Aaron Burt

GRENADA —  Aaron Jerome Burt, 79, of Tallahatchie County, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 17, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.

Funeral services were 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20,  at McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service in Grenada with Rev. Lonnie Hill officiating. Judy Cote and Julie Ferguson delivered eulogies. Interment followed in the Pearidge Cemetery in Grenada County.

He was born Dec. 27, 1939 in Charleston to George Benjamin Burt, Jr. and Grace Champion Burt. He had worked for many years at Pennaco Hosiery in Grenada and had honorably served our country in the US Navy. Aaron attended the Church of God and was an accomplished musician sharing his love for music and the Lord with people all over our area.

Survivors include one sister, Judy Cote of Nashville, Tenn. and three brothers, Jimmy Burt of Winfield, Ala., Jerry Burt of Biloxi and Dale Burt of Brandon.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Mildred Sullivan Burt; and an infant son, Aaron Jerome Burt, Jr.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.mckibbenandguinn.com.

Arrangements have been entrusted to McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service in Grenada.


PHILLIP  — Faye Porter, age 80, passed away Friday morning, May 22, at her home in Phillip.