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Helen Hansford Stribling

Private graveside services for Helen Hansford Stribling ofBrookhaven are 11 a.m., Saturday, May 3, in Riverwood MemorialCemetery. Brookhaven Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Stribling, 95, died May 1, 2003, in Whitfield. She was bornin Arcadia, Fla., on Nov. 4, 1907, to Jesse Campbell Hansford andHarriet C. Smith Hansford.

She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Methodist Church inVicksburg.

Preceding her in death were her husband, James Harvey StriblingSr.; a son, Dr. James Harvey Stribling Jr.; her brother, BillHansford; and a sister, Julia Elwood.

Survivors are her son, Carl William Stribling of Vicksburg; hersister, Vera Peacock of Altha, Fla.; and six grandchildren andeight great-grandchildren.