HOUSTON – Fannie Lorette “Marett” Whitt Doss, 92, died Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, at Shearer Richardson Memorial Nursing Home in Okolona.
She was born May 23, 1921, in Chickasaw County to Charlie Lee Whitt and Lee Etta Huffman Whitt.
She was a retired seamstress for various companies and she was a Methodist.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 10, at Houston Funeral Home with Rev. Jonathan Childress officiating. Burial will follow at Macedonia Cemetery in Houston. Houston Funeral Home of Houston is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her daughter, Donna and Billy Hollowell of Houston; 13 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; 47 great-great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Lee Doss, her parents, her sons, Charles Eugene Doss, A.L. “Tadpole” Doss, her daughter, Susie Mae Eaton; her son-in-law, John Edgar “Buddy” Eaton; her grandson, Gaylon Doyle, her granddaughter, Lana Boone; and her great-granddaughter, Wendy Doss.
Pallbearers are Kevin Doss, Tony Doss, Larry Dunn, Mark McCary, Daniel Dunn, Jeremy Murphree.
Visitation will be Thursday, Jan. 9, from 5 until the 8 p.m. at Houston Funeral Home.
Friends and family may sign and leave a message on the online register book at houstonfuneralhomems.com.
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