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John Plummer Brady

Funeral services for John Plummer Brady of Brookhaven were 2 p.m. on Monday, July 1, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Red Star Ward, with burial in the church cemetery. Brookhaven Funeral Home on Natchez Drive was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Brady, 83, died June 28, 2013 at King’s Daughters Medical Center.

He was a native of Lincoln County, but enjoyed traveling and camping. He was an entrepreneur, and he and his wife, Bernie, opened their own flower and antique shop in Meraux, La.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Bernadine Savoca; sons, Kevin Brady and Grant Brady; daughter, Kathy Priest; parents, John Daniel and Annie Strong Brady; and brother, James Nathan Brady.

Survivors are his sons, Larry Brady and wife, Betty, of Brookhaven, Mike Brady of Brookhaven and Scott Brady and wife, Joy, of Picayune; daughter, Patricia Huaptman and husband, Gary, of Chalmette, La.; his former wife, Dorothy Britt Hamrick; and children, Val Landry, Marie Jas and husband, Gabe, Cathy Peciulis and Henry Fourmaux; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.