Verdie Mae Crum
February 9, 1916 – February 22, 2019
Funeral Services for Verdie Mae Crum, 103, will be held on Monday at 12 noon at McPeters Funeral Directors Chapel with burial to follow in Henry Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday Evening from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at McPeters. Mrs. Crum died on February 22, 2019 at Mississippi Care Center. She was born on February 9, 1916 to the late Boone and Roda Parrish Kennedy. She worked for 20 plus years at Weavers Factory and was a longtime member of Holly Baptist Church. She enjoyed quilting in her spare time. She is survived by her daughter, Betty Nelms; grandchildren, Lerita Parkhurst (Jerry) and Keenan Conaway (Bridgette); great-grandchildren, Amber Littlejohn McCord, Levi Conaway, Kyle Conaway and Annabelle Conaway; six great-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, Leon Crum, daughter, Essie Conaway; great-grandson, Jeramiah Bo Littlejohn; brothers, Troy, J.K. Woodrow, Paul and Hall Kennedy, sister, Jewell Guynes and son-in-law’s, Esker Nelms and Kenneth Conaway.
- Visitation Sunday, February 24, 2019
- Funeral Service Monday, February 25, 2019