Saturday, April 13, 2013
Passing of Rev. V.T. Thompson
The 4th Episcopal District and the Mississippi South Region mourns the loss of an outstanding pastor, preacher, and presiding elder. Rev. Vester Thompson was a great leader and loved by all in the Bassfield, Mississippi area and beyond. He served as presiding elder of the Gloster-Hattiesburg District for many years and pastored many churches in the region—Star Hill and Sharon CME churches in Gloster, MS; Blackmon Temple CME Church and Pleasant Grove CME Church and others. At the ripe age of 95, he continued to mentor, worship, and serve at his home church with Pastor Gerald Hudson at Holly Springs CME in Bassfield. His arrangements are as follows.
Saturday, April 20, 2013 11 a.m.
Sweetwater CME Church 8154, Highway 35
Prentiss, MS 39474
Rev. Earnest Thompson
His Body has been entrusted to:
Venma Park Funeral Home
105 East Street
Collins, MS 39428
Please keep his children and family in your prayers. All condolences should be sent to the funeral home. If you need further information, contact his son, Rev. Jerry Thompson at (228) 238-4192.
Posted by Dr. Kenneth E. Jones at 12:37 PM
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Mrs. Zella Jenkins
Final arrangements for Mrs. Zella Jenkins, Sis. Letha Goodman’s aunt, have been entrusted to Brittenum Funeral Home, 125 North Memphis Street, Holly Springs, MS 38635. The phone number is 662.252.2341.
Services are scheduled as follows:
6 p.m. on Friday, April 12, 2013, at the funeral home.
10 a.m. on Saturday, April 13, in the Doxey Auditorium on the Rust College campus, 150 Rust Avenue, Holly Springs, Ms.
Please continue to pray for the Jenkins and Bell families and do share this information with other members and friends. Thanks… have a nice evening!
800 Rose Street
Jackson, MS 39203-3334
601.355.6621-home / 601.201.3466-cell
Posted by Dr. Kenneth E. Jones at 8:38 PM