Harold Victor Pillsbury, 89 of Decatur, MS, died Sunday,January 9, 2011 at his residence. Funeral services will be held 11 AM Thursday, January 13, at Decatur United Methodist Church, with the Rev Johnny Crosby & Rev Bruce Taylor officiating.Burial will be in Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery, Hickory, MS. Visitation will be Wednesday, January 12 from 5 PM until 8 PM at Newton County Funeral Home, Highway 15 North. He was a member of Decatur United Methodist Church. He enjoyed spending time with his family & loved fishing & gardening.
He was preceded in death by his Wife:Georgia Lee Whatley Pillsbury Son: Jimmy Pillsbury Parents:James Edward & Caroline Graff Pillsbury Brothers:James Pillsbury, Carl Pillsbury, Arthur Pillsbury, Edward Pillsbury,Floyd Pillsbury, & Ade Pillsbury Sisters: Bertha Poeppel, Dorothy Pillsbury,& Beatrice Palmer
Survivors Include: Son:Harold Todd Pillsbury & wife Annette of Decatur, MS Daughters:Ira Ann Pillsbury Burns& husband Jerry of Brandon, MS Audrey Jannett Pillsbury Ross of Brandon
Grandchildren: Darlene Wright (Hiram) of Byram, Greta Pelletier (Bill) of St Augustine, FL Jorjanne Hamilton (Mickey) of Pelahatchie Stephanie Ridge (Brook) of Brandon Candace Flowers (Daniel) of Brandon Greg Pillsbury of Enterprise Zach Pillsbury of Decatur Kristen Pillsbury of Decatur
Great Grandchildren: Justin Miller, James Wright, Blake Markham, Dakota Markham, Walter Hamilton, Brendan Goff, Tyler McMain, Avery Flowers,& Ashlyn Flowers
Sisters: Phoebe Whitney (Phil) Juanita Schoenbeck (Bill) Caroline Moore Edna Stark Sarah Wagner
Brothers: Arnold Pillsbury Albert Pillsbury (Alice) Jimmy Pillsbury
Pallbearers: Greg Pillsbury Zach Pillsbury Johnny Burks Curly Burks Sam Burks Bobby Pugh Johnny Ferguson Bill Goodwin