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McMillan Funeral Home

702 West College Street, Booneville, MS

OBITUARY

Minnie Azell Windham

May 9, 1926December 21, 2019

Minnie Azell Windham, 93, passed away Saturday, December 21, 2019, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born at Dry Creek in Tippah County on May 9, 1926, to Edward Lee and Birdie Della Wallis Saylors. She taught at Headstart for over 25 years. She was a member of Jumpertown United Methodist Church. She enjoyed flower gardening.

A Celebration of Life service will be at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, December 24, 2019, at McMillian Funeral Home with Rev M.J. Pope officiating. Burial will be in Oaklawn Memorial Park.

She is survived by one daughter, Jamie (Wayne) Garner; three sons, Kirby (Kathy) Windham, Denny (Marilyn) Windham, and Guy Windham; four grandchildren, Christy (Rocky) Hughes, Justin Windham, Erin (Russ) Harrell and Allison Windham; three great-grandsons, Jacob Hughes, Isaac Hughes and Graves Daniel Harrell; and one-sister-in-law, Louise Putt.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James “Jeb” Windham; one granddaughter, Jennifer Lynn Windham; her parents; and six siblings, Jean (Dave) Curry, Van (Marie) Saylors, Odie (Maxine) Saylors, Avie (A.C.) Donahue, Annie (Paul) Beck and Alton L. “Jamup” Saylors

Visitation will be Monday from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.

Condolences may be left at www.mcmillanfuneralhome.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Jamie Garner (Wayne), Daughter
  • Kirby Windham (Kathy), Son
  • Denny Windham (Marilyn), Son
  • Guy Windham, Son
  • Christy Hughes (Rocky), Grandchild
  • Justin Windham, Grandchild
  • Erin Harrell (Russ), Grandchild
  • Allison Windham, Grandchild
  • Jacob Hughes, Great-Grandson
  • Isaac Hughes, Great-Grandson
  • Graves Daniel Harrell, Great-Grandson
  • Louise Putt, Sister-in-Law
  • Edward Lee Saylors, Father (deceased)
  • Birdie Della Wallis Saylors, Mother (deceased)
  • James "Jeb" Windham, Husband (deceased)
  • Jennifer Lynn Windham, Granddaughter (deceased)
  • Jean Curry (Dave), Sibling (deceased)
  • Van Saylors (Marie), Sibling (deceased)
  • Odie Saylors (Maxine), Sibling (deceased)
  • Avie Donahue (A.C.), Sibling (deceased)
  • Annie Beck (Paul), Sibling (deceased)
  • Alton L. "Jamup" Saylors, Sibling (deceased)

Services

  • Visitation Monday, December 23, 2019
  • A Celebration of Life Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Memories

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Beth Gray

December 30, 2019

So sorry for your loss Marilyn and Denny..

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

Minnie Azell Windham, 93, passed away Saturday, December 21, 2019, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born at Dry Creek in Tippah County on May 9, 1926, to Edward Lee and Birdie Della Wallis Saylors. She taught at Headstart for over 25 years. She was a member of Jumpertown United Methodist Church. She enjoyed flower gardening.

A Celebration of Life service will be at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, December 24, 2019, at McMillian Funeral Home with Rev M.J. Pope officiating. Burial will be in Oaklawn Memorial Park.

She is survived by one daughter, Jamie (Wayne) Garner; three sons, Kirby (Kathy) Windham, Denny (Marilyn) Windham, and Guy Windham; four grandchildren, Christy (Rocky) Hughes, Justin Windham, Erin (Russ) Harrell and Allison Windham; three great-grandsons, Jacob Hughes, Isaac Hughes and Graves Daniel Harrell; and one-sister-in-law, Louise Putt.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James “Jeb” Windham; one granddaughter, Jennifer Lynn Windham; her parents; and six siblings, Jean (Dave) Curry, Van (Marie) Saylors, Odie (Maxine) Saylors, Avie (A.C.) Donahue, Annie (Paul) Beck and Alton L. “Jamup” Saylors

Visitation will be Monday from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.

Condolences may be left at www.mcmillanfuneralhome.com.