Doyle Cothern Jr.

Published 5:00 am Tuesday, May 24, 2005

Services for Doyle Cothern Jr., of Enon, are 2 p.m. Wednesday,May 25 at Catchings Funeral Home in McComb with burial in EnonCemetery.

Visitation is today from 4-8 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 am.until 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mr. Cothern, 78, died May 22, 2005, at his residence. He wasborn in Walthall County on Aug. 5, 1926, to Jasper N. Cothern andFlora Inez Dunaway Cothern.

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He was a retired utility worker for Haspel and McCombManufacturing. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War. He was amember of the Baptist faith.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his wife, Irene BoydCothern; one brother, Knox Cothern; and a sister, KatherineAnderson.

Survivors are his three sisters, Loe Gene Roberts, of Summit,Willie Ann Lang, of Fernwood, and Josephine Cothern, of McComb;three brothers, Bobbie Cothern, of Beaumont, Texas, CrossieCothern, of Biloxi, and Fairley Cothern, of Vidor, Texas; andnumerous nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Hospice Ministries, 397 Brookhaven St.,Brookhaven MS 39601.