Bonnie Ruth Stanford, 87, of Mt. Olive, MS., passed away Wednesday, August 7, 2013. Born on March 5, 1926 in Wood County, Texas, she was a daughter to the late parents of Artie Tignor Henderson Tucker and George Edward Tucker. Mrs. Stanford is survived by two daughters; Ruth Goggin from Brandon and Peggy Fry (Al) from Mt. Olive, and one sister, Dorothy Barnett. Other survivors include 10 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Jimmie Hubert Stanford; son, Jimmie D. Stanford, Sr., one granddaughter, Misty Clements and her seven siblings.
Visitation will be Friday, August 9, 2013, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Tutor Funeral Home in Magee. Services will be at 10:00 am Saturday, August 10, 2013 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Mt. Olive with Rev. Trent Sullivan and Rev. Joel Evanson officiating. Interment will follow in church cemetery. www.tutorfuneralhome.com