Services for Christene Winstead were held Sunday, September 26, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. from McClain-Hays Chapel with Dr. Billy James and Rev. Lawrence Runnells officiating. Burial followed in Bethsaida Cemetery in Neshoba County. McClain-Hays Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Ms. Winstead, 90, of Union, died Wednesday, September 22, 2021.
A native and lifelong resident of Neshoba County, she graduated from House School. She retired from U. S. Motors in Philadelphia. Ms. Winstead was a member of Bethsaida Baptist Church.
Survivors include sons, Marshal Winstead of Philadelphia, Ricky Winstead of Hattiesburg, David Winstead of Union; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; sister, Linda Mowdy of Union.
Ms. Winstead was preceded in death by her husband, Rufus Norman Winstead; granddaughter, Amanda Skye Winstead; sisters, Martha Jane Williams, Myverne Shannon; brothers, W. M., H. M., Cletus, and Carson Mowdy.
Family requests memorials be made to a favorite charity.