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In Loving Memory

August 10, 1929 – September 25, 2018


Lucedale, MS

Bessie Lee Newburn, 89, passed away on Tuesday, September 25, 2018.
Bessie is preceded in death by her husband, Kendal Newburn; parents, Thomas and Emily Williamson; and four children, Thomas Knapp, David Knapp, Donnie Knapp, and Nathan Doyle Knapp.

She is survived by her six children, Sonya Havard, Debra Horton, William Knapp, Emily Kendrick, Tony Kendrick, and Sherry Mechelle Mirabile; twelve grandchildren and many other relatives and friends.

All are welcome to join Bessie’s family at her gathering of family and friends on Friday, September 28, 2018, from 12:00 p.m. until time of service at 1:00 p.m. at Hughes Funeral Home, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL, 36526; with Pastor Eddie Rivers and Pastor John Dyess officiating. Burial will take place at 3:00 p.m., Friday, September 28, 2018, in Serenity Memorial Gardens, 8951 Old Pascagoula Road, Theodore, AL 36582. Expressions of condolence may be made at www.hughesfh.com. Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home & Crematory in Daphne, AL.