PONTOTOC – Fairy Sewell, 85, died Monday, March 24, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in New Albany. She was born Dec. 19, 1928, to Horace Calvin Harmon and Minnie Bell Phillips Harmon. She was a faithful member of West Heights Baptist Church.
Services will be at noon today, March 26, at Browning Funeral Home Chapel in Pontotoc with the Rev. David Hamilton, the Rev. Dan Young and the Rev. James Frances officiating. Burial will follow in West Heights Cemetery. Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her daughter, Diane Sewell of Pontotoc; and a host of friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Morris L. Sewell; a sister, Virginia Scott; and a brother, H.C. Harmon Jr.
Pallbearers will be Ralph Martin, Danny Sprouse, Harvey Sewell, Jimmy Sewell, Tommy Morton and Jimmy Makamson.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be sent to West Heights Baptist Church, c/o Bereavement Fund or Cemetery Fund, 328 W. Oxford St., Pontotoc, MS 38863; or to the