Mary “Jane” Lander

Published 4:46 pm Thursday, January 7, 2016

Funeral services for Mary “Jane” Lander, 77, of Carriere, MS, who passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2016, will be held Friday, January 8, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. at Byrd’s Chapel United Methodist Church.
Visitation will be Friday, January 8, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at Byrd’s Chapel United Methodist Church.
Burial will be in Byrd’s Chapel Cemetery under the direction of McDonald Funeral Home.
Rev. Larry Pickering will officiate the service.
A native of Husser, LA, Jane was a life-long resident of Byrd’s Chapel Community in Henleyfield, MS.  She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and member of Byrd’s Chapel United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Blake Byrd and Nydia Ophelia Stewart Byrd; daughter, Rebecca Douglas; sister, Gaylia Byrd.
Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Arthur N. Lander; daughters, Mignon Kellar and husband Mark, Angela Stark, Amy Twynette Vaughn and husband Michael; sons, Quinton Roy “Buddy” Lander and wife Shirley, Arthur N. “Rowdy” Lander Jr. and wife Doris, Thomas Jeffery Lander and wife Tracy, John Glen Lander, Brandon Lynn Lander and Jan, Landon Scott Lander; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
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