The Meridian Star
Services for Mabel H. Truhitt will be held today, at 2 p.m., at Milling Funeral Home Chapel of Union with Rev. Jon Martin and Rev. Rusty Walton officiating. Burial will be in Greenland Cemetery with Milling Funeral Home of Union in charge of arrangements.
Ms. Truhitt, 90, of Meridian, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Anderson Regional Medical Center. She taught school for 42 years in Newton and Neshoba County. She was a member of First Baptist Church where she was a nursery worker for many years. Her love for children was reflected by her service for many years and also her care for children in her own home.
Survivors include her four sisters: Jewel Edwards of Macon, Ga., Lillian McWilliams of Meridian, Sue Saxon and husband George of Philadelphia, and Sarah Hall and husband Bill of Meridian; three brothers: Ozell Hardy of Clermont, Fla., Charles Hardy of Meridian, and Jim Hardy and wife Bobbie of Philadelphia; and, numerous nieces and nephews and special friends: Rodney, Janice, Lauren and Zack White; Drew, Rachel, Nikki and Andi LeBlanc.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Truhitt; infant son, Danny Charles; infant daughter, Alice Elaine; and parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Hardy.
Pallbearers will be Keith Mooney, Mark Saxon, Brian Saxon, Stan Hardy, Billy McWilliams, Eddie Truhitt, Dale Yates and Billy Chisolm.
Visitation will be two hours prior to services.