MARY RUTH MAGERS
NETTLETON - Mary Ruth Johnson Magers, 92, passed away Saturday,
July 22nd at her home. She had resided in Nettleton for
the past 64 years, was a beautician, and a member of the
Nettleton First Baptist
Church. She enjoyed fishing and
camping, working in her garden, visiting with people, traveling,
and fixing her customers hair, and being with her dog "Suzy".
Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at
Nettleton First Baptist with the Rev. Donald Pounders, the Rev.
Clint Newsom, and the Rev. Thomas Magers officiating. Burial
will be in Lee Memorial Park in Verona.
Survivors include one daughter, Regina King (Jamie) of
Nettleton; three sons, Woody Magers (Judy) and Thomas Magers
(Debbie), all of Nettleton, & Jerry Millwood of Port Arthur, TX;
two sisters, Jimmie Lou Loftin (Carl) and Sarah Shelton
(Curtis), all of Eggville: eight grandchildren; Kevin Magers
(Katie), Chad Magers (Christy), Angel Carr, (David), Thomas
Magers, ll, (Amanda), Mandy Webb (Wayne), Lee King (Mary),
Miranda Goddard (Nick), Phil Millwood; sixteen great
She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. L.R. Magers;
her parents; one brother, Thomas McCoy Johnson.
Pallbearers will be Lynn Hester, Dub Harris, Barry Parker,
Mark Burroughs, Robert Lee, Richard Scruggs, Carroll Pettigrew,
Honorary pallbearers will be anyone she ever taught in Sunday School.
Memorials may be made to the Nettleton First Baptist Church,
P.O. Box 427, Nettleton, MS 38858.
Visitation will be Sunday from 5
to 8 p.m. and will continue Monday from 10
time for services, all at the church.