Sibyl Collums
Sibyl Collums
  • February 9, 1923 - June 3, 2017
  • Pontotoc, Mississippi

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Sibyl Collums, age 94, passed away on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at Sunshine Health Care. She was born February 9, 1923 to Code Swaim and Bessie Harmon Swaim. She was employeed with the Pontotoc County Superintendent of Education, the Sheriff's Department and the Tax Assessor's Office for 30 years. She was well grounded in her Christian faith, and was a dedicated member of Thaxton Baptist Church.

Services will be at 2:00 PM Monday, June 5, 2017 at Browning Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Glen Reeder officiating; burial will follow in the Guinn Cemetery. Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include her son, Butch Collums (Clarice) of New Albany, MS; a daughter-in-law, Beverly Collums of Pontotoc, MS; four grandchildren, Randa Jones (Bill), Toby Collums, Rusty Collums (Haylee), all of Pontotoc, MS, Andrea Myers of New Albany, MS; and seven great-grandchildren.

She married Jimmie Lee Collums in October, 1945. They had been married for 52 years at the time of his death in May 1997. She was also preceded in death by a son, Randy Collums, and two sisters, Inez Newell and Nita Walker.

Visitation will be Sunday from 5 to 8 PM and on Monday from 1:00 to 2:00 PM.

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