Published 6:00 am Monday, November 2, 2009

Services for Mildred McCaffery Leggett, of Brookhaven, formerlyof Bogue Chitto, are 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, at Calvary BaptistChurch in Bogue Chitto with burial in the church cemetery.Brookhaven Funeral Home on Natchez Drive is in charge ofarrangements.

Visitation was 5 p.m. Friday at the church.

Mrs. Leggett, 80, died Oct. 29, 2009, at Haven Hall Health CareCenter in Brookhaven. She was born in Bogue Chitto on Aug. 19,1929, to Benny McCaffery and Lula Wallace McCaffery.

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She was a homemaker and former factory worker. She was a memberof Calvary Baptist Church.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, BarneyLeggett; her brothers, R.E. Russell, Homer and Jewell McCaffery; asister, Mary White; and a grandson, Shane Case.

Survivors are her sons, Jimmy Leggett and Johnny Leggett, bothof Bogue Chitto; a daughter, Brenda Case, of Bogue Chitto; herbrothers, Houston “Skeet” McCaffery, of Bogue Chitto, and Robert”Snow” McCaffery, of Wesson; a sister, Geraldine McCaffery, ofBogue Chitto; her four grandsons; and her sixgreat-grandchildren.