Obituaries for Tuesday, May 6, 2009
Mason Ray Allen
Services for Mason Ray Allen, of Sontag, are 2 p.m. Wednesday,May 6, at Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church with burial in thechurch cemetery. Brookhaven Funeral Home is in charge ofarrangements.
Visitation is Wednesday from 1 until 2 p.m. at the church.
The infant, 18 days old, died May 3, 2009, at the University ofMississippi Medical Center in Jackson. He was born in Jackson atthe University of Mississippi Medical Center on April 15, 2009, toSamantha Allen.
Survivors are his mother, Samantha Allen, of Sontag; agrandmother, Janet Allen, of Sontag; a great-grandmother, Anna LeeAllen, of Sontag; an uncle, Donovan Allen, of Sontag; and an aunt,Katie Torrez Allen, of Natchez.
Pearl Case Wilson
Services for Pearl Case Wilson, of Brookhaven, are 2 p.m.Tuesday, May 5, at Riverwood Family Funeral Service Chapel inBrookhaven with burial in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery inBrookhaven.
Mrs. Wilson, 86, died May 2, 2009, at King’s Daughters MedicalCenter in Brookhaven. She was born on Sept. 21, 1922, to JesseBruce Case and Ida Irene Lofton Case.
She was a homemaker. She was a member of Friendship BaptistChurch.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Jesse Bruce Case andIda Irene Lofton Case; her husband, Percy H. Wilson; her sixbrothers; and her two sisters.
Survivors are a daughter, Rhonda Wilson Ishee and husband, RayIshee, of Wesson; her two grandchildren, Brad Ishee and wife,Linda, of Madison, and Marci Kristen Ishee, of Brandon; her twogreat-grandchildren, Braden Walker Ishee and Christopher BryceIshee, of Madison; and numerous nieces and nephews.
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