Billy Purvis
Billy Purvis
  • February 4, 1935 - December 20, 2017
  • Corinth, Mississippi

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Billy Purvis

Funeral service for Wilbur Lee "Billy" Purvis 82 is set for 2:00 pm Friday at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Lennis Nowell and Reed Swindle officiating.
Burial will be in the Forrest Memorial Park.

Family will receive friends Friday from 12:00 to service time.

Billy died December 20, 2017 at MS Care Center. He was born February 4, 1935 in Alcorn Co. MS. to the late Bill and Lucille Purvis. He was a member of Foote Street Church of Christ. He was a 1953 graduate of Corinth High School, were he played sports . He enjoyed coin collecting and spending time with his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his sister, Patsy Jobe; nephews Brent Jobe and Brad (Vonda) Jobe; Great nieces and nephews Madison (Bishop) Darby, Halle Jobe, Ian Jobe, Brendan Jobe; host of other family.

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Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home, Corinth, Mississippi.