Mary Louise Brister
Sept. 27, 1941 – Feb. 16, 2020
Mary (Louise) Duncan Brister, 78, a resident of Ruth, died Feb. 16, 2020, at her home. She was born in Walthall County Sept. 27, 1941, to James and Lorena Duncan. A service was Feb. 18, 2020, burial in the Felder’s Campground cemetery, Rev. Diane Woodall and Rev. Barry Dickerson officiating.
She was a preacher’s wife. She loved visiting the church members with her husband, at every church he served.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 58 years; Rev. Charles E. Brister, a sister; Annie Mae Massey and a brother; Olen Duncan.
She is survived by her daughters and son-in-law; Mary Ann Long and Charlene and Rodney Shaw, three grandchildren; Angela Long and Jeremy Shaw and his wife, Destine, two great grandchildren; Dawson and Drifton. She is also survived by a sister and brother-in-law; Marie and Bobby Morris and a special sister-in-law; Doris Duncan.
Pallbearers were the men of Summit Methodist and Felder’s United Methodist Church.
Hartman-Jones Funeral Home of McComb was in charge of the arrangements.