Mildred Beckham Smith
Mrs. Mildred Beckham Smith of Hattiesburg went to be with her LORD and Savior on Saturday, November 17, 2018. Mildred was born on August 15, 1928 in Carthage, MS.
She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Kenneth; her daughter, Pam Milloy; son-in-law, Don Milloy all of Hattiesburg, MS; granddaughter, Meghan Milloy of Berlin, Germany. Mrs. Smith leaves several beloved nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her parents, Earthie Beckham and Effie Beckham Broadhead, and two sisters, Vernette Thomas and Patricia Brown.
Mrs. Smith was an active member of Main Street Baptist Church. She was a member of the Faith Sunday School Class and served as secretary/treasurer for many years. She was also a 4th grade teacher for the Hattiesburg Public School District for thirty-one years. She had a BS and MS from USM and was a certified reading specialist. Mrs. Smith enjoyed cooking, shopping and spending time with her family.
Visitation and services were held at Main Street Baptist Church in Hattiesburg on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, Graveside services and burial were held at Sunrise Baptist Church Cemetery in Carthage, MS.
Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.