Wednesday, July 16, 2014 1:00 AM
Services for Wynell Tolbert were held Monday, July 14, 2014, at 11 a.m. from McClain-Hays Funeral Home Chapel.
The Rev. Stuart Purvis and the Rev. Allen Herrington officiated. Burial followed in Sandtown Cemetery.
Mrs. Tolbert, 76, of Philadelphia, died Friday, July 11, 2014, at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian.
She was born and reared in the Sandtown community of Neshoba County where she made her home all of her life. She retired after many years from Garan Manufacturing. Mrs. Tolbert was a member of Spring Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughters, Linda Goforth and Debbie Ingram both of Philadelphia; sons, Danny Savell of Edwards and Mike Savell of Philadelphia; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; sisters, Christine Burns of Philadelphia, Bonnie Sanderson of Preston, Louise Irons of Philadelphia and Brenda Smith of Union; and brother, Ronald Cumberland of Philadelphia.
Mrs. Tolbert was preceded in death by her husband, Rothell Tolbert.