Alpha George

WEBB — Alpha Rebecca Lockett George, age 85, passed away Saturday, Jan. 5, at her home in Webb.
Funeral services are scheduled for noon Saturday, Jan. 19, at West Tallahatchie High School. Century Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
She was born March 21, 1933 in Gulfport to James Henry Lockett, Sr. and Ethel Berry Lockett.
She was a retired teacher for West Tallahatchie School District and was a member of Old Antioch Baptist Church.
One of her greatest loves was providing for her family.  Her hobbies included playing the piano.  In addition to her immediate family, she leaves behind her church family at Old Antioch Baptist Church in Sumner.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles M. George.
She is survived by her sons, Michael George Sr. (Shelia) of Houston, Mark A. George (Becky) of Greenville, Marvin F. George (Hattie) of Webb, Melvin F. George (Yvonne) of Conyngham, Penn.; 5 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.