Jerry "T-Bird" Buse

Memorial Services will be held at a later date for Mr. Jerry "T-Bird" Buse, 74, of New Augusta, MS.

He died Sunday, June 27, 2021.

Mr. Buse was retired as a mechanic from W.R. Fairchild Construction and a member of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by K.P. and Ora Mae Buse; three children, Robert Sumrall, Jerry Buse, Jr., and Stephanie Sumrall; two siblings, Carolyn Kitchens and William Buse;  three wives, Carolyn Franklin, Estelle Sumrall, and Betty Parker.

He is survived by two sons, Billy Buse of Perry County, MS and Bodie Buse of Sandersville, MS; one daughter, Sissy Sumrall of Perry County, MS; one sister, Blanch Quave of Petal, MS; four brothers, Roger Buse of Petal, MS, Harlon Buse of Petal, MS, Terry Buse of Petal, MS, and Edward Buse of Hattiesburg, MS; seven grandchildren, Billy Joe Buse, Jr., Catherine Buse, Colby Buse, Robert Sumrall, Hunter Walley, and Emma Grace; seven great-grandchildren, Jackson and Averi, Michael, Kacy, and Ivan, Journey and Bentley, and Katrina Buse; and a number of nieces and nephews.