Versie Ann Josey,
68, of Wade, Miss., passed away Tuesday, April 15, 2008, in Pascagoula, Miss., after a lengthy illness. Versie
was born July 25. 1939, in JacksonCounty and resided in Wade, Miss.
She was preceded in death by her parents,
Ellis and Choyce Holland, and her grandparents, Will
and Ellen Holland and Steve and Florence Cumbest.
Survivors include her children, Gayle (Tom)
McKee and Paul (Myrna) Baricer. She is also survived
by her sister, Paula (Wayne)
Goff, and six grandchildren, Shelby Howarth, Anthony
and David Baricer, Kalli,
Kasey and Karianne McKee; and one
great-granddaughter, Karlee McKee. She also leaves
many nephews, nieces and friends who loved her dearly.
Versie was a member of CaswellSpringsUnitedMethodistChurch, where in the past years she served in the capacity
of communion steward, member of the sanctuary choir, and she especially enjoyed
being a staff member at CaswellSpringsUMCChildCenter. She retired from JacksonCounty after 24 years of service, serving in the capacity as community center
The family would like to express thanks and
appreciation to everyone who showed their love and support through her illness,
especially the staff of MICU at Singing River Hospital and the doctors and
nurses on 1 North East.
Visitation for Mrs. Josey will be today, Thursday, April
17, 2008, from 6 until at Heritage Funeral Home, and from 10 until Friday, April 18, 2008, at CaswellSpringsUnitedMethodistChurch.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday,
April 18, 2008, at Caswell Springs United MethodistChurch, with the Rev. Roger Puhr, the Rev. H.W.
Parker and the Rev. Henderson Rasberry officiating.
Burial will follow in the CaswellSpringsCemetery.
Heritage Funeral Home, locally owned and
operated, is in charge of arrangements.