Fredna Whitfield

Published 7:15 pm Monday, January 8, 2024

Funeral Services for Fredna Walters Smith Whitfield, age 92, of Picayune, MS, who passed away Saturday, January 6, 2024, will be held Thursday, January 11, 2024, at 10:00 am at Mill Creek Baptist Church.

Visitation will be Thursday, January 11, 2024 from 9:00 am until 10:00 am at Mill Creek Baptist Church.

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

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Bro. Rusty Kuhn and Bro. Arthur Lee will officiate the service.

A native of Seminary, MS, she was a member of Mill Creek Baptist Church, where she served as Church Clerk, Treasurer, and Sunday School Teacher.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Eddie N Walters and Mary Jane Strickland Walters; her husband, Foster Ray Smith; her husband, Samuel Whitfield; her sisters, Emmagene Hillman and Bernice Holston; and her brother, Adrian Walters.

Left to cherish her memory are her son, Aaron Arthur Smith and daughter-in-law, Myra Lynn Davis Smith; her son, Ronald R Smith; her 3 grandchildren, David (Christy) Aaron Smith, Eddie Miles Louis Smith, and Angela (Trenton) Marie Smith Powell; her 5 great grandchildren, Emma, Tristan, Anna, Roddy, and Sarah; her great great grandchild due in May, Harvey; and her numerous nieces and nephews.

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Contributions can be made to the Doug & Diane Philippine Missions at:  Mill Creek Baptist Church, 11 Old Kiln Road, Picayune, MS 39466