Juanita Ernestine Crum

June 27, 1937October 13, 2018

Services to celebrate the life of Ernestine Crum, 81, are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at McPeters Funeral Directors with burial to follow in the Henry Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday evening from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until service time at 2:00 p.m. Mrs. Crum died on October 13, 2018 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. She was born on June 27, 1937 in Alcorn County to the late James Ernest and Carrie Lee Tigner Odom. She was a former employee with ITT and a homemaker. She was a longtime member of North Corinth Baptist Church. She was known to be a great cook, enjoyed playing cards, enjoying her time with her family and church family. She is survived by her daughter, Sherry Crum of Corinth; grandchildren, Tommy Crum (Tina) of Hornsby, TN; Samantha Crum and Stephanie Crum of New Mexico; Brandon Crum (Samantha) of Gulfport; special nephew, Tony White (Tabitha); sister-in-law, Edith Ruth Odom of Joliette, IL, 9 great-grandchildren and a host of other nieces, nephews, family and friends. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Verner Lee Crum; son, Dwight Crum; brothers, James William Odom, Junior Edward White, Hairel White; sister-in-law, Betty White and brother-in-law, R.G. Crum and wife Lonette. Pallbearers will be: Nick Crum, David Coln, David Derrick, Bryan White, Trey White and Danny Shook. Honorary pallbearers will be: Charles Heavener and Frank Wilbanks. Bro. Bill Wages and Bro. Michael Shook will officiate the services. Online condolences can be left at


  • Visitation Tuesday, October 16, 2018
  • Visitation Wednesday, October 17, 2018
  • Celebration of Life Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Juanita Ernestine Crum

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Jay Odom

October 18, 2018

rest in piece cousin did nt get to know you but know who you were, james little brother in texas jay

Michelle Moss

October 17, 2018

RIP Aunt Teenie💜
You will be surely missed for the special love you have for everyone & those big bear hugs that made everything ok,your tender words of wisdom!
You are one very special lady with a heart of gold! You are truly an Angel!
I Love You AuntTeenie💜💜

Sherry Ryan

October 16, 2018


Nothing like a BIG HUG from your mother. She always made my day with a hug and encouraging words. Praying for you.

Sherry Ryan
Dr. Putnam's office