Annie Pearl Adams Moak
Funeral services for Annie Pearl Adams Moak, of Summit, will be Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, at Brookhaven Funeral Home (Natchez Drive) at 11 a.m. with burial to follow in the Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery in Bogue Chitto. Bro. Wayne Moak, Bro. Eric Moak and Bro. Matt Gazaway will officiate.
Visitation will be Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, from 5 until 8 p.m. and Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 from 9 a.m. until time of services at the funeral home.
Mrs. Moak, 84, died Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at her residence with her loving family by her side. She was born April 8, 1933 in Lincoln County, to Doc and Mattie Smith Adams. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a stay-at-home mom who raised her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren in a godly way. Her table was always full of fresh vegetables. She never said a word about how many extra friends that her children brought home at suppertime. She always enjoyed the time on Sunday when all her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren came to her house for lunch. She loved gardening. Her family and friends will dearly miss her. She was an active member of Bethel Baptist Church in Bogue Chitto for more than 60 years.
Preceding her in death were her parents; an infant son; three brothers, Red Adams, Buck Adams and Oscar Adams; two sisters, Evelyn Adams Hodges and Dones Adams Smith; great-grandson, Arrington Michael Wilson; and grandson-in-law, Hank Moore.
Survivors are her husband of 66 years, George Preston Moak; three sons and daughters-in-law, Dickie and Patricia Wallace Moak of Bogue Chitto, Earl and Jean Crosby Moak of Bogue Chitto, and Joel and Barbara Ward Moak of Wesson; two daughters and sons-in-law, Pam and Noland Alexander of Summit, and Stacey and Chuck Davis of Bogue Chitto; 14 grandchildren and spouses, Bradly and Bridget Moak Cade, Adam and Renee Moak, Michael and Lana Moak Morris, Ryan and Randi Moak Richardson, Eric and Misty Moak, Jason and Jodi Moak LeBlanc, Luke and Amanda Moak, Todd and Katelyn Davis, Bradi Davis, Dara Moak, Kaitlin Moak, Jedd and Heather Moak, Mattie Alexander Wilson and Nikki Alexander Moore; 16 great-grandchildren, Brandon, Brent and Brooke Cade, Elizabeth and Ethan Morris, Max Richardson, Malaine, Maddie, Austin, Alex, Brayton and Brylee Moak, Bryce and Jon Bowen LeBlanc, Ardynn Wilson, and Brody Moore; two brothers and wives, John and Hilda Adams of Petal, and Ed and Wanda Adams of Arkansas; two sisters and husbands, Eugene and Sue Adams Moak of Summit, and Rose Adams Sterling of Bogue Chitto; two brothers-in-law and wives, Jerry and Betty Sue Smith of Wesson, and Tom and Willa Moak of Bogue Chitto; one sister-in-law, Frances Blackwell Adams of Baton Rouge; and a host of nieces, nephews, neighbors, friends and church family.
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