Aretha Burdette Robertson, 82, farmer, of Sardis, Miss., passed away December 29, 2013. Funeral services were held at Heart Generation Church in Sardis on January 4, 2014 at 1:00 p.m.
Aretha is survived by two daughters, Doris Leverson of Sardis, and Gladys Wilbourn of Como; three sons, Robert Wilbourn of Sardis, David Wilbourn of Syracuse, N.Y., and Anthony Robertson of Waterloo, Iowa; three sisters, Izda Heard of Como, Thesslonian Webster of Sardis, and Ruthie Mae Hemingway of Memphis, Tenn.; a brother, Earnest Burdette of Detroit, Mich.; 16 grandchildren; and 28 great grandchildren.
Felix Cauthen Funeral Home in Senatobia had charge of the arrangements.
Horace Wells Webb
Horace Wells Webb, 84, of Independence, Miss., passed away at his home on Saturday, December 21, 2013. Mr. Webb, a member of Safehaven Baptist Church, was a retired contractor having served for 46 years. He owned a lawn care company and was also a veteran of the Korean Conflict having served in the U.S. Marine Corps.
Mr. Webb is survived by his wife, June Webb of Independence; two daughters, Suellen Elliott of Lamar, Miss. and Darlene Shepard of Memphis, Tenn.; four sons, Roger Earl Webb and William Thomas Farmer, both of Memphis, Tenn. and Roger Carroll Farmer and Arthur James Farmer-Webb, both of Independence; one sister, Fairy Anthony of Piperton, Tenn.; 14 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Saxon and Velma Houston Webb, two sons, Arthur Frank Farmer and Jonathan Farmer, and three sisters.
Graveside services were held on Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 12:30 p.m. in West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery in Memphis, Tenn.
Ray-Nowell Funeral Home - Senatobia Chapel was in charge of arrangements.
Charles “Gary” Weeks, 69, of Senatobia, Miss., a native of Memphis, passed away on Saturday December 28, 2013.
He attended Central High School and graduated from Catholic High School in 1963. He was a member of the Steamfitters Local Union 614 for 48 years and an employee of Morgan & Thornburg, Inc. Mechanical Contractors for over 30 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ruepana and Spurgeon Weeks.
He is survived by his wife; Debbie Weeks, a sister; Cheryl Goodman; daughters; Halle Shearin and Coty Weeks; and son; Darren Weeks.
Funeral Services were held at 11 a.m., January 2, at Solid Rock Assembly of God in Senatobia.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and Memphis Oral School for the Deaf.
Pate-Jones Funeral Home in Senatobia had charge of the arrangements.