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Mon, 09/04/2017 - 6:52pm
Margie May Purvis Sanders, 86, of Quitman, MS, passed away on September 3, 2017, at her residence.
She was born on February 13, 1931, to Robert and Virgie (Smith) Purvis in Lauderdale County, MS.
Margie is survived by her husband, Calvin Sanders; son, Robert Mel (Peggy) Sanders; daughter, Gay (J.C.) Hardeman; seven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Lester and Virgie Viola Purvis; brothers, Frank Purvis and Lindwood "Buddy" Purvis; sisters, Ruth Boone and Virginia Monteze Purvis; granddaughter, Vanessa Ivy; and grandson, Mark Harwell.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, September 5, 2017, 5:00 p.m. at Wright's Funeral Home, Quitman, MS. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, September 6, 3:00 p.m. at the Wright's Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jason Castle and Rev. Keith Bogan officiating. Burial will take place in the Old Pleasant Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Lee Kennedy, Jimmy Kennedy, Roger Kennedy, Mike Kennedy, Gary Cranford, and Billy Weems. Honorary Pallbearers will be Jackie McHenry, Glen Mosley, Jerry Rich, and Alvin Parker.
Online condolences can be given at www.wrightsfuneral.com.