Robert Louis Calcote

Published 6:30 pm Thursday, November 4, 2010

Funeral services for Robert Louis Calcote, of Port Gibson, are11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 6, at New Hope United Methodist Church inLincoln County, with burial in the church cemetery. BrookhavenFuneral Home on Natchez Drive is in charge of arrangements.

Visitation is Friday at the funeral home from 4 until 8 p.m., andon Saturday at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of theservice.

Mr. Calcote, 64, died Nov. 2, 2010, at his residence. He was bornin Brookhaven on May 24, 1946, to Virgil Calcote and Genevieve CaseCalcote.

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He was a gas compressor specialist with Shell Oil Company for 36years. He worked with GS & I Water Association, and was curatorat Grand Gulf State Park for 12 years. He was a member of New HopeUnited Methodist Church.

Preceding him in death were his parents, and his sister-in-law,Glenda Calcote.

Survivors are his wife, Bobbie Case Calcote, of Port Gibson; hisdaughters, Jennifer Calcote, of Brookhaven, and Angie Calcote ofRidgeland; his brothers, Glen Calcote and Landon Calcote, both ofBrookhaven; his sister, Magruda Spillers, of Brookhaven; and hisgodchild, Ciara Venable, of Baton Rouge, La.

Donations may be made in Mr. Calcote’s honor to New Hope MusicFund; New Hope Nurture Group; or New Hope Quilting Group.