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Martha Peterson Widman

Services for Martha Peterson Widman of McComb are 2:30 p.m.,Monday, March 29, at Catchings Funeral Home Chapel in McComb withburial in Magnolia Cemetery.

Visitation is Monday from 9:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., at thefuneral home.

Mrs. Widman, died March 26, 2004, at Liberty Community LivingCenter. She was born to Walter Peterson and Callie Neves DickersonPeterson.

She was a member of J.J. White Memorial Presbyterian Church.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, BillWidman; two sisters and five brothers.

Survivors are her children, Julia Widman Beard of McComb, OlgaWidman Hawley of Lafayette, La., and William C. Widman ofBirmingham, Ala.; a sister, Betty Peterson Laird of Groves, Texas;a brother, Larry Milam Peterson of Smithdale; and fivegrandchildren, Bill Hamrick, Kevin Hawley Hester, Patrick Hawley,Will Widman and Taylor Widman.

Pallbearers will be Silvo Cesario, Barry Dillard, Norman GillisJr., Paul Hawley, Steve Hester and Larry Peterson. Honorarypallbearers will be Dr. Henry Lewis, Dr. Tom Mayer and MarcButler.

Memorials may be sent to Liberty Community Living Center,Activities Fund, P.O. Box 676, Liberty, MS 39645.