Michael Engle

Michael Thomas Engle


Michael Thomas Engle, Jr. passed away at Baptist Hospital in Jackson on Wednesday, January 29, 2014. Engle, 60, was a loving father of three. He was a banker with Deposit Guaranty National Bank for the majority of his career. He was also employed with Old Republic Exchange Company and First American Title Insurance Company before his retirement.

A life-long Episcopalian, he was born in Canton and was the son of the late Reverend Michael Thomas Engle, Sr., and Nancy Napier Engle of Greenwood. Besides his father, Mr. Engle was preceded in death by his brother, Granville Napier Engle.

Survivors along with his mother, include his daughter, Campbell Engle Smith and husband Rob, of Washington, D.C., Granville Napier Engle, II, of New York, N.Y., and Michael Thomas Engle,III, and wife Lauren of Denver, Colorado. He is also survived by his aunt, Mrs. Paul Edward Engle, Jr, and cousin Ms. Wilkie Bee Engle, husband Paul Gonwa and their two girls.

Mr. Engle attended Columbia Military Academy in Columbia Tennessee, and graduated from Pillow Academy in Greenwood. He attended Mississippi State University where he was a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity and he graduated from Delta State University. He was a graduate of the Louisiana School of Banking program at Louisiana State University.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM Friday, February 7, with a visitation at 1:00 PM in Greenwood at the Episcopal Church of the Nativity. Wilson & Knight Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Memorials in his name may be sent to Camp Bratton Green,1530 Way Road, Canton, Mississippi 39046.

An online guestbook may be signed at www.wilsonandknight.com.

Funeral Home

Wilson & Knight Funeral Home - Greenwood
910 Hwy 82 West Greenwood, MS 38930
(662) 453-3636

Published in Clarion Ledger on Feb. 5, 2014