Matt Puckett

Published 11:04 am Friday, March 23, 2012

Matt Puckett died Tuesday, March 20, 2012. He was 35.

Matt was preceded in death by his beloved “Daddy,” Harold Puckett Sr.; and a brother, Jason Dean Puckett.

Matt was an Eagle Scout and was a graduate of Perry Central High School in New Augusta, Miss. He was a talented writer and wrote many essays and short stories. He inspired many people with his kindness and courage, and he will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

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Survivors include his father and stepmother, Larry and Janie Ross of Utica; his mother, Mary Stennett Puckett of Vicksburg; his sister, Angel Brumfield of Rodney; and three brothers, Mark Puckett of Port Gibson, Harold “Trey” Puckett III of Pattison and Paul Michael Puckett of Vicksburg.

Memorial services will be Saturday, March 24, 2012, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Glenwood Funeral Home with the Rev. Tim Murphy and Wayne Whiteside officiating.