday, April 25, 2016 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Tuesday at 11...
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Billie Sue Cupples

August 14, 1938 - April 23, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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Robert W. Bishop

January 13, 1933 - April 22, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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Nancy D. Peabody

September 16, 1943 - April 20, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Winnie L. Ogden

August 8, 1926 - April 19, 2016

Winnie Lee Ogden passed away on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 in Jackson, MS. Winnie was born Aug. 8, 1926, in Decatur, MS. She attended East Central Community College. Winnie began her business career with Power Electric Company in Jackson and retired as Business Manager.Mrs. Ogden was preceded in death by her parents, James Samuel and Winnie Pauline Hollingsworth, her husbands, Clarence Evans Noblin,...
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Winnie L. Ogden

August 8, 1926 - April 19, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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Margaret R. Molpus

May 18, 1938 - April 16, 2016

Rose Molpus escaped the dangers, toils and snares of this world and has found peace with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. She slipped away from this life on April 16, 2016 at Brookdale Assisted Living in Clinton, MS after an extended illness.Roselle was born May 18, 1938 in Kemper Co. MS to Carrie and Mott Partridge. She graduated from DeKalb High School, where she was voted most beautiful...
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Barbara B. Magoun

February 1, 1938 - April 13, 2016

Mrs. Barbara Byrd Magoun, 78, passed away on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at St. Catherine’s Village in Madison, MS. Visitation will be Sunday, April 17, 2016 from 2-4 at Lakewood Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 18, 2016 at 10 am at First United Methodist Church in Clinton, MS. Burial to follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.Barbara was born in Jackson, MS to the late...
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Eunice Sutton Taylor

July 6, 1941 - April 12, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Eunice L. Taylor

July 6, 1941 - April 12, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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Katherine Watts

June 11, 1918 - April 10, 2016

Katherine Virginia Jordan Watts went to be with the Lord on April 10, 2016 at MS Baptist Medical Center. Visitation will be held at Lakewood Funeral Home in Jackson on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 from 10:00 – 11:00. Funeral services will be held in the Lakewood Funeral Home Chapel at 11:00 with burial immediately following at Lakewood Memorial Park.Katherine was born to R.C. Jordan, Sr. and...
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William Henry Price

July 31, 1921 - April 9, 2016

William Henry Price, Jr., 93, passed from this life Saturday, April 9, 2016, at the V.A. Medical Center in Jackson.Visitation will be 12:30-2:00pm, Tuesday, April 12, 2016, at Lakewood South Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 2:00pm in the funeral home chapel with interment in Lakewood South Memorial Park.He was preceded in death by his wife, Willie B. Maxwell Price, son, Louis Henry...
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Margie Smith Phillips

January 24, 1925 - April 7, 2016

Mary Margie Phillips, 91, passed away on Thursday, April 7, 2016 in Jackson, MS. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 1-2 pm at Lakewood Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2 pm in the funeral home chapel with burial to follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.Mary was born on January, 24, 1925 and was one of nine children of the late Carl C. Smith and Mary Sanders Smith.She...
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Doris June Hodge

June 8, 1922 - April 7, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Edwin Dexter Waddell

October 14, 1927 - April 6, 2016

Edwin Dexter Waddell, 88 of Clinton went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. He was born on October 14, 1927 in Jackson to Mary Jane and Gilbert Waddell.On January 10, 1954 he married the love of his life, Lola Dugger. Together, they raised three beautiful daughters. He was devoted to his faith in Christ and to his family. He joined Calvary Baptist Church as a child and served as...
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Kay Fort Child

July 14, 1933 - April 4, 2016

Kay Fort Child, 82, a lifelong resident of Jackson, died on the evening of April 4 at the Nichols Center in Madison .Thus ended her long-time suffering from Alzheimer’s.Kay was the only child of Kitty Hoofnagle Fort, artist, and Frank Fort, architect, who, with his partner, Dudley White, designed the layouts of Eastover and the Country Club of Jackson as well as many of Jackson's...
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Louis Oliver Higgins

July 19, 1930 - April 1, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Peggy Jackson

September 16, 1942 - March 31, 2016

Peggy Jackson, 73, passed away on Thursday, March 31, 2016 in Clinton, MS. Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 3, from 5-8 pm at Lakewood Funeral Home and Monday, April 4, at Wildwood Baptist Church from 12-1 pm with a funeral service at 1 pm. Burial will follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.Peggy was born on September 16, 1942 to the late Samual Joseph Downs and Zada Lorraine Baty Downs. She...
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Peggy Jackson

September 16, 1942 - March 31, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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Dorothy A. Barker

June 3, 1927 - March 30, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park South, JACKSON, MS.
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Dorothy A. Barker

June 3, 1927 - March 30, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood South Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Mack Rhea Weathersby

July 24, 1921 - March 26, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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Mack Rhea Weathersby

July 24, 1921 - March 26, 2016

Mack Rhea Weathersby, 94, passed away on Saturday, March 26, 2016 at his home in Clinton. Visitation will be held at First Baptist Church Clinton on Monday, March 28, 2016 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. Funeral services will be held at First Baptist Church on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 2pm with visitation one hour prior. Burial will follow at Lakewood Memorial Park.Mack was born on July 24, 1921 in...
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Mavis W. Dees

November 23, 1930 - March 24, 2016

Mavis W. Dees, 85, passed away on Thursday, March 24, 2016, in Jackson, MS. Visitation will be held on Saturday, March 26, 2016 from 12 to 2 pm at Lakewood South Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2 pm in the funeral home chapel with burial to follow at Lakewood South Memorial Park.Mavis was born on November 23, 1930 to the late, Odell and Lacie Wilkerson in Philadelphia, MS.Mavis...
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William VanDusen

January 7, 1920 - March 23, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Ann Reid Tichenor

October 25, 1930 - March 21, 2016

Ann Reid Tichenor, 85, passed away on Monday, March 21, 2016 at Baptist Hospital in Jackson. Visitation will be held at Lakewood Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 from 1:00 to 2:00 PM. A graveside service will be held at Lakewood Memorial Park immediately following visitation.Ann was born on October 25, 1930 in Amory, MS to the late Gilbert Reid, Sr. and Bessie Cherry Reid. She was raised...
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Barbara Ann Tichenor

October 25, 1930 - March 21, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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Harold K. Lahr

February 7, 1923 - March 17, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Funeral Home, JACKSON, MS.
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Charles A. Manning

March 14, 1931 - March 16, 2016

Charles A. Manning, Jr. (Charlie) went home to be with the Lord on March 16, 2016. Charlie was born in Jackson, MS and graduated from Central High School. Following graduation he worked for a lumber company in Jackson for a few years. Also, during this time Charlie met and began courting his future wife, Virginia. The rest of his career was spent working for the Federal Housing Administration....
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Jason Bradley McNair

August 27, 1981 - March 13, 2016

Jason Bradley McNair, 34, passed away on Sunday, March 13, 2016 in Mobile, Alabama as a result of a car accident. Jason was born in Jackson, MS to Tony McNair and Cheryl Babb McNair. Visitation will be Thursday, March 17, 2016 from 12:00-2:00 pm at Lakewood Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm with burial to follow in Lakewood Memorial Park.Jason graduated from Terry High...
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William Johnson

December 19, 1929 - March 12, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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William Ralph Johnson

December 19, 1929 - March 12, 2016

William R Johnson Clinton William R. Johnson, 86, passed away Saturday, March 12, 2016. He was born on December 19, 1929 in Pensacola, FL. Graveside services will be held at Lakewood Memorial Park on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at 2:00 PM.Mr. Johnson served his country in the United States ARMY during World War II, the Korea War, and the Vietnam Conflict. He was preceded in death by his mother,...
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Julia F. Hurtt

October 5, 1932 - March 12, 2016

Julia F. Hurtt went to be with her heavenly father on Saturday, March 12, 2016 at 83 years of age. Visitation will be held at Lakewood Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 from 1:00-3:00 PM with a graveside service immediately following at Lakewood Memorial Park.She was predeceased by her parents; husband, Bobby F. Hurtt and 4 siblings. She is survived by six daughters and their husbands, 8...
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Jim Barron

September 18, 1961 - March 12, 2016

Dr. Jim Barron, 54, passed away on March 12, 2016. He was born on September 18, 1961 to the late, Mack and Mable Pugh Barron. Visitation will be on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 from 5:00 – 8:00 PM and on Thursday, March 17 from 9:00 – 11:00 AM at Lakewood Funeral Home. Funeral services be held on Thursday at 11:00 AM in the funeral home chapel. A graveside service will be held at...
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Maurice V. Brock

July 29, 1920 - March 10, 2016

Maurice Victor Brock, 95, died Thursday, March 10, 2016, at Brandon Court Nursing Center in Brandon. He was a native of Crystal Springs, but lived most of his adult life in Jackson. Most recently he was a resident of Flowood.He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Annette Baker Brock; two sisters, Myrtle Brock Fairchild and Alma Rae Brock Embry. He is survived by two nieces, Rebecca Embry...
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Curtis Haven Allday

December 12, 1953 - March 8, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakewood Memorial Park, JACKSON, MS.
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