Lyla Hussey Holmes
Lyla Hussey Holmes
  • January 7, 1937 - October 15, 2017
  • Corinth, Mississippi

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Lyla Hussey

Celebration of life service for Lyla Faye Hussey, 80 is set for 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Theo Holness Church with Bro. Ronald Wilbanks and Bro. Junior Dixon officiating. Burial will be in Forrest Memorial Park.

Lyla Faye died October 15, 2017 at her residence. She was born January 7, 1937 in Alcorn Co. to the late Orlando and Lovie Dixon. She was a member of Theo Holness Church and was a homemaker. She enjoyed sewing, crafting and spending time with her family.

Preceded in death by her husband, Elbert Hussey; parents; granddaughters, Kimberly Kenner, Amanda Shaw;, grandson, Weston Willams; brother, David Dixon, son-in-law Larry "Rosco" Hearn; sister-in-law Barbara Dixon.

She is survived by her son Timothy Hussey; daughters, Carolyn Hearn, Brenda (Jerry) Shaw; brother, R.L. Dixon, Harold Dixon, Junior (Bonnie) Dixon; grandchildren Scotty Shaw, James Gray, Shellie Bradley, Shannon (Rodney) Gates, Nathan Flynn, Brittanie (Chad) Fletcher; great grandchildren Hunter Shaw, Chase Shaw, Kayla Gray, Autumn Gray, Ian Gates, Karley Fletcher, Raydence Flynn, Chase Colon; great great grandchildren Kadence Crawford, Jackson Crawford, Breezie Harvey, Hayden Harvey; host of other family and friends.

Pallbearers Chad Fletcher, Nathan Flynn, James Gray, Rodney Gates, Scotty Shaw, Dan Wofford.

Family will receive friends Tuesday from 5:00 to 9:00 and Wednesday from 11:00 to service time at Theo Holness Church

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