Mary Grubbs Varner, 85, of Simpson County departed this life on November 5, 2013. She was the beloved wife of the late Vernon W. Varner. She is survived by her daughters; Linda Varner Dongieux and Brenda Varner Judin; granddaughter, Nicole Dongieux Wiggins and her husband, Zach Wiggins; grandsons, Raynor Dongieux and Nick Varner Judin; brothers, A. W. Grubbs and Truitt Grubbs, and many nieces, nephews, sister and brother- in -laws.
She is preceded in death by her sisters, Georgia Benton and Louise Wylie and brother, Herman Grubbs.
She retired from UMC after 25 years and devoted her life to her family, church and community. She was loving, kind, generous and funny. Everyone who knew her loved her special spirit. She will be greatly missed. No one could have wished for a finer mother, grandmother and friend.
Visitation will be Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Oak Grove Baptist Church in Mendenhall, MS. Services will follow in the Oak Grove Baptist Church Chapel. Interment will follow in Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery.