|Birth: ||May 10, 1932|
|Death: ||Dec. 8, 2012|
BALDWYN – Dwight A. "Red" Werner, 80, died Saturday, Dec. 8. 2012, at Santuary Hospice in Tupelo. He was a retired construction worker and truck driver. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Baldwyn. He was an Army Veteran of the Korean War. He was in the 101 Airborne where he was a Jump Master. He also served in the 187th; the same division his grandson Spc. Luke Werner now serves in Afghanistan. He also enjoyed bird hunting and fishing.
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Waters Funeral Home with Bro. Rickey Bishop officiating with burial in Prentiss Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include two sons, Bryson Werner (Cathy) of Blue Springs and Matt Werner of Baldwyn; three grandsons, Grant Werner of Waveland, Justin Werner of Blue Springs and Spc. Luke Werner of Afghanistan; sister-in-law, Beverly Gibson (David) of Baldwyn; and a number of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Patty Sue Werner; father and mother-in-law, Stanley and Ruby Bryson; six brothers and two sisters.
Visitation is 5 to 9 p.m. today.
In lieu of flowers, make donations to the Sanctuary Hospice of Tupelo.
Read more: djournal.com, Tupelo, Ms 12-10-2012
Pattye Sue Bryson Werner (1933 - 1999)*
Dwight Arthur Werner (1961 - 1968)*
Prentiss Memorial Gardens
Created by: LWB
Record added: Dec 10, 2012
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Added: Dec. 25, 2012