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James ‘Jim’ Walter Storey

Graveside services for James “Jim” Walter Storey, of Brookhaven,are 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 10, at New Sight Cemetery. CommunityFuneral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Storey, 79, died April 8, 2006, at King’s Daughters MedicalCenter. He was born on July 3, 1926, to Walter Wren Storey andMyrtis Foster Storey.

He was a mechanical engineer. He was a member of New SightBaptist Church, where he was a Sunday school teacher. He was agraduate of Louisiana State University School of Engineering. Hewas also a veteran of the Navy with service in World War II.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his sister, InezColeman; and his brother, Ed Storey.

Survivors are his wife, Byrd Baird Storey, of Brookhaven; hisdaughter, Mary Ann Brennan, of Vicksburg; his sisters, Bess Gruchy,of Florida, and Sue Weems, of Texas; his brothers, Albert Storey,of Gautier, and Charlton Storey, of Florida; and his sister-in-law,Mary Ann Baird.