Published 6:00 am Monday, February 9, 2009
Services for Aileen Brumfield, a lifelong resident of BogueChitto, are 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 8, at Hartman-Sharkey Funeral Homewith burial in Montgomery Cemetery. The Revs. Mike McKee and JohnThomas will officiate.
Visitation is Sunday from 1 p.m. until the time of the serviceat the funeral home.
Mrs. Brumfield, 85, died Feb. 5, 2009, at Southwest MississippiRegional Medical Center in McComb after a sudden illness culminatedin heart failure. She was born in Lincoln County on Aug. 8, 1923,to Harvey Posey and Lemmie Watts Posey.
She was a homemaker. She was a member of Montgomery BaptistChurch and a former associate of Town and Country Shop in Summit.She was a lady that loved visitors and loved her yard flowers. Shewas a loving mother and grandmother and enjoyed following herchildren and grandchildren’s activities.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her daughter, VickieJoy Brumfield; her sister, Ruby Posey Moak; her brothers, WalterDay Posey and Paul Harvey Posey; and her sister-in-law, Helen B.Hartfield.
Survivors are her husband of 66 years, Clifton Gordan Brumfield,of Bogue Chitto; her daughters, Gail Lynn Brumfield, of McComb, andBonnie Ruth Cook and husband, Albert Ross Cook, of Bogue Chitto;her granddaughters, Lemmie Ruth Johnston Anderson and husband,Jason, of San Diego, Calif., and Katelyn Nicole Johnston, of BogueChitto; a grandson, Ernest Clifton Johnston, of Bogue Chitto; hersister, Ruth Posey Keen, of McComb; her brother-in-law, HylandBrumfield, of Bogue Chitto; one nephew; eight nieces; numerousgreat-nieces and great-nephews; and other friends andrelatives.
Pallbearers will be Richard Moak, Charles Fortenberry, GregHoggatt, Steven Moak, Keith Johnston and Craig Fortenberry.
Memorials may be sent to American Cancer Society, 130 LivingstonLane, Jackson, MS 39213, or March of Dimes, Mississippi Chapter, 10River Bend Place, Suite 10, Flowood, MS 39232.
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