MABEN ––– The funeral for Harless Dewberry will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at Mathiston First Baptist Church with burial in the Clear Springs Primitive Baptist Cemetery, with the Rev. Wade Stevens officiating.
Visitation for Mr. Dewberry is scheduled for today from 5 to 8 p.m. at Welch Funeral Home in Maben.
Mr. Dewberry, 75, of Maben, passed away on Thursday, October 14, 2010 at the OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville.
He was retired from the Mississippi State University physical plant where he was a carpenter foreman. He was also a member of Mathiston First Baptist Church.
Mr. Dewberry was preceded in death by his parents, Milton and Virgie Dewberry; and a brother, Hoyt Dewberry.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Wilson Dewberry, of Maben; daughter, Lisa (Mike) Swindol of Maben; sons, Michael Dewberry of Maben and Eddie (Stephanie) Dewberry of Maben; brothers, Wayne (Jo Ann) Dewberry of Maben and Lloyd (Faye) Dewberry of Maben; sister-in-law, Marilyn Dewberry of Maben; grandchildren, Wade Swindol of Kosciusko, Trey Allen of Maben, Mackenzie and Sydney Dewberry of Maben and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers are Wayne Monts, Anthony Fondren, Jeff Wilson, Shane Reed, Brad Dewberry and Chris Wilson.
Honorary pallbearers will be Clyde Barmore, Frank Williamson, Louis Helms, Charles H. Hall, Charles Kinard and Carlton Rowlen.
In lieu of flowers family request memorial donations be made to the American Lung Association, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20004 or http://www.lungusa.org.
Guests may sign the register online at: http://www.welchfuneralhomesinc.com.