Willie Mae Backstrom

Willie Mae Backstrom

Hattiesburg, MS

Services will be held at 10:00 AM Wednesday at Hulett-Winstead Chapel for Mrs. Willie Mae Backstrom, 90, of Hattiesburg.

She died Monday, July 1, 2013 at Marion County Hospital.

Burial will be in Highland Cemetery.

Mrs. Backstrom retired from Forrest General Hospital and was a longtime member of Central Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Arvid Backstrom.

She is survived by three sons, AL Backstrom of Florence, Doug Backstrom of Hattiesburg; and Randy Backstrom of Moselle; two daughters, Emma Lou Henderson of Big Bay Lake and Cindy Ward of Purvis; fifteen grandchildren and nineteen great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be 5:00-7:00 PM Tuesday at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home.


Funeral Home

Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home
205 Bay Street Hattiesburg, MS 39401
(601) 794-6281

Published in the Hattiesburg American on July 2, 2013