Earnest Milton

Published 6:00 am Monday, November 24, 2003

Services for Earnest Milton of Brookhaven are 2 p.m., Wednesday,Nov. 26, at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Bogue Chitto withburial in the church cemetery.

Visitation is Tuesday from noon-7 p.m., with family present from6-7 p.m., at Tyler Funeral Home.

Mr. Milton, 59, died Nov. 19, 2003, at King’s Daughters MedicalCenter. He was born in Lincoln County on June 27, 1944, to GeorgeMilton and Ethelene Braxton Milton.

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He was employed at Delphi Packard Electric Systems inBrookhaven, and was an Army veteran. He was a graduate of EvaHarris High School, and attended Alcorn State University. He was amember of Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Bogue Chitto, wherehe served in the choir. He was a member of the Truck Club.

Preceding him in death were his father; a sister, LorethaTerrell; and his brother, Robert Milton.

Survivors are his mother, Ethelene Braxton Milton of BogueChitto; his daughter, Bridget Milton Sanders of Germany; and hissisters, Lena P. Rodriguez, Darlene Jackson and Glean Wells, all ofBogue Chitto, Lucille Underwood of Mass., and Linda K. Smith ofBrookhaven.