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Saturday, January 20, 2018

Proby Castilaw

Services for Mr. Proby Castilaw of Brookhaven are 1:00 pm Thursday, June 29, 2017

at Riverwood Family Funeral Service with burial at Little Bahala Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation is from 11:00 am until time of the service on Thursday at Riverwood.


Mr. Proby Castilaw, 88, passed away June 26, 2017 at Diversacare.

He was born on July 30, 1928 to Leon “Lon” Castilaw and Laura Case Castilaw.

He was a life time member of Little Bahala Baptist Church and was retired from Mississippi Department of Transportation.

He was an avid outdoorsman where he loved to coon hunt and look at his timber. He also loved music and singing.


Preceding him in death were his parents; wife, Peggy B. Castilaw; daughters, Carolyn Logan and Laurie Burnett;

brothers, James “Jim” Castilaw, Jesse “Jack” Castilaw; sisters, Annie Mae Durr and Grace Applewhite.


Those left to cherish his memory are his daughters, Angie Spencer and husband Bruce and Iris Waldrop

and husband Doyle and son-in-law, Butch Logan

He is also survived by 10 grandchildren, Jason Hedgepeth, Mindy H. Smith, Mallory L. Schneider, Leigh B. Wilson, Lindsey B. Davis,

Trey Waldrop, Carly Waldrop, Casey Waldrop, Jessie C. Stringer and Grant Spencer and 23 great grandchildren.

He is also survived by nieces and nephews that he loved dearly.


Memorials can be made to the Activity Fund at Diversacare

519 Brookman Dr. Brookhaven MS 39601

c/o Jenny Scott.


1 comment

  • Comment Link Susie Jones Patrick Friday, 30 June 2017 10:56 posted by Susie Jones Patrick

    Just found out about Mr. Proby. He was always such a joy to see when we visited mom at Brook Manor (Mary Ellen Jones). He was always so sweet to talk to her about the market. Will be praying for you all during this time.


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