August Marshall Sr.

Published 5:00 am Tuesday, June 1, 2004

Services for August Marshall Sr. of Roxie are noon Thursday,June 3, at Bethlehem Church in Hamburg with burial in the churchcemetery.

Visitation is Wednesday from noon until 5 p.m., at MarshallFuneral Home Chapel in Bude.

Mr. Marshall, 94, died May 29, 2004, at Franklin MemorialHospital. He was born in Hamburg on Aug. 10, 1909, to John Marshalland Hattie James Marshall.

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He was a retired sawmill worker. He was an Army veteran. He wasa member of Bethlehem Baptist Church, where he served as adeacon.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his wife, SarahMarshall; two sisters, Vertis O’Gwin and Amanda Williams; and fourbrothers, Jim Anderson, A.C. Marshall, Louis Marshall and AddisMarshall.

Survivors are his son, August Marshall Jr.; his granddaughters,Andrea T. Marshall Johnson and husband Walter of Dupo, Ill., andAshley E. Marshall of Hamburg; his great-grandson, Jaylan Johnsonof Dupo; his nieces, Roberta Dyer, Dorothy Thompson, BarbaraMarshall and Alice Jones, all of Natchez; his nephews, LouisMarshall of Alexandria, La., Addis Marshall Jr., John Marshall andRicky Marshall, all of Natchez; his special sons, Lee Thomas ofAlexandria, and Tommy Felton of Smokey Mountain, Ga.