Barbara Carlisle Rutledge

Published 10:08 am Friday, December 27, 2013

Funeral services for Barbara Carlisle Rutledge of Brookhaven are 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 28, at Harrigill Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Holly Springs Cemetery. Harrigill Funeral home is in charge of arrangements.

Visitation is Saturday from noon until 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mrs. Rutledge, 81, died Dec. 22, 2013, at Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center in McComb.

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She was born in San Antonio, Texas, on May 14, 1932, to Denon Carlisle and Vivian Harvill Carlisle.

She was a homemaker and a member of Heucks Retreat Baptist Church.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, James Glynn Rutledge Jr.; her brother, J.D. Carlisle; three sisters, Montee Rudder McEwen, Lina C. Brister, and Lois C. Barlow; and her daughter, Alma Grace Foster.

Survivors include her sons, James Glynn Rutledge of Wesson and Freddie Rutledge of Brookhaven; daughters, Deborah Sue Jackson and husband, Mark, of Willard, Mo., and Christina Tikirroglu and husband, Burchin, of New Mexico; brother, Kenneth Carlisle of Wesson; and sister, Theda C. Brister of Lincoln County; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.