Services for Laverne F. Nowell were held Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at McClain-Hays Chapel with Rev. Matthew White and Rev. Gene Higginbotham officiating.  Burial followed in Cedarlawn Cemetery.


McClain-Hays Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. 


Laverne Frazier Nowell , age 91, peacefully transitioned to heaven on May 7, 2019. 


She worked in the insurance industry for 50 years and retired from Philadelphia Security Insurance Agency.  She was a member of the Eastern Star and a longtime member of Longino Baptist Church, where she served as church secretary and Sunday school teacher for many years.  After retiring she enjoyed volunteering at the Neshoba General Hospital Gift Shop.


She is survived by her son Gary Nowell; two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sister Patsy Sanders; brothers, Fred Frazier and Ralph Frazier. 


Mrs. Nowell was preceded in death by her husband Quinn Nowell; infant son Kevin Nowell; parents, Fred, Sr., and Minnie Frazier; and brother Mike Frazier.


The family would like to thank the staffs at Atwood and Quality Hospice, as well as personal caregivers, for all the care given to the Nowell family.