DINA HOPKINS SEWELL, MENDENHALL, MS

Mrs. Dina Hopkins Sewell, 66, passed away Monday, August 9, 2010, at Select Specialty Hospital, in Jackson, MS.  She was born on April 22, 1944, in Mendenhall, the fifth of six daughters of the late Gladys (Duckworth) and Elmer Hopkins.  Mrs. Sewell is survived by her husband of 26 years, Eldon Sewell of Mendenhall; son and daughter-in-law, Jay and Ginger Milner and their daughter Maya; and son Lawrence Milner and his sons Kelly and Jake, all of Gulfport , MS . She is also survived by five sisters: Jo Boggan, Miriam Hopkins, and Abbie Patrick and her husband Jaris, all of Mendenhall; Ann Womack of Magee; and Rita Wigginton of Pinola. Numerous nieces and nephews survive her also.  A Memorial Gathering for Dina will be held Saturday, August 21, 2010, beginning at 2:00 pm at Tutor Funeral Home Chapel in Mendenhall, followed by a Celebration of Life Reception at 3:30 pm on Hopkins Hill, 575 Ross Drive , Mendenhall, for family and close friends. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to, The American Cancer Society, 1380 Livingston Lane , Jackson , MS 39213 , or (800-227-2345).