Florence Elizabeth Hughes Tyler

Published 9:19 pm Friday, February 12, 2010

Services for Florence Elizabeth Hughes Tyler, of McComb, are 2p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14, at Jones Family Funeral Services in McCombwith burial in Hollywood Cemetery.

Visitation will be Saturday from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral homewith visitation again on Sunday from noon until services at 2 p.m.at the funeral home.

Mrs. Tyler, 79, died Feb. 11, 2010, at Countrybrook Living Centerin Brookhaven. She was born July 4, 1930, in Natchez. She was thedaughter of the late Lucien Murray and Alcienie Smith Fitt.

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Mrs. Tyler was a member of the First Nazarene Church of McComb. Sheworked for McComb Manufacturing, Hodges Nursery and the EnterpriseJournal. She also received her GED at the age of 65. She was astrong lady and the best mother there was. She loved to fish andjust loved every body and never met a stranger.

Mrs. Tyler is preceded in death by her parents; step dad JacobFitt; two husbands, Prentiss Hughes and William Edgar Tyler; oneson Glenn Hughes; and one grandson Jimmy Dale Tyler Jr.

Survivors include her children Alfred Hughes, Paul Hughes, BrendaHughes, Prentiss “Alvin” Hughes, Jimmy Dale Tyler and TerriNettles; 14 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two greatgreat-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.