Willard Blackwell Stanley

Published 6:00 pm Thursday, September 29, 2011

Funeral services for Willard BlackwellStanley, of Brookhaven, are 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1, atRiverwood Family Funeral Service, with burial in EasthavenCemetery.

    Visitation is Saturday from 9:30 until 10 a.m. at the funeralhome.

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    Mrs. Stanley, 98, died Sept. 26, 2011, at Silver Cross NursingHome. She was born in Louisiana on Sept. 10, 1913, to James Edgarand Margaret Lambert Blackwell.

    She was a retired bookkeeper for Stanley Service Station and amember of First Baptist Church Brookhaven.

    Preceding her in death were her parents; and her husband, WilliamHenry Stanley.

    Survivors are her cousins, John Allen Blackwell, Rippley Waller,and Madelyn Graham; and a host of other relatives.

    Memorials may be sent to First Baptist Church, 200 East MonticelloSt., Brookhaven, MS 39601; or to the Hospice Ministries: 397Brookhaven St., Brookhaven, MS 39601.

    To express your thoughts to the family, you may visitriverwoodfamily.com and click on her name to leave a comment.