(As published Dec. 13, 2007)
ACCARDI -Norma Jean, 76, Olive Branch.
ACTON - Florence, 95, of Memphis.
BAILEY - Tammy Jean, 44, Southaven.
CADILLIC - Evelyn Young, 75, Hernando.
CAVALLO - Angelo J. "A.J.", 81, Olive Branch.
COLLIER - Roy T., Sr., 80, Memphis.
CULVER - Cleveland "Nicky Wayne", 60, Oakland.
DYE - Norfleete Ellis, 90, Olive Branch.
EMBREY - Herbert, 78, Southaven.
FERGUSON - Eula Lee "Dutch", 86, Coldwater.
GALES - Willie "Red", 83, Hernando.
GRIFFIN - Roland Rex, 69, Olive Branch.
GRISSOM - Johnny Q., 76, Hernando.
HAGEMAN - Victor Clarence, 65, Southaven.
HARDIN - Brenda Elizabeth Maxey, 57, Olive Branch.
HARDRICK - Aaron Jamal, 14, Southaven.
JAMES - Bessie M. Rayburn, 78, Lake Cormorant.
KENNEDY - Jerry E., 67, Hernando.
LEBLANC - Paul, 43, Hernando.
MCMURTREY - Merel Kirkpatrick, 83, Southaven.
MORRIS - Glenn, 73, Southaven.
O'SULLIVAN - Thomas W., 74.
POOL - Helen Ruth Earnheart, 55, Olive Branch.
PURSER - Kenneth E. "Kenny", Sr., 64, Nesbit.
REEVES - Doris, 81, Olive Branch.
THORTON - Devin Terrell, 13, Southaven.
TUCKER - Carolyn, 61, Olive Branch.
WILLIAMS - Lucille May, 86, Horn Lake.
ACCARDI -Norma Jean, 76, Olive Branch, passed away on Dec. 6, 2007, at the St. Francis Hospital. She was employed at Gordon's Transport and also retired from McKesson Drugs. Her visitation was on Friday from 5-8 p.m. at the Family Funeral Care on Summer Avenue. She had a service at 2 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home. Burial followed in Memphis Memory Gardens. She is preceded in death by her daughter, Sharon Caesar. She is survived by two daughters, Sandy (John) Stacy and Ginger Vaillencourt, both of Olive Branch; five grandchildren and one great-grandson. Memorial contributions may be sent to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or the American Cancer Society.
ACTON - Florence, 95, of Memphis, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007. Acton, the widow of Charles F. Acton, is survived by two daughters, Margaret Underdown (Richard) of Collierville and Charlotte Johnson of Hernando; two sons, Charles Fred Acton, Jr. of Olive Branch and Woodie Acton (Mary) of Collierville; one sister, Mattie Cox of Ripley, Tenn.; eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She was a member of First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Olive Branch. Visitation was 12-1 p.m., Monday, with services following at 1 p.m., both at Forest Hill Funeral Home Midtown. The family requests that any memorials be sent to the charity of the donor's choice.
BAILEY - Tammy Jean, 44, Southaven, passed away Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto after a long illness. She was a former nurse and then worked for her family business at T& B Truck Repair in Southaven. She is a member of Colonial Hills Baptist Church. She is survived by her son, Philips Williams of Lake Cormorant; daughter, Haley Bailey of Southaven; parents, Tom and Polly Smith of Lake Cormorant; brother and sister, Bubba (Thomas) and Angela Smith of Southaven; nephew and niece, T.J. and Kayla Smith of Southaven. Arrangements are being handled by Twin Oaks Funeral Home, 290 Goodman Road East, Southaven, 38671. Visitation was from 1-2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007, with funeral services immediately afterward.
CADILLIC - Evelyn Young, 75, Hernando and Kingston, Mass., passed unexpectedly on November 22, 2007. She was 75. Evelyn was a fun loving spirit who gave her children the priceless gift of knowing how to face adversity and hardship with a positive attitude, and the strength to persevere. She will be deeply missed, but her family will celebrate her life and the compassionate spirit she passed to each of them. Evelyn was predeceased by her first husband, Warren Douglas Young, Sr., who passed in 1960. Evelyn is survived by her loving husband of 35 years, Joseph Cadillic, of Kingston, Mass.; her seven loving children, Sandra Hooten of Hernando; Thomas Young of Statesville, N.C.; Donna McAbee of Higganum, Conn.; Warren Douglas Young, Jr. of Pt. St. Lucie, Fla.; John Young of Hickory, N.C.; Donna Potrykus of Kingston, Mass., Joseph Cadillic, Jr. of Brighton, Mass.; and her 12 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, at the Longstreet United Methodist Church in Memphis.
CAVALLO - Angelo J. "A.J.," 81, Olive Branch, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007. He was a U.S. Army veteran, member of V.F.W. and a certified pilot. He was of the Catholic faith. Cavallo is survived by one daughter, Patricia Taber; one son, Vince Cavallo; two sisters, Mary Babich and Margaret Wilder; six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren. Visitation was Saturday, Dec. 8 from 3-6 p.m. and the Rosary was said at 4 p.m. at Brantley Funeral Home in Olive Branch. The funeral service was Monday, Dec. 10 at 10 a.m., with interment afterward at Memory Hill Gardens in Memphis. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or Alzheimer Association.
COLLIER - Roy T., Sr., 80, died at his home in Memphis on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2007. He leave his wife of 61 years, Mary E. Collier; 2 sons, Roy T. Collier, Jr. of Olive Branch and Lee Collier of Nesbit; 3 grandchildren and families; and 3 great-grandchildren. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of WW II and a retired Jouneyman Plumber, Local #17. Collier enjoyed hobbies of woodworking, stained glass and square dancing, where he was the caller for 2 clubs in his earlier years. Funeral services were held at 3 p.m., Friday Dec. 7, 2007, at Brantley Funeral Home in Olive Branch, with visitation held at 1:30 p.m. Interment will follow in Blocker Cemetery.
CULVER - Cleveland "Nicky Wayne", 60, Oakland, had his homecoming on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at 11:45 a.m. at St. Francis Hospital, Bartlett, T. He was preceded in death by his mother, Dora Pinkham, sons, Joe L. Ragland and William O. "Billy" Robertson and sister, Alice Pickham. He served in the United State Army during Vietnam. He had a visitation on Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Family Funeral Care on Summer Avenue. His service was on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial followed in Memorial Park with Military Honors. His is survived by his wife of 24 years, Betty Ann Culver, three sons, Mark Culver of Byhalia, Michael (Debbie) Culver of Olive Branch, and Randy (Melissa) Ragland of Albany, Ga., two daughters, Deborah Robertson and Heather Ragland of Albany, Ga.; 10 grandchildren, Courtney, Dalton, Natilie Culver, all of Byhalia, Alan Culver, Julia and Jill Culver of Olive Branch, Joshua and Matthew Ragland of Bartlett, Jennifer Warden of Nashville, Dylan and Lindsey Ragland, Brad Robertson, Bartlett, Bill Robertson of Birmingham, Ala.; one brother, Bubba Pinkham, one great-grandson, Jase. Memorial contributions may be sent to the Memphis Cancer Center Foundation, 8000 Wolf River Blvd, Suite 100, Germantown, TN 38138.
DYE - Norfleete Ellis, 90, Olive Branch, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2007, at her home. She was a lifelong member and Elder at Bethel Presbyterian Church, and a member of the Presbyterian Women. Dye, the widow of Clifford Dye, leaves a daughter, Jan Denman; two sons, Raymond and Daryl Dye; five grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation was Friday, Dec. 7, from 6-8 p.m. at Brantley Funeral Home in Olive Branch. Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8 at the funeral home, with interment to follow in Bethel Cemetery. Memorial gifts may be made to Bethel Presbyterian Church or to the charity of the donor's choice.
EMBREY - Herbert, 78, Southaven, retired truck driver for Pat Salmon and Sons, died Friday, Dec. 7, 2007, at his home. Embrey was born May 1, 1929, in Coldwater, was a member of Coldwater United Methodist Church, and was an army veteran. Graveside service was held Saturday, Dec. 8 at 10 a.m. at Twin Oaks Memorial Gardens in Southaven. Twin Oaks Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements. He leaves his wife of 55 years, Barbara T. Embrey of Southaven; five sisters, Bertha McElroy of Orange Park, Fla., Thelma Bailey of Independence, Vera Scruggs of Independence, Margaret Sowell of Hernando, and Bobbie Jean Langston of Splendora, Texas; nine nephews; and 18 nieces.
FERGUSON - Eula Lee "Dutch," 86, Coldwater, passed away Dec. 6, 2007, at Senatobia Convalescent Center in Senatobia after a short illness. Services were held Saturday, Dec. 8 at 10 a.m. at the Hickory Grove Baptist Church in Coldwater where she was a member, with burial following in Mt. Zion Cemetery in Independence, Miss. Visitation was held Friday, Dec. 7 from 6-9 p.m. at Pate-Jones Funeral Home in Senatobia. Ferguson was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband Leslie Correll Ferguson. She is survived by a daughter, Claire Ferguson of Germantown; three sons, Joel L. Ferguson of Lebanon, Tenn., Kenneth C. and Johnny Ferguson, both of Coldwater. She leaves six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. The family requests any memorials be sent to the Hickory Groove Baptist Church in Coldwater.
GALES - Willie "Red", 83, Hernando, retired from Alumax, passed away Friday, Dec. 7, 2007, at Delta Medical Center. The family will receive friends Thursday, from 5-8 p.m. Funeral services will be Friday, at 1:00 p.m. at West Oak Grove Church of Christ. Interment at Greenview Cemetery. Gales was preceded in death by his wife, Bessie Gales. He leaves his daughters, Barbara Newberry, Marie Gales Knight, Christine Gales, Veletha Powers (Clyde), Verlinda Miller (Frankie), Porcha Crutcher (Morris), and Melissa Taylor (David); sons, Willie Lee Gales, Jr. (Betty), Litdell Gales (Lucille), B.W. Gales (Ethel), and Alex James; his broher Sylvester "Jim" Gales; and a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
GRIFFIN - Roland Rex, 69, Olive Branch, formerly of Arnoldsburg, passed away Nov. 24, 2007, at Baptist Memorial Hospital East. Born at Arnoldsburg, he was a son of the late Rex Scott and Edith Webb Griffin. He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran and was a retired crew chief for Northwest Airlines. Surviving is a daughter, Tara Griffin Jackson of California; sister, Diane Shook and husband Daniel of Potomac, Md.; brother, Gary Griffin; his wife Cynthia of Dousan, Wis.; and 2 grandchildren Krystyn and Thomas Ian. Funeral services were at the Stump Funeral Home in Arnoldsburg. Masonic Graveside rites were conducted by Eureka Lodge #40 A.F. and A.M. of Grantsville and military rites will be provided by the American Legion Post of Spencer.
GRISSOM - Johnny Q., 76, Hernando, passed away Dec. 6, 2007. He is preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Sara Jo Brasfield Grissom. He was retired from a 40-year career in retail sales. Grissom leaves behind two daughters, Malinda Sparkman of Stewart, Miss. and Joni Ashford of Walls, Miss. He also leaves behind four granddaughters, Mrs. Shanna Pafford, Ms. Tara Sparkman, Mrs. Ashley Taylor and Mrs. Laura Humphrey; and three great-grandsons and a great-granddaughter. Visitation was 5-7 p.m., Friday, Dec. 7, at Forest Hill South Funeral Home. Services were at 10 a.m., Saturday at the funeral home with burial to follow in Forest Hill Cemetery South.
HAGEMAN - Victor Clarence, 65, Southaven, died Dec. 3, 2007, at his home. He as born to Victor Sr. and Leona (Kurtenbach) Hageman, April 21, 1942, at Ethan, South Dakota. He graduated from Ethan High School in 1960. He then served in the Air Force in Germany for four years. He moved to Denver where he worked for Braniff Airways, later transferring to Memphis and he resided in Southaven until his death. He received his bachelor's degree from Christian Brothers University in 1986 and later became a CPA. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and the A.I.C.P.A. He married Patsy Harlene Wilford Dec. 28, 1970. He is survived by his son, Jason of Las Vegas, Nev.; three sisters, Darlene (John) Lauer, Adeline Hageman and Shirley Thelen, all of Mitchell, S.D. and was preceded in death by his parents, wife and brother-in-law, Vic Thelen. Hageman was a communicant at Christ the King Catholic Church. Visitation was 5-7 p.m., at Christ the King Catholic Church, 785 Church Rd. in Southaven. Services were Friday at 11 a.m., at the church with burial to follow in Forest Hill South Cemetery. Memorials may be sent to Christ the King Catholic Church Building Fund.
HARDIN - Brenda Elizabeth Maxey, 57, Olive Branch, died Dec. 4.
HARDRICK - Aaron Jamal, 14, and Devin Terrell Thorton, 13, Southaven, students at DeSoto Central Middle School, passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2007, at their residence. Memorial services were at 12 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9 at Brown Baptist Church, Southaven. Burial was in Bethlehem Cemetery, Nesbit. They leave their mother, Shavita Hardrick of Southaven; their father, J. W. Thornton, Jr. of Memphis; four sisters, Trineka D. Hardrick, Lakesha R. Hardrick, Jaisha D. Hardrick, and Tamyia A. Alford, all of Southaven; two brothers, Jeremy M. Hardrick of Southaven and Markeal J. Thornton of Memphis; grandparents, Eugene Hardrick and Bessie Hinds, both of Memphis; and great-grandparents, Robbie Lee Baptist and Lee Hardrick, both of Nesbit.
JAMES - Bessie M. Rayburn, 78, Lake Cormorant, passed away, Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007, at Methodist University Hospital. Visitation was Sunday, Dec. 9 from 3-5 p.m. at Forest Hill South. Service was at 11:00 a.m. Monday, at Hinds Chapel Cemetery. James was a member of Hinds Chapel U.M.C. She leaves her husband of 53 years, Raymond L. James; two sons, Robin James (Ruth) of Nesbit and William "Billy" James of Lake Cormorant, three sisters; Christine Favre of Independence, Miss. Joyce Russell and Hazel Mote of Jasper Ala., two granddaughters; Kimberly James of Los Angelus, Calif. and Josette Byrd of Southaven and three greatgrandchildren. Memorial may be sent to the charity of the donor's choice.
KENNEDY - Jerry E., 67, Hernando, retired from a 36 year career as a dispatcher and supervisor in the trucking industry, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2007. The family received friends from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5 at Hernando Funeral Home. Graveside service was at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6 in Autumnwoods Cemetery. Kennedy was an active member of Southaven VFW and Horn Lake Masonic Lodge #0617. He was preceded in death by his parents, Leslie and Eleanor Kennedy from Saulsbury, Tenn. He leaves his wife of 45 years, Martha A. Kennedy; two daughters, Shannon (Shaun) Fogerty and Leslie M. (Tim) Brewington; four grandchildren, Tyler Powell, Franklin Summers, Holly Brewington, and Colin Fogerty; two sisters, Linda Yopp and Sheila Patterson, both of Middleton, Tenn.; five brothers, Dale Kennedy of Southaven, Larry Kennedy of Saulsbury, Tenn., Ron Kennedy of Memphis, James Kennedy of Saulsbury, Tenn., and Rev. Ricky Kennedy of Lawrenceburg, Tenn. He will be missed by his family and many friends. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the American Lung Association and Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center.
LEBLANC - Paul, 43, Hernando, deputy director of Emergency Services for DeSoto County, died Friday, Dec. 7, 2007, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto in Southaven, MS. LeBlanc was born Aug. 30, 1964 in Fall River, Mass., attended Longview Point Baptist Church in Hernando, and was an Air Force veteran. Visitation was Tuesday, Dec. 11 from 6-9 p.m. at Longview Point Baptist Church. Services were held Wednesday, Dec. 12 at 11 a.m. at the church with burial in Twin Oaks Memorial Gardens in Southaven. He is survived by his wife of 9 years, Lori LeBlanc; three sons, Josh LeBlanc, Logan LeBlanc, and Landen LeBlanc; one daughter, Amber LeBlanc, all of Hernando; four brothers, Andre LeBlanc of Oxford, George LeBlanc of Denver, Colo., Peter LeBlanc of Oklahoma City, Okla., and Maurice LeBlanc of Ashland, Miss.; four sisters, Ann Turner of Cordova, Denise LeBlanc of Lakewood, Colo., Marie LeBlanc of Denver, Colo., and Rita Benke of Lakeland, Tenn.; and one grandchild, Alexis LeBlanc. He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Jeanne LeBlanc; and one brother, Robert LeBlanc.
MCMURTREY - Merel Kirkpatrick, 83, Southaven, went to be with her Lord on Dec. 3, 2007. She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church and retired from the Internal Revenue Service. She leaves her loving husband of 63 years, Joe McMurtrey; a son, Gary of St. Louis; two daughters, Robin Ainsworth of Senatobia, and her husband Willie; and Kem Wesson of Southaven and her husband Bryan. She also leaves her five grandchildren, Andi, Kristin, Ryan, Eric and Heath and many wonderful friends. Visitation was 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 5, at Forest Hill South Funeral Home. Services were 10 a.m., Thursday at the funeral home with burial in Forest Hill South Cemetery. Donations may be made in her memory to Trinity Baptist Church Real Impact.
MORRIS - Glenn, 73, Southaven, passed away Friday, Dec. 7, 2007, at Baptist DeSoto Hospital in Southaven. The husband of Jo Ann Hensley Morris, who survives, he was a shipping supervisor with Quebecor World Printing. He was born September 18, 1934, in Memphis, son of the late James Roy Morris and Jennie Dorris Morris, lived in Hickory Valley and Grand Junction from 1953-66,and in Southaven since then. He served in the Tennessee National Guard for 11 years and was a member and former deacon at Carriage Hills Baptist Church in Southaven. Services were 11 a.m. Monday, December 10 at Carriage Hills Baptist Church with Matt Brady and James Lewis officiating. Burial was in Grand Junction Cemetery. Shackelford Funeral Directors of Bolivar are in charge of arrangements. In addition to his wife, whom he married on June 7, 1953, survivors include three sons, Walter Morris of Ft. Myers, Fla., Joey Morris of Southaven and Dr. Troy Morris of Olive Branch; a sister, Karen Newberry of Memphis; and six grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, David; four sisters, Helen Maddox, Hazel Hazlegrove, Beatrice Nabors and Geraldine Stroupe; and two brothers, Menville and Winfred Morris. The family requests memorials be directed to the Carriage Hills Baptist Church or the charity of the donor's choice. The family received friends at the church from 2-4 p.m., Sunday and from 9-11 A.M., Monday.
O'SULLIVAN - Thomas W., 74, retired employee of Pontiac for 54 years, of Germantown, United States Army veteran and active member of the Moose Lodge, passed away Dec. 3, 2007, at his residence. Rosary service was at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 6 at Bartlett Funeral Home. He is survived by his wife, Rose Marie O'Sullivan of 54 years; daughter, Lisa Cherry of Olive Branch; and one grandchild, Kristen.
POOL - Helen Ruth Earnheart, 55, Olive Branch, died Friday, Dec. 7, 2007, at her home. Mrs. Pool, a retired school teacher, is survived by her husband, Leslie Pool and children, Rob Pool of Olive Branch and Georgia Gideon and her husband, Wes, of Horn Lake. She also leaves her mother, Jimmie Earnheart and sister, Jeanie Weathers and her husband, Larry, all of Eudora, Miss. A private graveside service was Monday, Dec. 10, followed by a memorial service at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Olive Branch. Visitation began at 9:30 a.m. at the church. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be sent to the Alzheimer's Association.
PURSER - Kenneth E. "Kenny", Sr., 64, Nesbit, died Sunday, at Louisiana Heart Hospital in Lacombe, La. Purser was retired from Kenny Purser and Associates, and was a partner with Joe Wicker at R-Equal. He was a member of F&AM Lodge Number 51 in Hernando where he was a 32nd degree mason. He was also a Shriner. Purser is survived by his wife, Ginger Hanse Purser; three children, Kimmey Jean Buchanan of Olive Branch, Kenneth Eugene Purser, Jr., of Olive Branch, and Jimmy Louis Purser of Ripley, Miss.; 3 sisters, Kay Wharton of Nesbit, Linda Neal of Coldwater, and Anita Jean Barnes of Rossville, Tenn.; and 3 grandchildren, Kenneth Warren Bennett, Jr., of Olive Branch, Cody Daniel Bennett of Olive Branch, and Jordyn Lynn Purser of Ripley, Miss. Visitation will be Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at Brantley Funeral Home in Olive Branch. Funeral services will be Friday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with interment in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. The Family requests memorials be sent to the American Heart Association or the American Lung Association.
REEVES - Doris, 81, Olive Branch, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007, at her home. Funeral services were Sunday, Dec. 9 at 3:30 p.m. at Maples Memorial United Methodist Church with visitation at 3 p.m. Interment followed in Blocker Cemetery. Memorials gifts may be made to Maples Memorial United Methodist Church.
TUCKER - Carolyn, 61, Olive Branch, passed away on Friday, Dec. 7, 2007. She was a member of Christ the King Catholic Church and an advocate for the National Foundation for Transplants. Mrs. Tucker, the widow of Fred M. Tucker, leaves a daughter and son-in-law, Carri and Pete Smith; two grandchildren, Bailey and Kara; a sister, Ann Strong, all of Olive Branch. She also leaves two nieces; one nephew; three great-nieces; three great-nephews; one great-great-niece and one great-great-nephew. Visitation was Sunday, Dec. 9 from 6-8 p.m. at Brantley Funeral Home in Olive Branch. Funeral services were at 3 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10 at the funeral home with interment in Autumn Woods Memorial Park. The family prefers memorial gifts be made to the National Foundation for Transplants.
WILLIAMS - Lucille May, 86, Horn Lake, born May 12, 1921, in St. Louis, Mo., died Friday, Dec. 7, 2007, at Baptist Hospital in Memphis. The 86 year old beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Jay B. Williams and her sister, Sadie Weinstein. She is survived by her sister-in-law, Kay Humphries of Chesterfield, Mo.; her four children, Barbara Cooper of Rushville, Ill., Danny Williams of Memphis, Betty McIntosh of Atlanta, Ga., and Rita Nunn of Cordova; and her 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Williams was an active member of Hinds Chapel United Methodist Church. She enjoyed traveling, singing in the church choir, volunteering at Vacation Bible School, spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a generous philanthropist and community volunteer, an avid and voracious reader, and a lively and engaging story-teller. Williams lived a long and rich life full of many joys. She was loved and admired by all who knew her. Her family believes that her greatest gift was her ability to see the best in everyone she met. Her family prays that they will find the grace to become the people Lucille Williams believed them to be: loving, generous, and kind. This is the legacy she leaves them. Services were held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 11, at Hinds Memorial United Methodist Church, 5105 Church Rd, Lake Cormorant, Miss. 38641. Visitation was Monday, Dec. 10 from 5-7 p.m. at Forest Hill Funeral Home Midtown and on Tuesday, Dec. 11 from 12-1 p.m. at Hinds Memorial United Methodist Church immediately preceding the funeral. Flowers may be sent to Forest Hills and memorials to her church.