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Frances A. Bemiss

October 30, 1927 ~ March 12, 2020 (age 92)

Obituary

Frances A. Bemiss passed away on Thursday, March 12, 2020, at her home at the age of 92.  

Frances was born in Blue Hill, MS on October 30, 1927, the daughter of William Kirby Rushing and Mary Belle Trevilion Rushing. She was a lifelong resident of the Blue Hill and Lorman, MS area where she served as  Postmaster of the Lorman post office for 32 years.  She was a member of the Cane Ridge Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Walter S. Bemiss, two brothers and four sisters.

She is survived by her nephews, Keith Stagg and Kirby Rushing and nieces, Norma Norton, Barbara Spencer, Mary Ellen Henry, Deborah Thigpen and Dana Sue Martin.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 14,2020 at Glenwood Funeral Home in Port Gibson, MS. The service will be officiated by Brother Curtis Gibson and Brother Doug Hooks.  Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until the hour of the service. Burial will follow in Cane Ridge Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Kirby Rushing, Keith Stagg, William "Pee Wee" Thigpen, Sammy Rushing, Eddie Henry and Tim Provance.

Memorials may be made to Cane Ridge Cemetery.

 

 

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
March 14, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Glenwood Funeral Home of Port Gibson
710 Farmer Street
Port Gibson, MS 39150

Funeral Service
Saturday
March 14, 2020

11:00 AM
Glenwood Funeral Home of Port Gibson
710 Farmer Street
Port Gibson, MS 39150

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
March 14, 2020

Cane Ridge Cemetery
Jefferson County
Lorman, MS 39096

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