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Marvell Busby (08-15-2013)
Photo of Marvell BusbyFuneral services for Mrs. Marvell Busby, 85, of Bernice were held at 10:00am Thursday, August 8th at Weldon Baptist Church, Bernice with Bro. Harvey Hoffman and Marcie Cooper officiating. Burial followed in Weldon Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home of Farmerville.
Mrs. Busby, a receptionist at Reeves Memorial Medical Center in Bernice, passed away August 5, 2013. She was a member of Weldon Baptist Church. She loved reading her Bible, praying, crocheting, and working in her yard. She enjoyed taking care of her family and friends and visiting them by phone.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Curtis Busby; daughter-in-law, Judy Busby; son-in-law, Don Lockwood; parents, Hicks & Lula Bagwell; 3 brothers, and 3 sisters.
Survivors are her 2 sons: Dean Busby & wife, Karen of Bernice and Wayne Busby & wife, Becky also of Bernice; 1 daughter: Barbara Lockwood of Farmerville; 10 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren and 8 great-great grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Stacey Busby, Matt Busby, Donnie Wall, Danny Busby, William Busby, Jonathan Dumas, Ben Moore, Adam Gray, Darren Cooper and Milas Joe Davidson.
Visitation was held Wednesday, Aug. 7th at the church.
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