Colleen Baggett
Colleen Baggett
  • June 26, 1933 - November 23, 2017
  • Rienzi, Mississippi

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Colleen Cooper Baggett, 84, passed away Thursday, November 23, 2017, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis. She was born June 26, 1933, to Elmer and Ruby Smith Cooper. She was a lifelong member of Rienzi Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School for 50+ years. Before retiring, she worked for Magnolia Regional Health Center for 22 years. She enjoyed visiting with her family and friends, sewing, cooking and reading her Bible.

A celebration of life service will be 2:00 P.M. Sunday, November 26, 2017, at Rienzi Baptist Church with Bro. Titus Tyre officiating, a eulogy delivered by Mollie Jo Potts. Burial will be in Gaston Cemetery. Services are under the direction of McMillan Funeral Home.

She is survived by two daughters, Regina (Bobby) Stanphill and Debi (Mike) Wojcik; three sons, Timothy (Janet) Baggett, Anthony Baggett and Trint (Missy) Baggett; one sister, Geraldine Sweeney; 11 grandchildren, Josh (Brooke) Stanphill, T.J. (Megan) Baggett, Alec Wojcik, Sydney Wojcik, Olivia (Jay) Vanderford, Caleb Baggett, Adam Baggett, Elijah Baggett, Savannah Baggett, Cole Baggett and Bella Baggett; and two great-grandchildren, Auria Vanderford and Ezra Vanderford.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Baggett; her parents; one sister, Betty Gayle Wallis; and one brother, Gary Cooper.

Pallbearers are her grandsons.

Honorary pallbearers are the Deacons of Rienzi Baptist Church.

Visitation will be Saturday from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. and Sunday from 1:00 P.M. until service time at the church.

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