Funeral Services for Ms. Sallie Wilson Land, age 84 of Pennington, will be held on Sunday, June 13, 2010 at 1 P.M. from the Chapel of Bumpers Funeral Home with Rev. Ginger Richardson officiating. Burial will follow in the Red Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be on Saturday from 5 P.M. until 7 P.M.
Ms. Land passed away on Thursday, June 10, 2010 at Rush Hospital in Meridian, MS.
She was retired from Ft. James Corporation.
Ms. Land is survived by her sons Michael Land (Cheryl) of Daphne, AL; Charles “Chuck” Land of Pennington; daughter Carol J. Bowles of Athens, GA; sister Sara Brealon Ford of Montgomery, AL; 7 grandchildren: Loren Michael Land of CA; Robbie Allen of Butler, AL; Stacey Bowles of Colbert, GA; Greg Bowles of Athens, GA; Jennifer Michelle Land of Killeen, TX; Brent Land of Pennington, AL; and Erica Land of Lavaca, AL; 9 great grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents Walter Felix Wilson and Mary Lajean Land Wilson; brothers Felix, Owen, Jack, and Harmon Wilson; sisters Ona Tyson and Vernie Tyson.
Pallbearers: Hugh Bowles, Robbie Allen, Randy Mosley, Ezekial Stafford, Darrin Turner, Kenny Lewis. Honorary Pallbearers: Members of the Play House at Trinity United Methodist Church.
Bumpers Funeral Home will be in charge of arrangements.