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.
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.