Obituaries for Thursday, January 10, 2008
Georgia May Bullock
Services for Georgia May Bullock, of Bogue Chitto, will be heldat 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 12, at Mars Hill Missionary BaptistChurch in Ruth with burial in the church cemetery. WilliamsMortuary is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation is Friday from 1 until 6 p.m. at the funeralhome.
Mrs. Bullock, 78, died Jan. 4, 2008, at her daughter’s residencein McComb. She was born in Lincoln County on July 5, 1929, toGeorge May and Rosie May.
She was retired. She was a member of Mars Hill M.B. Church.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, GeorgeBullock Sr.; her sons, Eugene Bullock and George Bullock Jr.; hergranddaughter, Rose Marie Bullock; her sisters, Lucy Wallace andMary Lee Seals; and her brothers, Willie May, Lee May, Riley May,Roosevelt May, Eugene May, Robert May, Jefferson Davis May, SimmieMay and A.D. May.
Survivors are her sons, Robert Bullock and wife Rose, of BogueChitto, Earnest Bullock and wife Brenda, of McComb, Dennis Bullockand wife Diane, of Summit, David Newson, of Bogue Chitto, andHersey Newson, of Faribault, Minn.; her daughters, Frances Wheelerand husband Tyree, of Jayess, Katie Turner and husband Johnny,Evonne Bullock and JoAnn Russell, all of McComb, and RosettaBullock, of Summit; her brother, Hezekiah May, of Milwaukee, Wis.;her 38 grandchildren, 71 great-grandchildren, and sixgreat-great-grandchildren.
Lillie Pouns Dickerson
Services for Lillie Pouns Dickerson, of McComb and formerly ofBogue Chitto, will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 11, at JonesFamily Funeral Services in McComb with burial in HollywoodCemetery. The Revs. Bob Lynch and Mike Alexander willofficiate.
Visitation is Thursday from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home,and on Friday from 1 p.m. until the time of the service.
Mrs. Dickerson, 69, died Jan. 8, 2008, at her residence. She wasborn on Sept. 11, 1938, in McCall Creek to John Wesley and MaryPrudence Chisholm Hart.
She was a homemaker and a member of Arlington BaptistChurch.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her first husband,Houston I. Pouns; and her second husband, Horace Dickerson.
Survivors are her son and daughter-in-law, the Rev. Donald andJanice Pouns, of Crystal Springs; her daughters and sons-in-law,Mary and Bruce Forshee, of Bogue Chitto, and Annette and DavidStanford, of McComb; her brothers, Odom Wesley “Sugar Boy” Hart, ofSmithdale, and Jesse Marion Hart, of Columbia; her sisters, Ida RayStout, of Smithdale, and Mildred Inez Summerall, of Liberty; hergrandchildren, Victoria Forshee, of Bogue Chitto, and Patrick RayMorris and wife Robin, of Magnolia; her special friends, Dr.Burnett Hanson and Dr. Anthony Adeosun; numerous nieces andnephews; her resident family and staff at Timber Ridge Apartmentsand the staff at Community Hospices of America.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 130Livingston Lane, Jackson, MS 39213, or the American LungAssociation of Mississippi, P.O. Box 2178, Ridgeland, MS39158-2178.
Services for Gloria Mayberry, of Wesson, will be held at 2 p.m.on Friday, Jan. 11, at Community Funeral Services with burial inCline Cemetery in Wesson.
Visitation is Thursday from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeralhome.
Mrs. Mayberry, 50, died Jan. 9, 2008, at King’s DaughtersMedical Center. She was born on July 3, 1957, to Clyde Hutchinsonand Georgia Lee.
She was a mother and housewife. She was a member of the Baptistfaith.
Preceding her in death were her mother and brother, DaleHutchinson.
Survivors are her father; her husband, Brian Mayberry Sr., ofWesson; her son, Brian Mayberry Jr., of Rockport; her daughters,Cassie Brand, of Vicksburg, and Mattie Mayberry, of Port Gibson;her brothers, Johnny Hutchinson and Danny Hutchinson, both ofGeorgia; her sister, Barbara Loyd, of Florence; and her fivegrandchildren.