Obituaries for Tuesday, September 19, 2006

Published 5:00 am Tuesday, September 19, 2006

Thelma Lee Gaylor

Services for Thelma Lee Gaylor, of Natchez, are 11 a.m.Thursday, Sept. 21, at Bible Way Pentecostal Church in Natchez withburial in Pine Hill Memorial Cemetery in Natchez. Marshall FuneralHome in Bude is in charge of arrangements.

Visitation is Wednesday from 4 until 6 p.m. at the church, andon Thursday from 9 a.m. until the time of the service.

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Gaylor, 47, died Sept. 15, 2006, at Baptist Hospital in Jackson.She was born in Natchez on Dec. 12, 1958, to David Bates Sr., andRosa Baker Bates.

Preceding her in death were her parents and her brother, PhillipL. Bates.

Survivors are her daughters, Latisha Tramaine Gaylor, ShontaLeShay Gaylor and Shakia Trinese Gaylor, all of Natchez; her son,Cedric Renard Gaylor Jr., of Natchez; her sisters, Regina Johnson,of Roxie, Linda Fletcher-Henyard, of Natchez, and Yvette Jackson,of Baltimore, Md.; her brothers, Pastor David Bates Jr., and WillieD. Bates Sr., both of New Orleans, La., Elder Elington Bates, ofRoswell, Ga., Joe Nathan Bates, of Waterford, Mich., and ElderKenneth Bates, of Meadville; her two grandchildren; her aunt and ahost of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Marlene Hoggatt

Services for Marlene Hoggatt, of Flowood, were today, Sept. 19,at Riverwood Family Funeral Service Chapel with burial in EasthavenCemetery in Brookhaven.

Mrs. Hoggatt, 62, died Sept. 16, 2006, at the University MedicalCenter in Jackson. She was born on Dec. 11, 1943, to John MartinClements and Mildred East Clements.

She was retired from her work as a retail shoe store manager.She was a member of Union Baptist Church in Picayune.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, Fred C.Hoggatt Jr., and her sister, Patsy Ann Blair.

Survivors are her son, Johnny Hoggatt, of Flowood; her daughter,Ginger H. Sheriff, of Picayune; and her grandchildren, AmberHoggatt and Matt Hoggatt, of Gulfport, and Jeniffer Sheriff, SarahSheriff and D’Shea Sheriff, all of Picayune.