Services for Kitty Mowdy were held Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at 10 a.m. from McClain-Hays Funeral Home Chapel.

The Rev. Billy James and the Rev. David Hardy officiated. Burial followed in Bethsaida Cemetery.

Mrs. Mowdy, 75, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian.

She was a native and lifelong resident of Neshoba County. Mrs. Mowdy was a member of Bethsaida Baptist Church. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband, Morrice Mowdy; daughters, Gwen Ryals, Reba Fryery, Wanda Savell, and Susie Strickland; sons, Gilbert Mowdy and Chris Mowdy; 13 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sisters, Dean Walker of Philadelphia, Dorothy Kirby and Rebecca Barnett both of Jackson; and brother, Tommy Barnett of De Kalb, Texas.

Mrs. Mowdy was preceded in death by her parents, Wilson and Sadie Barnett; sisters, Hilda Barnett, Eva Mae Talley, and Mary Alice Steele; and brothers, EG "Hop" Barnett and Rev. Charles Barnett.