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Hugh Belton Sr.

Services for Hugh Belton Sr., of Brookhaven, are 3 p.m.Saturday, Jan. 30, at St. James Missionary Baptist Church inBrookhaven with burial in Hillcrest Cemetery. R.E. Tyler FuneralHome is in charge of arrangements.

Visitation is Friday from noon until 8 p.m. at the funeral home,with family present from 7 until 8 p.m.

Mr. Belton, 81, died Jan. 25, 2010, at the Michael E. DeBakey VAMedical Center in Houston, Texas. He was born in Lincoln County onApril 19, 1928, to Odell Belton and Mamie Harrington Belton.

He was a self-employed barber for 45 years. He was a member U.S.Army veteran.

Preceding him in death were his parents, and his sister, MargaretFairman.

Survivors are his son, Hugh Belton Jr., of Duncanville, Texas; hisdaughters, Katrina Williams, of Pearland, Texas, and Brenda Belton,of Houston, Texas; his brother, James Belton, of Los Angeles,Calif.; his seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.