Thomas Ray Calhoun, 84, of Puckett, MS passed away Wednesday, September 1, 2010, at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland, MS. Thomas was born in Puckett, MS on September 8, 1925, a son of the late Lora (Means) and William Thomas Calhoun. He was married to Emma Jo (Benton) Calhoun who survives him. Other survivors include their children, Keith Calhoun of Madison, MS and Kim Calhoun of Mills River, NC; and grandchildren, Weslea Bell, Jonathan Davis and Joseph Davis; and two great-grandchildren. Thomas, a retired farmer, served in France with the U. S. Army during World War II. He was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Holly Marie Miller.
Visitation will be at Puckett Baptist Church, Saturday, September 4, 2010, at 1:00 pm with services following at 3:00 pm. Rev. Grant McElveen is the officiating minister. Burial will be in the Puckett Cemetery.
Donations may be made to the Puckett High School football team.