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Patsy Lain Wilkins Pepper

Patsy Lain Wilkins Pepper, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. LouieWilkins, of Brookhaven, passed away in Henderson, Nev., after along battle with cancer.

Patsy was a graduate of Brookhaven High School, band member andmajorette.

She attended Ole Miss and was affiliated with Kappa Delta. Shealso attended the University of Dallas.

Preceding her in death was her sister, Lisa Wilkins Assink, whoshared the same birthday and the same wedding day in a doublewedding; her beloved grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Louis McLain; heruncle, Dr. Jim McLain, formerly of Tylertown and Jackson.

She is survived by her son, Patrick Louis Pepper, of Henderson;her parents, Dr. and Mrs. Louie Wilkins, of Brookhaven; hersisters, Lindy Wilkins Sullenberger and husband Jack, of Jackson,and Louana Wilkins, of Senatobia; one nephew, Joey Assink; and fournieces, Emily Diane Haley and husband Joe, of Denham Spring, La.,Alison and Anna Sullenberger, of Denver, Colo., and AmySullenberger, of “Ole Miss” and Jackson; her dear godmother, HelenHawk, of Clinton; her cousins, Stanley and Donna McLain, ofHattiesburg, Richard McElhaney, of Mobile, Ala., Mike McElhaney, ofPascagoula, and Greg and Bob Wilkins, of Jackson.

Visitation will be at Riverwood Family Funeral Service onSunday, Oct. 15, 2006, from 3:30 until 6:30 p.m. A memorialgraveside service at Riverwood Memorial Park will be Monday, Oct.16, 2006, at 1 p.m. for the family.

Memorials may be given to Faith Presbyterian Church,Brookhaven.