Nannie Prestwood, 82, of Magee, passed away Thursday, October 10, 2019, at her home in Magee. She was born Saturday, January 9, 1937.
Visitation was held on Saturday, October 12, 2019, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home, Magee.
Funeral services were held Sunday, October 13, 2019, at 3 p.m. at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home, Magee. Burial followed in Rials Creek United Methodist Church Cemetery. Bro. Sammy Napier and Rob Webb officiated. Colonial Chapel Funeral Home of Magee handled arrangements, (601) 849-5031.
Mrs. Prestwood was an active member of Rials Creek United Methodist Church, where she served in many offices, as teacher, choir director, cluster representative and on many committees. She loved to support her church and its endeavors to bring souls to Christ. She was also a past member of Magee Chapter of the Order of The Eastern Star. Along with reading her Bible every day and witnessing to all she came in contact with, her focus in life was to keep her entire family involved in church and having a true relationship with God so they each would be saved.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Larry Prestwood; parents, Jessie and Annie Mangum; son-in-law, Larry Gill; granddaughter, Kelli Prestwood; brothers, W.R Mangum and Harold Mangum; sister, Zelda Veale.
Survivors include her son, Stanley Prestwood (Robin); daughter, Cindy Gill; grandchildren, Marci Breaux (Brent), Ryan Gill (Louann), Kim Pittman, Kristi Magee (Tim), Maegan Blair (Justin), Chelsee Calvert (Jeremy); great-grandchildren, Blake Deaver, Catelyn Deaver, Michael Gill, Dillon Gill, Weston Burney, Brett Pittman, Kenleigh Magee, Jones Magee, Ada Shaw, Silas Blair, and Lillian Calvert.
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