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Gilbert "Gil" Lomax, Sr, 83, Hernando, Mississippi died Monday, January 19, 2015 in Baptist Memorial Hospital - Desoto in Southaven, Mississippi.

Funeral services will be at WHITE FUNERAL HOME, 102 North 1st Street, Lumberton, MS, 39455 on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 11:00 am. Dr. Dean Register will officiate at the service. Burial will follow in Lumberton City Cemetery. The family will receive friends and have visitation one hour prior the funeral home.

Mr. Lomax was born November 14, 1931 in Caracas, Venezeula to Leighton Lafayette and Marie Leal Lomax, Sr. He is the retired president of Gil Lomax Insurance Companies in Oxford, MS; a United States Air Force Veteran; a member of Lumberton Masonic Lodge; and a Scottish Rite Mason. Gil was a loving father, faithful friend, and trusted member of his community that will be sorely missed by all who came to know him.

Survivors include five children, Jacqueline Marie Schorr of Bay Saint Louis, MS, Robbie Kay Lee of Picayune, MS, Gilbert Lomax, Jr. of Horn Lake, MS, Patricia Roxanne Gattis of Hernando, MS, Maxwell El Lomax of Harmontown, MS; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a host of extended family.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by two brothers, Leighton Lafayette Lomax, Jr., John Houston Lomax.

White Funeral Home, Lumberton (601) 796-2781.