Edna Montgomery McCaffery

Published 9:57 am Thursday, June 18, 2020

Services for Mrs. Edna Montgomery McCaffery are 1:30 pm Saturday, June 20, 2020, at Riverwood Family with burial at Freedom Church Cemetery, formerly known as Pleasant Ridge Pentecostal Church.

Visitation will be from 11:30 am until the time of the service, Saturday, at Riverwood.

Mrs. Edna Montgomery McCaffery, 83, of Wesson, MS. went to be with her Lord on June 16, 2020, at her home. She was born on July 29, 1936.

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Mrs. McCaffery was a homemaker and a member of Freedom Church.

After her morning cup of coffee, she enjoyed tending to her chickens and gardening. She made the best blackberry and blueberry jelly. Mrs. Edna loved her family and church family and spending time with them.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Robert “Snow” McCaffery; sons, Robert Danny McCaffery and Dennis Ray McCaffery; sister, Aline Montgomery; brothers, Freddie Montgomery, Gordon Montgomery, Robert Montgomery, Leroy Montgomery, Arthur Montgomery, Joe Montgomery, Ed Montgomery and William Montgomery; granddaughters, Rhonda Michelle Rushing and Felicia Marie Franklin; great-grandsons, Brady Delane Ford and Addison Snow Blackwell; great-granddaughter, Erica Lee Townsend and nephew, Kenneth Wayne Wallace;

Those left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Gail Thames and husband, David, Gayla Wardlaw and husband, David, Patricia Jenkins and husband, Bobby, and Blakely Lambert.

She is also survived by her brother, Bud Montgomery, and wife, Dena; sister, Julie Wallace along with eight grandchildren, Rebecca Tyler, Carl Franklin, Jennifer Ford, Dewayne Rushing, Robbie Blackwell, Gregory Blackwell; 23 great-grandchildren, eight great-great-grandchildren, and a host of and nieces, nephews and other family members.

Condolences and other information are available online at www.riverwoodfamily.com.