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Louise McGahey Doolittle Edmondson
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Birth: Sep. 15, 1907
Webster County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 2010
Neshoba County
Mississippi, USA

Louise McGahey Doolittle Edmondson
(September 15, 1907 - December 7, 2010)

Louise M. Doolittle Edmondson, 103, of Philadelphia, MS, and formerly of Calhoun City, passed away December 7, 2010, at Neshoba County Nursing Home.

Graveside services will be Thursday, December 9, at 2 o'clock pm at Bethany Baptist Church in Slate Springs with visitation from 1-2 pm in the church fellowship hall. Reverend Lawrence Poole of Philadelphia will officiate.

She was born on September 15, 1907, to Oscar B. and Maggie Shewmake McGahey in Webster County. She was predeceased by her parents and her brothers, Arlin McGahey, Wallace McGahey, Louis McGahey, Eugene McGahey and Garth McGahey, and her sister, Cora Mae Cole; as well as her husbands,
Everette Doolittle and Aubrey Edmondson and her daughter Margaret D. Smith Sullivan.

She is survived by her grandchildren, Bobby Smith (Millie) of Philadelphia, MS, Thomas Smith (Joan) of Lake Wales, FL and Beth Smith Breeland (Woody) of Brookhaven as well as her great grandchildren, Jacob Smith, Josh Smith, Brennan Breeland, Ryan Breeland and AnnaRachel Breeland and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, former students, caretakers and friends.

She was a member of First Baptist Church, Calhoun City, where she taught Sunday school and was president of the WMU. She attended Trinity Baptist Church, Philadelphia. She was a member of the DAR. She was a long time educator having taught kindergarten in Calhoun City into her 70's before becoming the Nutrition Site Manager of the Three Rivers Area Agency on Aging until retiring when she was 82.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you make a contribution to the charity of your choice.
Family links: 
  Oscar Bland McGahey (1878 - 1970)
  Margaret Cornelia Shewmake McGahey (1880 - 1967)
  Louise McGahey Doolittle Edmondson (1907 - 2010)
  Thomas Lewis McGahey (1909 - 2007)*
*Calculated relationship
Bethany Cemetery
Slate Spring
Calhoun County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: Ron Collins
Record added: Dec 18, 2010
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Louise <i>McGahey Doolittle</i> Edmondson
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 Added: Dec. 18, 2010

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