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Mary Winstead Laird

Services for Mary Winstead Laird will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at Hebron Baptist Church in Little Rock, MS with Reverend Mike Powell and Reverend Gene Higginbotham officiating. Burial will follow in Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery with Stephens Funeral Home of Union in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Laird, 76, died at Rush Foundation Hospital on Friday, May 8, 2015. She was a longtime homemaker. She was member of Hebron Baptist Church where she served as pianist and later organist.
She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Billy Ray Laird; her daughters, Margaret Mott, Rita Murphy and her husband Bryan; her son, Kevin Laird and his wife Peggy; granddaughter, Emily Mott; brother, Zack Winstead and his wife Sue; sisters, Doris Mae Castleberry, Fay Fisher and husband Bill. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents Lester Hagan Winstead and Norma Pierce Winstead; two grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be: Hayes McMahan, Robert Smith, Woody Chaney, Quitman Jones, Junior Laird, Lamar Bradley. Honorary pallbearers will be: Danny Champion, Red McMahan, Kenneth Rowzee, Kenneth White, Billy Eshee.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, May 12, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.