JIMMIE HUBERT STANFORD, MT. OLIVE, MS

Jimmie Hubert Stanford, 80, of Mt Olive, passed away Monday, December 27, 2010, at his residence.  He was born in Mineola, TX on February 2, 1930, a son of the late Anna Belle (Shaw) and Addie  Stanford.  Jimmie was married to Bonnie Ruth (Tucker) Stanford who survives him.  Other survivors include:  two daughters, Ruth Ann (Gerry) Boggin of Brandon, and Peggy Sue (Al) Fry of Mt. Olive;  and a sister, Bertie Mae (Bill) Minatree, of Mineola, TX.  Jimmie, who served in the U. S. Air Force and retired as an Area Supervisor for United Gas Pipeline Company is also survived by ten grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren, and two great, great grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by a son, Jimmie D. Stanford, Sr.;  brothers, Addie, Jr., Austin, and Carl Stanford; sisters, Aliece Glassrock, Jewel Hanson, Mary Lou Caffey and Geraldine Huff.; and granddaughter, Misty Clements. Visitation will be Tuesday, December 28, 2010, from 5 pm to 8 pm at Tutor Funeral Home in Magee.

Religous services will be Wednesday, December 29, 2010, 10: 00 am at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Mt. Olive, with Rev. Trent Sullivan and Rev. Joel Eavenson officiating.  Interment will be in the church cemetery.