Marjorie J. Amacker

May 5, 1929December 10, 2010

A native of the White Sand Community of Poplarville; she was born May 5, 1929 to William W. and Sadie Penton Amacker. Marjorie was a well respected beautician with Violet’s Beauty Shop in Poplarville and was better known for her love of flowers and gardening. She was a member of First Baptist Church Poplarville.

Survivors include one son, Steven Amacker and his wife Sun; two daughters, Diane Dunn and her husband Mike, and Cheri Gibson and her husband Steve; her twin sister, Mazie Tynes; one brother, H.K. Amacker; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Doyle Amacker, and one brother, Ezra Ray Amacker.


  • Visitation Tuesday, December 14, 2010
  • Funeral Ceremony Tuesday, December 14, 2010
  • Interment Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Marjorie J. Amacker

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Patrick Donovan

December 13, 2010

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

December 13, 2010

Cheri, You and Steve are in my thoughts and prayers. God bless you and your family and give you peace. Sincerely, Janet Kneeland

Paul Byron Amacker

December 12, 2010

So sorry to her about your mom. She was a very special person. A wonderful wife and mom. I know you will miss her and our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Paul B. Amacker