Obituaries for Tuesday, September 5, 2006

Published 5:00 am Wednesday, September 6, 2006

Nathan Andrews Sr.

Services for Nathan Andrews Sr., of Centreville, are 1 p.m.Wednesday, Sept. 6, at Mount Olive Baptist Church in Centrevillewith burial in the church cemetery. Marshall Funeral Home is incharge of arrangements.

Visitation is Wednesday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at thechurch.

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Mr. Andrews, 62, died Sept. 3, 2006, at Fields MemorialHospital. He was born in Wilkinson County on March 11, 1944, toWillie Mae Thompson and Lee Thompson.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his grandparents,Violet and Ralph Andrews; and his brother, Wilbert Thompson.

Survivors are his wife, Robin Andrews, of McComb; his children,Angela Thibodaux, of Denver, Colo., Nathan Andrews Jr., and AnthonyAndrews, both of Centreville, Christopher Andrews, of St.Francisville, La.; his stepchildren, Nicole and Brandon Jones; hissister, Lessie Rogers; his seven grandchildren; his cousin; a nieceand two nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Patsy M. Brewer

Services for Patsy M. Brewer, of Brookhaven, are 11 a.m.Wednesday, Sept. 6, at Friendship Baptist Church in Brookhaven withburial in the church cemetery. Riverwood Family Funeral Service isin charge of arrangements.

Visitation is today from 5 until 10 p.m. at the funeralhome.

Mrs. Brewer, 56, died Sept. 3, 2006, at her residence. She wasborn on Nov. 30, 1949, to Raymond Cooper and Mattie M.Hunsucker.

She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church.

Preceding her in death were her father and her brother, DonaldCooper.

Survivors are her husband, Lloyd Brewer, of Brookhaven; her son,Timothy L. Brewer, of Jackson, her adopted son, Jeffrey Sugg, ofAustin, Texas; her daughters, Tammy L. Futagawa, of Wichita Falls,Texas, and Tina L. Barksdale, of Phoenix, Ariz.; her brother, BillyCooper, of Springfield, Mass.; her sisters, Margaret Finnemore, ofBrookhaven, Carolyn Provins, of Chandler, Ariz., Lynda Anderson, ofBillerica, Mass., and Joyce Kupiec, of Daytona Beach, Fla.; and hergrandchildren, Emily Futagawa, Joel Futagawa, Andrew Futagawa andCarter Barksdale; and her aunts, Helen Sadler and AlleneHunsucker.

Johnny McCaffrey

Services for Johnny McCaffrey, of Tomball, Texas, are 3 p.m.Wednesday, Sept. 6, at Riverwood Family Funeral Service Chapel withburial in Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery in Bogue Chitto.

Visitation is Wednesday from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. atRiverwood.

Mr. McCaffrey, 51, died Sept. 3, 2006, at his residence. He wasborn on April 5, 1955, to Johnny McCaffrey and Helen SmithMcCaffrey.

He was a business developer of UCT Coating, of Stuart, Fla. Hewas a member of the Baptist faith.

His father preceded him in death.

Survivors are his wife, Britta Schomberg McCaffrey; his sons,Patrick McCaffrey and Daniel McCaffrey, both of Tomball; hisstepdaughters, Betina Summer and Tonya Summer, both of Tomball; hissister, Kathy Bonnabel, of Brookhaven; his nieces and nephews,Emily Windmiller, of Rayford, N.C., and Van Bonnabel and AdamBonnabel, both of Brookhaven.

Memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church BuildingFund.

Alma Lee Wallace Rials

Services for Alma Lee Wallace Rials, of Brookhaven, are 2, Sept. 5, at Bethel Temple United Pentecostal Church inBrookhaven with burial in the church cemetery. Brookhaven FuneralHome is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Rials, 99, died Sept. 3, 2006, at Southwest MississippiRegional Medical Center. She was born in Lawrence County on June24, 1907, to Laney Wallace and Lizzie Creel Wallace.

She was a homemaker. She was a member of Bethel Temple UnitedPentecostal Church of Brookhaven. She was a loving wife, mother andgrandmother and she loved fishing.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, Marcus”Red” Rials; her two daughters, Helen Givens and Bobbie Beeson; hergranddaughter, Sue Boyte; her great-grandson, Hunter Williams; andher three brothers and four sisters.

Survivors are her sons, Joe Rials and wife Jo Ann, and NickRials, and wife Diane, all of Brookhaven; her daughters, BonnieBoyte and husband R.W., of New Albany, Von Dell Norton and husbandGrady, of Morton, and Veta Grenn and husband Edward, of BogueChitto; her brother, Kimble Wallace, of Monticello; her sister,Wickie Alexander, of Jayess; her 19 grandchildren, 37great-grandchildren, and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers are Mark Grenn, Bill Grenn, Johnny Rials, BuddyRials, Conway Givens and Darrell Parks.

Victoria Eloise Wilson

Services for Victoria Eloise Wilson, of Gastonia, N.C., areWednesday, Sept. 6, at in Gastonia. Costner Funeral Home inGastonia is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Wilson, 27, died Aug. 31, 2006. She was born in Brookhavenon July 11, 1979, to Patricia Williams and Walter Swington.

She was a member of Mt. Wade M.B. Church at an early age and wasan active member of the Tabernacle Baptist Church, where sheparticipated in junior choir, youth mission and youth usher board.She attended the Brookhaven Public School System and later, theGaston County School System in Gastonia. She graduated fromAshbrook High School in 1997 and was active in track andbasketball.

Preceding her in death were her maternal grandparents, L.C. andEloise Williams; her paternal grandparents, Vera Lee Hall, MaiseLee Butler and her father-in-law, Billy Gunnings.

Survivors are her husband, Tykeylan Wilson; her son, Tyler; herdaughters, Taylor and Kaylen; her mother, Patricia Butler, ofGastonia; her father, Walter Swington, of Brookhaven; her adoptivefather, Ivy Butler, of Gastonia; her sister, Geneva Butler, ofGastonia; her brothers, Issac Newton, of Gastonia, Darius LevanSwington and Sylvester Williams, both of Brookhaven; her sevennieces; her nephew; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, otherrelatives and friends.