- August 2, 1935 - August 3, 2009
of Julius' Passing
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“SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. YOU ARE
IN OUR PRAYERS.
1 of 8 | Posted by: EVELYN ROWLEY MORRISON
“We mare so sorry for your loss. I was born and raised in McComb up until about 10 years ago. Dude was a real friend to everyone he came in contact...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Pete Carter - Bismarck, Arkansas
“Richard you and your family are in our prayers. Danney and Wanda Bullock
3 of 8 | Posted by: Danney Bullock - Summit, MS
“I'm so sorry for your loss. I remember watching Mr. Addison play that steel guitar when I was a kid.
You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
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4 of 8 | Posted by: Gail Boren Stafford
THANK,S FOR BEING SUCH A GREAT FATHER AND ALL THE THINGS YOU TAUGHT ME. THANK,S FOR THE LOVE YOU GAVE US ALL. I KNOW YOU LOVED EACH AND...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: RICHARD W ADDISON - SUMMIT, MS
“Our hearts go out to all of you.
Mr. Julius was one of the kindest
people I've ever known. We'll be keeping all of you in our prayers.
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6 of 8 | Posted by: Donna Conerly Maples
“Dear Aunt Betty:
So sorry to hear about Uncle Dude. We were just discussing him the other day and remembering all the times he and his band...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Joanie Golman - Summit, MS
“Our deepest, heartfelt sympathies goes out to this dear family at this time of sorrow. My family and myself have known the Addisons for many, many...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Dawn Stinson - McComb, MS
Julius 'Dude' Addison, 74, of Summit, died August 3, 2009 at his residence surrounded by his family and friends following a lengthy illness. He was born August 2, 1935 in Pike County. He was the son of Jewel and Myrtis Causey Addison. He was retired from Illinois Central Gulf Railroad where he was a bridge foreman. He was a member of New Heights Baptist Church.
Mr. Addison loved fishing and hunting with his friends and family. For many years, he played the steel guitar for local shows and the surrounding areas. He loved his church and unselfishly volunteered his time to the community and anyone who was in need. He was loved dearly by his family and friends and will be sorely missed.
He is preceded in death by his parents; three brothers and two sisters.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Golmon Addison of Summit; two sons, Richard W. Addison and Timothy Lynn Addison, both of Summit; three daughters, Donna Sundberg and husband, Thomas C. of Hattiesburg, Wanda Cox of Summit and Judy Whisenant and husband, Louie of Summit; five grandchildren, Teresa Pauline McKlemurry of Albertville, AL, Justin Wade Addison of Oxford, Alisha Cox Grable, Christy Noel Cox and Caleb Lee Addison, all of Summit; two great-grandchildren, Shane Baker of Albertville and Damian Christopher Grable of Summit and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation is Wednesday at Hartman-Sharkey Funeral Home in McComb from 5PM until 8PM and Thursday from noon until services at 2PM with Rev. Rick Kennedy officiating. Burial will be in Reeves cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Elliot Golmon, John Golmon, Roy Regan, Pete Dickerson, Rusty McCulley and Bill Clark.