Pat Pickle

Published 12:33 pm Thursday, February 9, 2012

ROLLING FORK — Pat Pickle died Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012, at River Region Medical Center. He was 82.

Mr. Pickle was a native of Barnes, Miss., and was a Carthage resident for 18 years. He had lived in Sharkey County for a number of years. He retired as an operator from Southern Natural Gas Co. He was a member of Cary Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Rebecca Pickle Boykin.

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He is survived by a son, Patrick Pickle of Rolling Fork; two daughters, Patricia Huff of Pelahatchie and Christie Bobo of Rolling Fork; one brother, Dill Pickle of Carthage; one sister, Billie Turner of Mesa, Ariz.; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Cary Baptist Church with the Rev. Millard Caulder officiating. Burial will follow at Cary Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 until 7 p.m. Friday at Glenwood Funeral Home in Rolling Fork.

Pallbearers will be Kirk Nichols, Jay Pickle, Bubby Pickle, Steven Boykin, J.J. Russum and Mike Duggins.

Honorary pallbearers will be Mike Williams and Paul Williams.