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Irene Wilcher Rancifer

Services for Irene Wilcher Rancifer of Brookhaven are 11 a.m.Thursday, Nov. 18 at Mary’s Temple Church of God In Christ withburial in Siloam M.B. Church Cemetery. Williams Mortuary is incharge of arrangements.

Mrs. Rancifer, 63, died Oct. 24, 2004, in Brookhaven. She wasborn in Brookhaven on July 22, 1941, to David Wilcher Sr. and EsterMae Wilcher of Brookhaven.

She was retired and a member of Mary’s Temple Church of God InChrist.

Preceding her in death were her father; her husband; and twobrothers.

Survivors are her mother; her daughters, Linda Mustiful and herhusband, Samuel, of McCall Creek, Brenda Byrd and her husband,Billy Wilson, of Brookhaven; her sons, Carl Rancifer and his wife,Pat, of Hercules, Calif., Charles “Ken” Rancifer and his wife,D’Suana, of Antioch, Calif.; her stepsons, Herbert Butler Jr. andKelvin Butler, both of Brookhaven; her sisters, Estell Smith, andher husband, Charlie, of Oakland, Calif., Dorothy Culver and herhusband, Israel, of Wesson, Mary Bryant and her husband, Felix, ofBrandon, Beatrice Nichols and her husband, Bernard, JosephinePrice, Dinah Lewis and Elaine Wilcher, all of Brookhaven; herbrothers, Willie David Wilcher and his wife, Mae Ethel, DavidWilcher Jr. and his wife, Sarah, Larry Wilcher and his wife, Ann,all of Brookhaven, Elder Anthony Wilcher Sr. and his wife, Gladys,of McCall Creek, and Minor Lee Wilcher of Champaign, Ill.; 10grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; eight sisters-in-law; and ahost of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, other relatives andfriends.