Lyman E. Tait Sr.

Published 10:55 pm Saturday, July 7, 2012

BENTONIA — Lyman E. Tait Sr. died Friday, July 6, 2012, at his home in Bentonia. He was 61.

Mr. Tait was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church and an electrical instrument supervisor at Bechtel Corp.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Tait and Gracie Covey.

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He is survived by his wife, Glenda Tait of Bentonia; a son, Lyman Tait Jr. of Bentonia; two daughters, Stacey Tait of Bentonia and Danielle Watson of Alabama; a stepson, Justin Figgemeier of Biloxi; and eight grandchildren.

Services will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Oak Grove Baptist Church with burial following at Oak Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be today from 5 until 7 p.m. at Stricklin-King Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Gordon E. Muskgrove Jr., Mark Glascoe, Bill Walker, Charlie Creech, Randy Nicholson and W.A. Sims Jr.