Evan D. “Lou” Landrum, Sr.

Published 7:00 am Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Funeral Services for Evan D. “Lou” Landrum, Sr., age 91, of Picayune, Miss., who passed away Friday, June 16, 2017, will be held Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. at McDonald Funeral Home Chapel.

Visitation will be Monday, June 19, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at McDonald Funeral Home.

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Burial will be in Gipson Cemetery under the direction of McDonald Funeral Home.

Rev. Dan Young will officiate the service, assisted by Dr. Keith Warden.

A native of Salem Community, he was a Business Owner for Landrum Discount Furniture and a member of Roseland Park Baptist Church, where he was a deacon and Sunday School Teacher. Lou was also honored as the head usher. He was a board member at First National Bank of Picayune for over 36 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lular “L.Q.” Landrum and Agnes Warden Landrum; his wife of 70 years, Mary K.  Landrum; his son, Evan D. Landrum, Jr.; 2 brothers,Gary Landrum and James E. “Mutt” Landrum; and 5 sisters, Easter, Lois, Dixie, Ossie Mae and Vesta.

Left to cherish his memory are his sons, Jeffrey L. (Connie) Landrum and  Hal C. Landrum; his daughter in law, Barbara Landrum; his grandson, Kellis (Whitney) Landrum; his step grandson, Billy Abasolo-Landrum; 3 granddaughters, Traci (Brad) McKenzie, Mary Ann (David) Brannan, and Brooke (Marcus) Goforth; 10 great grandchildren, Alec, Luke, Emmy, Abbi, Drew, Lainy, Matti, Lily Kate, Evie, and Robin; and his brother, Kellis (Bobbie) Landrum.

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