Andrew Jackson Josey


Funeral rites for Andrew J. Josey, 77, of Lucedale, were held March 18 at 2 p.m. at Sigler Funeral Home Chapel.

He was a longtime Lucedale resident, a retired mail carrier, a World War II Army Veteran, a member of the Masons and the Eastern Star, and a member of
First United Methodist Church.
He died March 16 at
George County Hospital following an extended illness.

He is survived by his wife, Frances Josey of Lucedale; a daughter, Betty Jo McBryde and two sons, H. Jack Lamb and John Richard "Ricky" Josey, all of Lucedale; 9 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

Also surviving are two brothers, Loyd Josey of Leakesville and Hugo Josey of

Josey was preceded in death by William T. "Bill" Lamb.

Services were conducted by Rev. John Harper. Interment was in
Magnolia Cemetery with Sigler "Fails" Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Published in the
George County Times, March 23, 1995.