June 4, 2002

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, June 4, 2002


Rita Ornelas Zinzun Page, also known as Kathleen Williams, died Saturday, June 1, 2002, at River Region Medical Center. She was 52.

Mrs. Page was a member of the Pentecostal faith.

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She was preceded in death by her father, Michael Zinzun.

She is survived by two sons, Dennis Hamilton of Colton, Calif., and Joseph Page of Pasadena, Calif.; her daughter, Latishia Page of Los Angeles; her mother, Jean Ornelas of Fontana, Calif.; four brothers, Tony Ornelas of Savannah, Ga., Michael Zinzun of Pasadena, Juan Ornelas of Oklahoma City and Mateo Ornelas of Chicago; four sisters, Raquel Ornelas of Atlanta, Carmen Crutchfield and Linda Ornelas, both of Pasadena, and Juanita Edwards of Fontana; grandchildren; and other relatives, including Joe Harris of Jackson.

Private services and burial will be in Pasadena. W.H. Jefferson Funeral Home has charge of the local arrangements.


UTICA Noel L. Womack Sr. died Monday, June 3, 2002, at Natchez Regional Medical Center. He was 93.

A lifelong resident of Utica, Mr. Womack was retired from the Hinds County Highway Department. He was also a farmer in the Hinds County area and owned and operated Womack Antiques Store. He was a member of Cayuga United Methodist Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Alma D. Womack; a son, Noel L. Womack Jr.; two sisters; and four brothers.

He is survived by two sons, Cecil Womack of Utica and Alex Womack of Natchez; his daughter, Charlene Jamison of Laferia, Texas; a brother, Gene Womack of Utica; three sisters, Ina Downing and Lee Ford, both of Utica, and Laura Jenkins of Terry; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Cayuga United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jon Altman officiating. Burial will follow at Cayuga Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 until 8 tonight at Glenwood Funeral Home in Utica.