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Julia E. Messer

Graveside Funeral Services for Julia E. Messer, age 92, of Picayune, MS, who passed away Wednesday, January 15, 2020, will be held Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at 11:00 am at New Palestine Cemetery.

Visitation will be Wednesday, January 22, 2020 from 10:00 am until 11:00 am at McDonald Funeral Home.

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

Rev. R.T. Buckley will officiate the service.

A native of Bay Springs, MS, she was a retired medical secretary and a member of First Baptist Church of Picayune. Julia was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend, who will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Victor Hosey and Gadys Scoggin Hosey; her loving husband, Henry Ross Messer; her son, William Frederick Messer; and her brother, Victor Hosey.

Left to cherish her memory are her daughter-in-law, Ann Messer; her granddaughters, Julie (Matt) Hebert, Rebecca (Andy) Estain, Amy (Thomas Gros) Messer, and Emily (Brian Norris) Messer; 8 great-grandchildren, Emma Nolting, Mikey Strain III, Payton Estain, Ellie Nolting, Hunter Estain, Macie Hebert, Matthew Hebert, and Brian Norris, Jr.; her brother, Tom Hosey; and several nieces and nephews.

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