Mozie Lee Rushing Fauver

Published 7:00 pm Friday, May 17, 2013

Funeral services for Mozie Lee Rushing Fauver of Brookhaven are 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 19, at Riverwood Family Funeral Service, with burial in Gum Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The Revs. Lonnie Case, Thomas Wicker and James Sanders will officiate.

Visitation is Saturday from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mrs. Fauver, 93, died May 16, 2013 at Countrybrook Living Center. She was born in Mississippi on Aug. 17, 1919 to Ben Rushing and Georgia Anna Rushing.

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She was the co-owner of Progressive Men’s Store and a member of Gum Grove Baptist Church.

Preceding her in death were her parents; husband, William Bryant Fauver; six brothers, Willie, Curtis, Elam, Claude, Richard and Frank Rushing; and three sisters, Janey Dixon, Myrtis Laird and Idell Blount.

Survivors are her son, Thomas “Toby” Fauver and wife, Patsy, of Brookhaven; daughters, Carolyn Hennington and husband, Pat, of Brookhaven, and Virginia Holder and husband, Gene, of McKinney, Texas; sister, Cleo Montgomery, of Natchez; seven grandchildren, George Hennington, Riche Hennington, Melissa Hensley, Robbie Gauthier, Julie Marquett, Brian Fauver and Kayla Fauver; 12 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Pallbearers will be George Hennington, Riche Hennington, Brian Fauver, Robbie Gauthier, Kagan Duffy and Mike Marquett. Honorary pallbearers are Jamison Fauver, Preston Hennington, Pete Dixon and Randy Rushing.

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