Curtis J. McPherson Rites Thursday
DrewServices for Curtis James McPherson, 64, of near here, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at National Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Memoral Gardens with the Rev. Charles Homas officiating.
A visitation will be conducted at the funeral home from 6 - 8 p.m. tonight.
A retired correctional officer at Parchman, Mr. McPherson died Oct. 20, 1992 at his residence.
An Alabama native and a Baptist, he retired from Parchman after 21 years in law enforcement there.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Ruth Ann Tollison McPherson; three sons, Charles J. McPherson of Clarksdale, Allen W. Sanders of Kosciusko, and James Kenneth McPherson of Drew; one daughter, Pamela Ann McPherson of Drew; one sister, Shirley Vardaman of Cleveland; and three grandchildren, Carla McPherson of Clarksdale, Kayla Sanders of Kosciusko, and Michael Sanders of Kosciusko.