Marguerite Abrams, 80, of Ethelsville, AL passed away Monday, October 16, 2006 at her residence.
Visitation was Tuesday, October 17, 2006 from 6-8 p.m. at Lowndes Funeral Home, Columbus, MS. Funeral services will be at 3:00 p.m. today, October 18, 2006 at Mineral Springs Baptist Church, McShan, AL with Bro. Billy Abrams officiating. Interment will be in the Mineral Springs Baptist Church Cemetery with Lowndes Funeral Home directing.
Mrs. Abrams was born February 11, 1926 in Camden, MS to the late Elias Alexander “Buddie” and Bessie Myrtle Burgess Brownlee. She had lived in this area for the past 43 years, having moved from McShan, AL. Mrs. Abrams was a member of Mineral Springs Baptist Church, McShan, AL, and in addition to her parents, is preceded in death by her husband, J. D. Abrams; son, Don Abrams; sister, Ida Lou Fancher; brother, Cephas Brownlee; and grandson, Jefferson Davis Abrams.
Mrs. Abrams is survived by sons, Larry Abrams and Hershel Abrams, Ethelsville, AL; a daughter-in-law, Mary Ann Abrams, Ethelsville, AL; sisters, Lindsell Featherson, Aliceville, AL, and Barbra Jean Strickland, Ethelsville, AL; brother, Henry Brownlee, Columbus, MS; grandchildren, Valerie Abrams Chinn, Justin Abrams, Jalynn Abrams Gray, Jordy Abrams, Travis Abrams.
Pallbearers will be Valerie Chinn, Justin Abrams, Jalynn Gray, Jordy Abrams, Travis Abrams, and Hershel Abrams.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jared Gray, David Chinn, Nurses of Hospice of West Alabama, Billy Strickland, and Dan Brownlee.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 16 Northtown Dr.,Jackson, MS 39206.