Services for Mr. Ernest Spurgeon Mason, age 91, of Newton, MS will be held 10:00am on Saturday 10/31/2009 at Bethel Baptist Church in Newton, MS with Rev. Mark Kilgore officiating. The Body will lie in state at the church for one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in the Bethel Church Cemetery. Newton County Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 601-635-3200
Mr. Mason passed away on Thursday, 10/29/2009 at the Veteran’s Home in Kosciusko, MS. He was a U.S. Army Veteran who served his country during World War II. He was a life-long resident of Newton, MS, and a member of Bethel Baptist church.
He is survived by his sons Robert Mason and his wife Susan of Newton, MS and Milton Bruce Mason of Biloxi, MS; a daughter Sandra Morgan and her husband Dennis of Olive Branch, MS; and two grandchildren, Kate Mason and Mason Simmons.
He is preceded in death by his wife Margie Mason and one brother James Mason.
Pallbearers are Jim Mason, John Mason, Judd Mason, Matt Mason, Marc Hardy and Dennis Morgan , Jr..