January 8, 2007

Published 12:00 am Monday, January 8, 2007

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Phillip Knox McNemar

Services for Phillip Knox McNemar were at 2 p.m. Saturday at Fisher Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Jay Tremble and Doris Leist officiating. Burial followed at Cedar Hill Cemetery.

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Mr. McNemar died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2007, at his daughter’s home in Vicksburg. He was 66.

A native and lifelong resident of Vicksburg, Mr. McNemar was the son of the late Phillip Y. and Dorothy Allison McNemar. A Navy veteran, he retired as a maintenance supervisor from ParkView Regional Medical Center and Pecan Ridge Apartments. He was a member of Independent Methodist Church in Yazoo City.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, two sisters, and wife, Sonia McHann.

Mr. McNemar is survived by two daughters, Linda LaSalle and Darlene Rogers, both of Vicksburg; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Randy Stubbs, Bobby Sanders, Howard Lambert, Robert Williamson, David LaSalle Jr. and Phillip M. LaSalle.

Honorary pallbearers were Larry Benson, Rodney McHann and Charles Sanders.