SENATOBIA – Goldie Imogene “Jean” Pettit Walters, 85, died Sunday, April 14, 2013, at North Oak Regional Medical Center in Senatobia. She was born Oct. 28, 1927, in Chickasaw County to Clarence Augusta Pettit and Audrie Mae Clark Pettit.
She was a homemaker and a member of Faith Baptist Church in Lambert.
Services were at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Houston Funeral Home in Houston with eulogy by Dock Wayne McGee and with the Rev. Richard Mills officiating. Burial followed at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Houston.
Survivors include her daughters, Patricia and Richard Mills of Senatobia, and Shirley and Mike Pittman of Clarksdale; her sons, W.C. and Shirley Walters of Cabot, Ark., and Larry and Wanda Walters of Batesville; her sisters, Virginia Spencer of Mantee, and Louise and Dock Wayne McGee of Houston; her sister-in-law, Evelyn Pettit of Houston; her brothers, Vester “Buck” and Peggy Pettit of Houston, James Marion “I.T.” and Norma Pettit of Houston, Delbert and Mary Helen Pettit of Houston, Prentiss and Patricia Pettit of Houston; seven grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Oren Hugh Walters, on Dec. 8, 1999; her mother-in-law, Mabel Sumner; and her sisters, Jimmie Olean Vance, Ruby McConnel and Pearlie Dulaney; and her brothers, Clarence Oneal Pettit and Mervin Pettit.
Pallbearers were Jack Vance, Jason Walters, Jeff Walters, Bryan Hall, Jamie Matthews and Carson Bailey.
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