• 1
  • 1
Wednesday, September 20, 2017


Mrs. Kathleen Journeay Reed Hedgepeth

Services for Mrs. Kathleen Journeay Reed Hedgepeth will be held at 2:00pm,

Sunday, July 2, 2017, at First Baptist Church with interment at Riverwood Memorial Park.

Visitation will be on Saturday, July 1, 2017, at Riverwood Family from 5:00-8:00pm

and will resume prior to the service on Sunday starting at 1:00pm.

 

Mrs. Kathleen Hedgepeth, 89, of Brookhaven, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on June 28, 2017.

She was born in Union Church, MS, on October 13, 1927, to James Taylor Journeay and Carrie Richmond Journeay.

Mrs. Hedgepeth graduated from Heuck’s Retreat High School and Copiah Lincoln Community College.

She also earned her Bachelor’s Science Degree from University of Women in Columbus, MS

and a Master of Education Degree from Mississippi College in Clinton, MS.

She began teaching in Hernando, MS (3 Years), then returned to teach at Heuck’s Retreat (5 Years) and Loyd Star (4 Years)

then finishing in the Brookhaven Public School District (28 Years).

Mrs. Kathleen was an active member in Daughter of the Nile, El Kanah Temple #142, Jackson, MS Branch,

Order of the Eastern Star, Brookhaven Chapter #1, Woodman of the World, Dixieland Cloggers and WBCCI Mississippi Unit of Airstream.

She was an extensive traveler.

 

Preceding her in death were her parents; her first husband, Virgil Reed; her second husband, Eugene J. “Gene” Hedgepeth.

 

Those left to cherish her memory are her sons, Glen Reed and wife Bobbie of Brandon, MS

and Randy Reed and wife LeAnn of Franklin, Tennessee; step daughter, Sonya Lowrey of Brandon

and step son Mike Hedgepeth and wife Sally of Bogue Chitto; one sister, Margie Fay Tarver of Wesson

along with her grandchildren, Kyle Reed and wife Kristi and Kim Eldridge; step grandchildren, Bo Huffman and wife Darla,

Tracy Goolsby and wife Dawn, Dusty Smith and wife Dee Dee, Toby Smith and wife Hope, Mindy Smith and husband Vince,

Jason Hedgepeth and wife Misty. She is also survived by her great-grandchildren, Ryan Goolsby, Derek Huffman, Alex Rae,

Madison Smith, Marla Cly, Neelie Smith, Lily Smith, Owen Smith, Wyatt Smith, Hayden Huffman, Caroline Hedgepeth,

Micah Powell, Easton Eldridge, Gentry Reed, Sawyer Reed, Rivers Reed, and Maisy Reed.

 

Memorials may be made to El Kanah Temple #142, Daughters of the Nile, Order of the Eastern Star of First Baptist Church.

Media

Leave a comment

Due to spam, your comment will be reviewed and added shortly. Thank you!

Find Ultimate Peace and Comfort

Find Ultimate Peace and Comfort

gideon

Obituaries

  • Patricia Lee Culp Puckett

    Patricia Lee Culp Puckett

    Incomplete

    Read More
  • Philip Eugene Smith Sr.

    Philip Eugene Smith Sr.

        Visitation : 5:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday, September 21 Riverwood Family Funeral Service Service: 11:00 am Friday , September 22, at Riverwood

    Read More
  • John Allen Sisk

    John Allen Sisk

      Services for Mr. John Allen Sisk will be held on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 2:00pm at Riverwood Family

    Read More
  • Walter Freeman, Jr.

    Walter Freeman, Jr.

    Incomplete

    Read More
  • Jenell P. “Tiny” Killingsworth

    Jenell P. “Tiny” Killingsworth

      Services for Mrs. Jenell P. “Tiny” Killingsworth, of Brookhaven are 2:00 pm Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Pleasant Grove

    Read More
  • Janet Kelley

    Janet Kelley

      Graveside service, Monday, September 18, 2017 at 11:00 a.m., at Wesson Cemetery. Janet Lynn Rice Kelley, 59, of Wesson,

    Read More
  • Ormie Hodges

    Ormie Hodges

    Services for Mr. O.D. will be held on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Riverwood Family Funeral Service with a visitation

    Read More
  • Madeline Gentiles

    Madeline Gentiles

      Services for Mrs. Madeline Rodriquez Gentiles of Sweeny, TX. Are 11:00 am Friday, September 15, 2017 at Riverwood Family

    Read More
  • Jesse Kaye Alexander

    Jesse Kaye Alexander

    Funeral Services for Jesse Kaye Alexander will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Riverwood Family Funeral Service with

    Read More
  • Walter, R. Freeman, Jr.

    Walter, R. Freeman, Jr.

      Walter R. Freeman, Jr., 79 of Brookhaven, died on September 10, 2017 at Countrybrook Living Center.     He

    Read More
  • Frances Rushell Duval

    Frances Rushell Duval

      Funeral services for Mrs. Frances Duval will be 2:00 p.m., Sunday, September 10, 2017 at Riverwood Family Funeral Service

    Read More
  • Baby Camille Leslie Jones

    Baby Camille Leslie Jones

      Graveside Service: 11:00 am Saturday, September 9, 2017   Faith Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery    

    Read More
  • Mary Alice Case Calcote Floyd

    Mary Alice Case Calcote Floyd

      Services for Mrs. Mary Alice Case Calcote Floyd, of Baton Rouge is 2:00 pm Friday, September 8, 2017 at

    Read More
  • James Jones

    James Jones

    Incomplete

    Read More
  • Baby Levi Johnson

    Baby Levi Johnson

            Services for Levi will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at Topisaw

    Read More
  • Patricia Cain Fournet

    Patricia Cain Fournet

      Patricia Cain Fournet peacefully entered the gates of heaven on Aug. 30, 2017 with her family by her side

    Read More
  • Keith Brothern Sr

    Keith Brothern Sr

      Mr. Keith Brothern Sr., 46 of Brookhaven, died on August 30, 2017 at Merit Health Central in Jackson.  

    Read More
  • Sherrill George Case

    Sherrill George Case

      Services for Sherrill George Case, of Brookhaven are 2:00 pm Saturday September 2, 2017 at Riverwood Family Funeral Service

    Read More
  • Alan Wayne Richardson

    Alan Wayne Richardson

      Alan Wayne Richardson, 68, of Brookhaven, died August 27, 2017 at his residence.   He was born on May

    Read More
  • Dean Alan Pope

    Dean Alan Pope

     Visitation Tuesday, August 29, 2017 from 5:00-8:00 pm at Riverwood Mr. Dean Alan Pope, 49, of Brookhaven, died on August

    Read More
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14

 

msfda

 

NFDA Logo

Notifications