Obituaries for Tuesday, April 15, 2008
Mizie White Leggitt
Services for Mizie White Leggitt, of Brookhaven, will be held at2 p.m. on Sunday, April 20, at Riverwood Family Funeral ServiceChapel.
Visitation is Sunday from noon until the time of theservice.
Mrs. Leggitt, 95, died April 11, 2008. She was born inBrookhaven on Oct. 25, 1911, to Palestine Lilly White and ArchibaldWhite. She was a resident of Brook Manor Nursing Home at the timeof her death.
In her lifetime, she held various jobs in factories, dressstores and restaurants. She worked for 19 years at El ChicoRestaurant during the time she lived in Shreveport, La.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her husbands, ClaudePell and Theodore Holman; her son, Hollis Pell; her brothers,Charlie White, Shelby White and Archie White Jr.; her sisters,Bertie Mae Clark, Glidie Johnson and Claudia Ruth Martin.
Survivors are her grandchildren, Karen Elizabeth Kuchinski andRebbecca Jane McCann; and her great-grandchildren, Jennifer McCann,Nicholas Steel Kuchinski, Melynda Rose Kuchinski and Robert GeraldKuchinski Jr.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American CancerSociety, Harmony Baptist Church or Southway Baptist Church.
Robin Renae Marler
Robin Renae Marler, of Brookhaven, died April 12, 2008, at herresidence. She was born on June 11, 1958, to Jimmy Kennedy andWanda Moore Kennedy.
She was disabled.
Survivors are her sons, Steven Kennedy and Shannon Nevels, bothof Brookhaven; her daughter, Jane-e Marler-Fore and husband DavidFore, of Wesson; her brothers, Robert Kennedy and James LeeKennedy, both of Gadsden, Ala.; and her three grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. WilliamsMortuary is in charge of arrangements.
Imbree Charles Richmond
Services for Imbree Charles Richmond, of Tylertown, will be heldat 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 17, at Southwest Event Center inTylertown with final dismissal at South Pleasant Hill MissionaryBaptist Church in Prentiss at 1:30 p.m., with burial in the churchcemetery. Bishop Walter J. Smith will officiate. Washington FuneralHome in Tylertown is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation is Wednesday from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. at WashingtonFuneral Home in Tylertown.
Mr. Richmond, 56, died April 11, 2008, at the University ofMississippi Medical Center in Jackson. He was born in Prentiss onAug. 29, 1951, to Sidney L. Richmond Sr. and Annie MaeMagee-Richmond.
He was a funeral director and the owner of Washington FuneralHome and an Allstate insurance agent with Bernard Green Insurance,Inc. He was a member of Tylertown First Baptist Church, where hewas an elder.
Preceding him in death were his parents; his brother, Sidney L.Richmond Jr.; and his sister, Calvia L. Richmond.
Survivors are his wife, Alice F. Richmond, of Tylertown; hischildren, Devoyce S. Gray, of New Orleans. La., Ambree K. Richmond,of Dallas, Texas, Charles L. Richmond, of Las Vegas, Nev., CrystalB. Richmond, of Tylertown, Psalmer K. Richmond, of Tylertown; hissister, Bertha Williams, of Bowie, Md.; and his sixgrandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the Richmond Youth Scholarship Fund,P.O. Box 172, Tylertown, MS 39667.