November 20th 2010
Clifton “Pappy” Jennings, 84, died Saturday, Nov. 13, 2010 at home.
Funeral services were Monday at the Stricklin-King Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Richard Jennings and Rev. Luke Edwards officiating. Burial followed at Glenwood Cemetery.
Mr. Jennings was born Aug. 15, 1926 in Winston County to Darling H. and Mary Nance Jennings. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a self employed plumber. He was a member of Delta Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a stepmother, Josie Jennings White; and five brothers.
Survivors include his wife, Annie Cleo Jennings of Yazoo City; four daughters, Mary Teresa Richardson, Linda Jennings Edwards, both of Yazoo City, Nancy Jennings Cockrell Lavergne of Pearl, and Jan Jennings Powell of Flowood; a son, Richard Clifton Jennings of Yazoo City; four brothers; five sisters; 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Serving as pallbearers were Larry Edwards, David Richardson, Curtis Ray, Trent Sligh, Lonnie Edwards, Jon Richardson, Josh Jennings and Corey Deer.
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