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Early Wimberly

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Early Franklin Wimberly


Early Franklin Wimberly, 79, died, Saturday, July 5, 2014 at River Oaks Medical Center. A visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday, July 7, 2014 at Colonial Heights Baptist Church in Ridgeland with funeral services following at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at Adams Funeral Home in Blountstown, FL., with graveside services following at Mt. Olive Cemetery in Altha, FL. Visitation will begin at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday. Mr. Wimberly was born on January 25, 1935 in Jackson County, Florida, the son of the late Henry Franklin Wimberly and Ruth Abigail Wimberly. A veteran, he served his country in the USAF during the Korean War. Mr. Wimberly worked for many years as a truck driver for Sears. A former resident of Utah, Mr. Wimberly resided in Rankin County for many years. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, bowling and southern gospel music. Mr. Wimberly was a member of Eastside Baptist Church in Pearl. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Vicki Lee Wimberly, brothers, Jim, Harry and Cleve Fiveash and brother-in-laws, Richard Lancaster and Edward Ramsey. Survivors include daughter, Tami Wimberly Ham and husband Kiley of Brandon; grandchildren, Abigail Nicole Ham, Jacob Adam Ham, and Mary Elyssa Ham; brothers, Tom Fiveash and wife Miriam of Marianna, FL; Johnny Wimberly and wife Annette of Mexico Beach, FL and sisters, Myra Lancaster of Port St. Joe, FL and Ruth Ramsey of Austell, GA. Memorials may be made to Children's and Youth Ministry of Colonial Heights Baptist Church 444 Northpark Dr., Ridgeland, MS 39157 or Eastside Baptist Church 3464 Patterson Drive Pearl, MS 39208


Published in Clarion Ledger on July 7, 2014
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