|Birth: ||Nov. 16, 1950|
|Death: ||Sep. 5, 2010|
Albert Terry Holifield, Sr.
November 16th, 1950 - September 5th, 2010
Albert Terry Holifield, Sr., age 59, a native of Laurel, MS and resident of Lucedale, MS, died Sunday, September 5, 2010 in Picayune, MS. He worked as a social worker for the State of Mississippi. He also was a member of Phi Theta Kappa, Masonic Lodge and VFW. Mr. Holifield served in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. He is preceded in death by his parents, Columbus Eugene & Mamie Holifield and two brothers, Bennie Holifield and Howard Holifield. He is survived by his former wife and caretaker, Betty Jean Holifield; two sons, Albert T. " Tony " Holifield, Jr. of Richton, MS and Richard Yancy Holifield of Lucedale, MS; daughter, Luchrisha (Brent) Pursell of Richton, MS; six sisters, Barbara May, Linda Havard, Rose Reed, Susan Kellar, Patsy Jordan and June Williams; four grandchildren, Emily Ann Howell, Wesley Caleb Holifield, Elizabeth Danielle Taylor and Jessie James Pursell; two great grandchildren, Dustin Anthony Howell and Destiny Ann Howell; and other relatives and friends. A wake will from 6:00 PM on Tuesday, September 7, 2010 until the Funeral service at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, September 8, 2010 at Rhymes Baptist Church in Lucedale, MS. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Cloumbus "Lum" Holifield (1918 - 1979)
Mamie I Williams Holifield (1925 - 1970)
Howard E Holifield (1942 - 2006)*
Albert Terry Holifield (1950 - 2010)
Created by: Gwen Langley Pittman
Record added: Sep 06, 2010
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