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Obituaries for Monday, April 23, 2007

Nell Ford Day

Nell Ford Day, 100, of Clarksville, Tenn., died Monday, April 9,2007, in Clarksville.

Mrs. Day was born Dec. 25, 1906, in Lincoln County, to Charlesand Hettie Smith Burgess.

She was a graduate of Mississippi State Teacher’s College andtaught school for 25 years. She was a resident of Mississippi,including Hazlehurst, until six years ago, when she moved toClarksville and resided with her daughter and son-in-law.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Jack Ford and R. E.Day; one daughter, Virginia Ellzey; five brothers and threesisters.

Survivors are her daughter, Jackie Gill Kaiser and husband Gary,of Clarksville; her stepsons, Billy Day, of Jackson, and RandallDay, of Hazlehurst; her five grandchildren; and 11 greatgrandchildren.

Eva Nell Fuller

Services for Eva Nell Fuller, of Brookhaven, are 3 p.m. Tuesday,April 24, at Community Funeral Services with burial in BethelTemple Cemetery.

Visitation is Monday from 4 until 7 p.m. at the funeralhome.

Mrs. Fuller died April 21, 2007, at her residence. She was bornon July 14, 1922, to Daniel W. Hampton and Jestie ThamesHampton.

She was retired from Kellwood Manufacturing Co., in Monticello.She was a member of Bethel Temple Pentecostal Church.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husbands, Purvis W.Fuller and Clifton Brown; her grandson, Robert Wayne Fuller Jr.; agreat-granddaughter, Jenny Rebecca McGuffie; her brothers, WebbHampton and Artis Hampton; and her sisters, Audell Butler,LillieBelle Lambert and Oma Lee Rutland.

Survivors are her sons, Kenneth Earl Fuller and wife Martha, ofBogue Chitto, and Robert Wayne Fuller, of Brookhaven; herdaughters, Annelle McGuffie and husband Paul, of Bogue Chitto,Patsy Sullivan and husband Barry, of Monticello, and Brenda Griceand husband Donald, of Brookhaven; her brother, D.W. Hampton, ofRichland; her sisters, Christine Wilcox, of Richland and GenevaSmith, of Pearl; her nine grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren andone great-great-grandchild.

Pallbearers are Jamie Crane, Chase Crane, Ricky McGuffie, MattMcGuffie, Carey Pennington and Dale Pennington.

Honorary pallbearers are Brady Crane, Trey Jackson, PatrickJackson and Josh Pennington.

Dorothy Faye Manton

Services for Dorothy Faye Manton, of Brookhaven, are 11 a.m.Tuesday, April 24, at Riverwood Family Funeral Service Chapel, withburial in Riverwood Memorial Park.

Visitation is Monday from 6 until 9 p.m. at the funeralhome.

Mrs. Manton, 78, died April 21, 2007, at Aston Court in McComb.She was born in Carson on April 29, 1928, to Alton C. Brinson andVelma Broome Brinson

She was a homemaker. She was a member of Jackson Street UnitedMethodist Church, where she was a member of Alice CoulterCircle.

Preceding her in death were her parents and her husband, CecilL. Manton.

Survivors are her son, Ronald Brinson Manton and wife Terra, ofCumming, Ga.; her daughter, Beverly Manton Lowery and husbandMarvin, of Brookhaven; her brothers, Terry Brinson and HectorBrinson, both of Prentiss; her four grandchildren, fivegreat-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Memorials may be made to Jackson Street United Methodist Churchor Aston Court Retirement and Assisted Living in McComb.

Glendora Faye Carney Smith

Services for Glendora Faye Carney Smith, of Brookhaven, were 10a.m. Saturday, April 21, at Community Funeral Services Chapel, withburial in Wellman Cemetery in Brookhaven. The Rev. FloydHigginbotham officiated the memorial service.

Mrs. Smith, 77, died April 18, 2007, at King’s Daughters MedicalCenter. She was a resident of Silver Cross Home. She was born onSept. 4, 1929, to Abney Mathis Carney and Jerusha Mae Townsend.

She was a seamstress and inspector with Stahl-Urban, as well asseveral other companies in South Carolina for 24 years.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her sons, CalvinMichael and John Ricky Nordan; her brothers, Ed and James RalphCarney; and her sisters, Lou DeLamarre and Margaret Carney.

Survivors are her daughter, Margie Williams, of Bogue Chitto;her brothers, Kenneth Carney, of Memphis, Tenn., and Luther ErvinCarney, of Madison; her grandchildren, Angie and Charla Williams;her great-grandchildren, Kristian Burton, Kourtney Jones, and Tiaraand Monique Williams, of Brookhaven.