James Donald Westcott

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, September 30, 2008

James Donald “Pete” Westcott died Sunday, Sept. 28, 2008, at River Region Medical Center. He was 62.

Mr. Westcott was born in Fulton County, Ga., and had been a resident of Vicksburg for the past 53 years. He was a member of Plumbers and Pipe Fitters, Local No. 619, and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John B. and Mildred Jackson Westcott; and a sister, Robbie Ann Sitzman.

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Survivors include a daughter, Alicia W. Cook of Vicksburg; two brothers, Eddie Westcott and Elvin Westcott, both of Vicksburg; two sisters, Bonnie Ford and Myrtis Hamm, both of Vicksburg; and two grandchildren.

A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Glenwood Funeral Home with the Rev. Joseph Johnson officiating. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until the hour of the service at the funeral home.