Services for Marlene S. Ainsworth were held Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at 1:30 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Hattiesburg.

Burial followed in Roseland Park Cemetery.

Mrs. Ainsworth, 74, of Hattiesburg, died May 22, 2014, at Forrest General Hospital.

She was a Registered Nurse and held a Master's Degree in Public Health Nursing. She was of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Jack H. Ainsworth; parents, Wilma Apperson and Marvin Smith; brothers, Jack Keith Smith and Dewayne Apperson; and a sister, Anne S. Gordon.

Survivors include daughters, Suzanne Ainsworth Wells and Julie Bradford, both of Hattiesburg; three granddaughters; sister, Eunice Posey; and brothers, Don Apperson, Alvis Apperson and Cecil Apperson, all of Beat Line Community in Philadelphia.