Danny R. Purvis, 58 of Hickory, MS, died Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian, MS.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm, on Friday, September 17, 2010 at Newton County Funeral Home - North in Newton,MS. Burial will be in the New Fellowship Baptist Church Cemetery, Hickory, MS .
Newton County Funeral Home South, 100 Old Highway 15 Loop, Newton, MS is in charge of arrangements 601-683-2152.
Mr. Purvis was a lifelong resident of Newton, MS. He was a member at New Fellowship Baptist Church. He was employed with Bedford Care Nursing Center where he will be remembered by both residents and employees for his dedication and remarkable service. He loved his family and will be greatly missed by all.
Preceded in death by: Father, R.T. Purvis, SR.,
Survivors Include: Wife: Donna S. Purvis, Hickory, MS Children: Mary Elizabeth Jones(Chad), Hickory, MS and Danny Ryan Purvis (Bonnie), Hickory, MS Mother: Mary M. Purvis, Newton, MS Brothers: R.T. Purvis(Betty), Newton, MS, Tommy Purvis, Newton, MS Grandchildren: Brett Jones, Landry Jones
Pallbearers: Johnny Posey,Jimmy Posey,Proby Gammill,James Blackwell,Rusty McMillan, Johnny Coghlan, Curtis Hines and Finas Evans. Visitation will be held from 5:00pm - 8:00pm at Newton County Funeral Home North.