A celebration of life service was held Thursday, July 11, at Faith Outreach Church, Okolona, MS with Bro. Jimmy Bryan and Bro. Will Turner officiating. Private burial was in the Pontocola Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Rodney Long, Andy Long, Ryan Long, Cody Long, Dillon Tackett, and Stephen Newell. Honorary pallbearers were her extended family, camping group, and teammates from South Pontotoc Softball team.
Memorials in memory of Maggie Tackett may be sent to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Sanctuary Hospice House, P.O. Box 2177, Tupelo, MS 38803. Condolences to the family may be posted at hollandfuneraldirectors.com.
A service celebrating her life was held Thursday, July 11, 2019 at the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors with Bro. Bobby Holland and Dr. Bryan Collier officiating. Private burial was in the Old Birmingham Ridge Cemetery.
Ally Grace is survived by her parents, Mark and Allyson Johnson; extended parents, Mama Mary and Papa Joe Huckaby; birth mother, Angie Nathan; her companion, Caleb Dye; siblings, John Mark Johnson, Morganne Johnson, Matthew Johnson, Jasmine Wise, Tony Smith and Michael Davis; extended siblings, Ian Huckaby (Anna), Brian Huckaby, Brianna Huckaby and Jillian Huckaby. Grandparents, Billy and Margaret Johnson, James and Linda Dillard; extended grandparents, Billy "Poppy" Williams, Louise Williams, Nina Kitchens and Dennis Dillard. Numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and countless friends that loved her dearly.
Pallbearers were Hunter Garrett, Brian Huckaby, Ian Huckaby, Cade Knight, Dylan Dye, Shaun Kemp, Tony Smith and Michael Davis.
Memorials may be made to the family to help defray final expenses at GoFund Me The service may be viewed via www.hollandfuneraldirectors.com/Livestreaming through October 9, 2019.
Services will be at 2:00pm Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home. Bro. Robert Garland will officiate. Burial will follow in the Pontotoc City Cemetery. Tutor Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
The family would like to thank Sanctuary Hospice for their caring and helpful support through our sad time. They were our angels in our time of need.
Survivors include her husband-Robert Feather, Jr; children-Sharon Hodge, Sheila Lunn King (Carlos), Ralph Harrison (Pam) Ronald Harrison and Kenneth Harrison; step children-Robby Feather and Connie Coker (Jimmy); grandchildren-Amanda Berryhill (Jamey), Jennifer Russell, Rivers Hodge (Haley), Dustin Lunn (Kristen) Ally Britt (Justin) and Jesse Harrison; great grandchildren-Kolten, Kristen, Kileigh, Chandler, Madison, Chase, Danna, Brayden, Megan, Mattie, Finley, Tucker, Nola Grace, Nessa Kate, Felicia, Dalton, Hatley, Tanner, Grayden, Tyler, Kyle, Colten, Chase and Jamie.
She was preceded in death by her parents-George and Ruby Mize; late husband-Joseph Appleton; brothers-Clarence and Cliff Mize; sister-Marian Mize Cox; first grandson-Christopher Lee Lunn; sons-in-law-Jerry Hodge and William "BIll" Burger.
Pallbearers were Robby Feather, Carlos King, Dustin Lunn, Justin Britt, Paul Pettigrew and Harold Adair.
Services will be at 2:00pm Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home in Pontotoc. Bro. Jeremy Huey will officiate. Burial will follow in the Ingomar Cemetery. Tutor Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors-two sons-Jimmy Dillard (Joyce) and Charles Dillard (Sue); 6 grandchildren-Wendy Brown, Lori Smith (Bill), Kevin "Bo" Dillard (Tammy), Pam Dillard, Stacy Dillard (Melissa) and Amber Huey (Jeremy); one sister-Dorothy Grisham; two daughters-in-law-Marilyn Dillard and Barbara Dillard; 8 great granchildren; 10 great great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband-Elake Dillard; son-Thomas Ray Dillard; 3 sisters-Cuple Oaks, Sarah Ruth Hyatt and Betty Ann Walker.
Pallbearers will be Bo Dillard, Cody Bo Dillard, Bill Smith, Stacy Dillard, Lynn Dillard and Brady Dillard.
Visitation will continue from 1p.m. until service time today, Wednesday, July 17.
Born on April l3, 1921 in Lafayette County, MS to the late Lucius Curt and Florence Lillian Harrison Bland, Mrs. Harwell was a member of Springhill Methodist Church. Mildred was one of 11 children. Her family farmed land on Race Creek in Lafayette County. Her family lived through many hard times and had to rely on what was grown in the garden to survive.
Mrs. Harwell is survived by her daughter, Bylinda Pugh (Steve) of Oxford, MS; son, Danny Harwell (Jeanie) of Paris, MS; sister, Lamoin Cain of Meridian, MS; brothers, Byron Bland of Horn Lake, MS and Billy Ray Bland of Coker, AL; seven grandchildren, Ronnie Harwell, Julie King, Jeff Harwell, Marcie Humphries, Chasity Champion, Christina Pugh and April Rogge; sixteen great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
The family expresses, with gratefulness, a thank you to Kindred Hospice, Dr. Shaun Helmhount, Dr. Hobbs and Sue Stepp (caregiver).
For additional information or to leave an online condolence, please call 662.234.7971 or visit www.wallerfuneralhome.com.
Services were Monday, July 15, at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home in Pontotoc. Rev. Brad Hodges and Rev. Kenneth Corley officiated. Buria followed in the Pontotoc City Cemetery. Tutor Memorial Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include one daughter-Melanie Sellers (Donnie); and son-Richie Wingo (Anita); 5 grandchildren-Mandi Stutsy Waldrep, Robin Milsap, Donna Gail Stutsy, Carol Anne Wingo and Jake Wingo (Hope); 5 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife-Linda Jones Wingo; parents; and a sister-Betty Kay Wiley.
Pallbearers were Jake Wingo, Bill Jones, Jarrod Duff, Chris Grubbs and Paul Gregory.
Memorials can be sent to the First United Methodist Church, 68 South Main St, Pontotoc, MS 38863.
Survivors include three sons-Tommy Hollingsworth, Dennis Hollingsworth, both of Pontotoc and Timmy Hollingsworth of Louisville, KY; a daughter-Billie Caruthers of North Carolina; 9 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; 2 sisters-in-law-Louise Garrett and Carolyn Lucas.
She was preceded in death by her husband-Pvt Freddie Hollingsworth; parents-Leroy and Mayona Walker Lindsey and two sisters-Jean Steel and Frances Holley.