Marian L. McMillian

Published 8:30 pm Monday, August 5, 2019

Funeral services for Mrs. Marian L. McMillian will be Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at Brookhaven Funeral Home (894 Natchez Drive) in Brookhaven, Mississippi, at 2 p.m. with burial to follow in the Easthaven Cemetery. Bro. Randy Coker will be officiating the services with Brookhaven Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Visitation will be at Brookhaven Funeral Home Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, from 1 p.m. until the time of service at 2 p.m.

Mrs. McMillian, 96, of Jackson, Mississippi, (formerly of Brookhaven) passed from this life on Friday, Aug. 2, 2019, at River Oaks Hospital in Flowood, Mississippi.  She was born on Aug. 19, 1922, in St. Louis, Missouri. She was a member of The Episcopal Church of the Redeemer; served her country in the US Marines; worked for many years as a sales person at Stahl Urban; and enjoyed walking, gardening and babysitting. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend.

Preceding her in death were her parents; husband, Ray McMillian; and son, John “Mickey” McMillian.

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Survivors are her children, Debbie McMillian Jackson and husband Andy of Florence, Mississippi, Shari McMillian Mitchell and husband Greer of Flowood, Mississippi, and Ray McMillian and wife Melissa of Towson, Maryland; grandchildren, Ray McMillian, Jason McMillian, Mikki Jackson Plemons, Chip Jackson, Lindsey Mitchell, Christopher Mitchell and Whitney McMillian Willimann; nine great-grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.

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