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 Nora Mae <I>Withers</I> Tunstall

Nora Mae Withers Tunstall

Red Banks, Marshall County, Mississippi, USA
Death 20 Feb 2012 (aged 82)
Red Banks, Marshall County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Marshall County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 86867340 · View Source
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Nora Mae Tunstall, formerly of Red Banks, died Feb. 20, 2012. In 1946, she married Clarence Moore. In 1968, she married John Henry Tunstall. They resided in Kalamazoo, Mich. She retired from Chicago Public Schools as a food preparer. She was a member of True Light Church Baptist for 54 years.

Services were held at 12 noon on Feb. 25 at True Light Baptist Church, Chicago, Ill. Rev. A. Harold White and Dr. LaRue F Kidd, pastors, officiated. Services were held at 12 noon on Feb. 29 at Pleasant Grove MB Church in Red Banks. Rev. S.A. Phillips, pastor, officiated. Leak and Sons Funeral Home, Chicago, Ill, and Superior Funeral Home, Memphis, Tenn., were in charge of arrangements.

She leaves her children, Charlene, Gracie, Annie, Clarence (Leon) and John Jr.; sisters Daisy Hall of Byhalia, Hattie Mims of Chicago, Ill., Lessie Hannah, of Chicago, Florida Garrett of Chicago, Earline (James) Fuller of Los Angeles, Calif, Pauline Withers of Chicago, John Withers of Memphis, Tenn.; 12 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by siblings William, Jodie and Amanda.

Pallbearers were Anthony Baylis, David Lee, Eddie London, Christopher Marshall, Clarence Moore Jr. and Frederick Withers. Honorary pallbearers were Derwin Cobb, Christopher Marshall, Gus Tunstall, John David Withers and Llewellyn Withers.

Obit was taken from the South Reporter in
Holly Springs, MS.

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  • Created by: Delores Harris Cantrell
  • Added: 16 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86867340
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