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Onice Tatum, age 95, passed away on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at Sunshine Health Care. She was born July 20, 1921 to Chester and Icie Hartgraves Goggins. She was a member of Harmony Baptist Church and retired from Brookwood Furniture Manufacturing. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Services will be at 3 PM on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at Browning Funeral Home Chapel in Pontotoc with Rev. Tommy Inmon and Rev. Charles Lock officiating; burial will follow in the Ecru Cemetery. Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include her three sons: Tommy Tatum and wife Mitzi, Wayne Tatum and wife Sylvia and Larry David Tatum; one sister: Mildred Lock; four grandchildren: Mitchell Tatum, Amy Ball, Leigh Woodard and Larry David Tatum, Jr.; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband: Robert E. Tatum; one sister: Ila Mae Dillard; two brothers: J.W. Goggins and Robert Goggins; a daughter-in-law: Laura Tatum and a granddaughter: Angela Marie Self.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 PM Tuesday and from 2 to 3 PM Wednesday at the funeral home.

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