Funeral services for Mrs. Mildred (Dot) Edah Tatum was held at 12 noon Sunday, January 12, 2020 at Rocky Hill Church of God with Rev. Brett Cooper officiating. Interment in the Church Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services in charge. Mrs. Tatum, 78, passed away Friday, January 10, 2020 at her residence in Rocky Hill Community. She worked at Carthage Corporation for many years. Her hobbies include gardening, flowers and cooking. She was a member of Rocky Hill Church of God. 


Preceded in death: Parents, Oscar and Nellie Comans Bassett; Husband, Joe Tatum; Sisters, Mary Brown, Yvonne Beckham, Delma Bassett; Brothers, Victor, Stancel, Floyd, Paul and Alton Bassett. Survivors: Sisters, Martha Fornea, Jo Smith; Brothers, Dorman Bassett, Henry Bassett; Host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews. 

Pallbearers: David Rogers, Jessie Smith, Charlie Gerald Wilson, Mark Smith, Grant Comans, Austin Stamper, Tyler Comans, Dustin Comans, Danny Loper, Frankie Bassett, Lannie Beckham.