Hilda Herrington, Mt. Olive, MS

Hilda Rae Herrington, 85, gained her heavenly wings on Sunday, February 18, 2018, at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson.  She was born on March 22, 1932, to the late Thomas Deloach Coulter and Ina Ethel Davis Coulter. 

Mrs. Herrington was a true Christian lady that lived her life by example.  She was a devoted and loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother to her family. She loved cooking for them and spending time with them at get-togethers.  She was a dedicated and hard worker for many years before retiring. She was a faithful member of Siloam Baptist Church. She will be missed by all that knew her.

Mrs. Herrington was the beloved wife of the late Hilton Herrington, devoted mother to Clyde Herrington (Pam), and Rita Dukes; loving grandmother to Julie Odom, Casey Herrington, Chris Dukes, Nicholas Dukes, Jim McLeod; great-grandmother to Mac McElrath, Sam Odom, Kate Odom and Jonathan Herrington.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband and daughter, Mary Jo McLeod; brother, JC Coulter; sisters, Dimple Kelly, Laverne Sanford, Rachel Keys, Vera Mooney and son-in-law, Dale Dukes.

Friends and family will gather at Tutor Funeral Home in Magee on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.  The service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 21, at Siloam Baptist Church with an hour of visitation prior to the beginning of service.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery.  Bro. Jay Wesbrooks and Bro. Raymond Jeffcoat will officate.