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Memories & Candles

“Madeline was my first cousin, the daughter of Lena Cain who was my father's sister. She had so many stories she told me of the Blackwood family's...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: Terry Blackwood - Franklin, TN

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2 of 20 | Posted by: Paul Padilla - Pascagoula, MS

“Just yesterday as I stood before a classroom of 40 middle school choir girls, I thought of my middle school self under the direction of Madeline Wood...Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: Jan (Irving) Bruening - Madison, MS

“I will always remember Madeline as a beautiful, proper, and outgoing lady. I loved her from the first time that I met her--the day she married my...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Homer Lindsay - Covington, LA

“After my husband, Charles, and I married, we lived in Ackerman, MS, where he was the Ackerman H.S. Band Director and I was the new music teacher. It...Read More »
5 of 20 | Posted by: Louise Stokes - McKinney, TX

“A sweet precious lady, Her music will be missed and she will be missed by everyone. ”
6 of 20 | Posted by: JoAnn Perry - Wichita, KS

“The last time I saw Madeline I was with Ty Cobb in Starkville. She and I talked about the fact that we were distant cousins. The three of us shared...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: Robert Prewitt - Gulf Breeze, FL

“Those of us who were fortunate enough to have her as our first music teacher truly received a solid basic education in music. She made really fine...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Rose Mary Porter - Jackson, MS

“Madeline was one of the sweetest, most godly women I've ever known, much like her mother, Lena. Precious memories! ”
9 of 20 | Posted by: Billy Blackwood - Gallatin, TN

“She was a sweet ladyI will always remember working with her Moore's drug store ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: Sherri King-denson - Memphis, TN

“She was such a precious person with wonderful talent that she gave to the Lord.s ”
11 of 20 | Posted by: Mary Ann Sykes

“She was truly a blessing to all who had the privilege to know her. In high school in Eupora her reputation for perfection preceded her along with a...Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: Patsy Hennessy - West Monroe, LA

“She will be missed so dearly. She was such a sweet soul, wonderful pianist and had a love for Christ, Enon church, children, and music.praying for...Read More »
13 of 20 | Posted by: Alicia Hayes - Grenada, MS

“Sending prayers for the family. She will be greatly missed. Ms. Madeline was a true angel and such a special lady. I always enjoyed her beautiful...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Christy Cobb Boykin - Mantee, MS

“So sorry to see this great lady leaving us. She was a true inspiration to me as s young person at AHS. Madeline was a music instructor without equal,...Read More »
15 of 20 | Posted by: Mike Melton - Brandon, MS

“Sammy, many prayers for you and your family. I have many sweet memories of Ms. Madeline, she was such a sweet lovely lady. May God bless you with his...Read More »
16 of 20 | Posted by: Amy Womack - Tupelo, MS - Friend

“I will be unable to attend Madeline's service but my heart will be there. I send my love and prayers for peace. I loved her very much as her student...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Keyland Tennyson - Ocean Springs, MS

“Madeline was such an inspiration in my life. Every time I was around her I gained so much from her spiritual insight. I will miss her. ”
18 of 20 | Posted by: Terry Blackwood - Franklin, TN

“I am so sorry for your loss. She was a dear precious lady and I always enjoyed our little talks we would have when she came to the bank. She will...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Beverly Vaughan - Ackerman, MS

“I owe her so much. She taught me much more than music. Special lady with a heart of gold! Loved her! ”
20 of 20 | Posted by: Paul Padilla - Pascagoula, MS

Madeline was born on June 26, 1931 and passed away on Wednesday, August 9, 2017.

Madeline was a resident of Ackerman, Mississippi.

Funeral Home
Coleman Funeral Home
9150 Highway 12 E Ackerman, MS 39735
Tel. (662) 285-6628