Marcus Lavon Welch
Marcus Lavon Welch, 84, of Purvis, died April 2, 2014, at Forrest General Hospital.
Mr. Welch was owner and operator of M.L. Welch Trucking and served in the U.S. Army. He enjoyed gardening and watching westerns.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Marcus and Margaret Welch; three sisters; and one brother.
Mr. Welch is survived by his wife, Brenda L. Welch of Purvis; one son, Steven Eric Welch (Rosalinda) of Arlington, TX; two sisters, Alice Bertha Chisholm of Pensacola and Charlene Wilson (Warren) of Glendale; three grandchildren, Staci Welch of Lexington, VA, Tyler Welch and Taylor Welch both of Arlington, TX; and one great-grandson, James Plunkett of Arlington, TX.
Moore Funeral Service
706 Main St Purvis, MS 39475
Published in the Hattiesburg American on Apr. 6, 2014