Merle "Granny" Temple
Merle "Granny" Temple, 71, of Petal died Friday May 3, 2013 at her home. Services will be Tuesday May 7, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal followed by burial in Forrest Memorial Gardens. She is preceded in death by her husband, Rex Temple; her sister, Elizabeth Howell and three brothers, Ray Hennington, Punk Hennington and Billy Hennington. She is survived by her daughter, Tonya Temple Arnold of Petal; two grandsons, Tyler Herrin and Lane Arnold both of Petal; one sister, Marie Harvey of Petal and three brothers, C.H. Hennington of Ark., Frankie Hennington of Tx. and Ted Hennington of Petal and a number of nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Monday May 6, 2012 from 6 - 9 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal.
Published in the Hattiesburg American on May 5, 2013