Margarett I. Tyson
Services for Margarett I. Tyson of Brookhaven, formerly ofWesson, are 1 p.m., today at Brookhaven Funeral Home Chapel withburial in Beauregard Cemetery.
Mrs. Tyson, 97, died June 7, 2003, at Countrybrook LivingCenter. She was born on Sept. 17, 1905, to E.S. Conrad and Mary I.Edwards Conrad.
She was co-owner of Tyson Market. She was a member of WessonBaptist Church.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, Emmett F.Tyson; two brothers, J.L. Conrad and A.D. Conrad; and a sister,Grace Ward.
Survivors are her daughter and son-in-law, Dorothy and JamesJones of Wesson; her brothers, Warren Conrad of Oakland, Calif.,Milton Conrad of Bastrop, La., and Jack Conrad of Monticello, Ark.;her sister, Bessie Williams of Tulsa, Okla.; and her grandchildren,Keith Jones of Huntsville, Ala., and Regenia Granger ofHazlehurst.
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