J. L. Baggett
J. L. Baggett
  • October 9, 1934 - August 21, 2017
  • Mississippi

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J.L. Baggett, 82, of Poplarville, Mississippi, passed away Monday, August 21, 2017.

Mr. Baggett was born October 9, 1934 in Poplarville, MS. He was a carpenter and a member of Ford's Creek Baptist Church. He enjoyed the outdoors; spending time with his family; and was an Army National Guard veteran. He married the former Avis Cameron on August 18, 1972.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Thelma Varnado; his grandparents, J.F. Tyner and Ida Tyner; and one son, Mark Kevin Baggett.

Family members include his wife of 45 years, Avis Baggett; two daughters, Melody Pounds (Alfred Holden), Robin Bowman; one son, Robbie Baggett (Betty); fourteen grandchildren; twenty eight great grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.

Funeral services will be at FORD'S CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH, 2752 Ford's Creek Road, Poplarville, MS, 39470 on Friday, August 25, 2017 at 11:00 am. Rev. Bob Lee will officiate the service. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm on Thursday at the church and on Friday from 9:30 am until services.

White Funeral Home, (601) 795-4982