Published 12:00 am Tuesday, January 15, 2008
NATCHEZ – Services for Carrie Lea Waites, 95, of Natchez, who died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2008, at Rapides General Hospital, in Alexandria, La., will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Laird Funeral Home Union Street Chapel with the Rev. Joel Haire officiating.
Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Waites was born Sept. 3, 1912, in Jefferson County, the daughter of James William and Tinie Davis Dennis. She was employed as a registered nurse at Jefferson Davis Hospital. She was retired. Mrs. Waites was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Obie Burl Waites; and brother, Jim Dennis.
Survivors include a sister, Annie Lou Wesbrook of Alexandria, La.; and a number of nieces, nephews and many loving friends.
Pallbearers will be Dicky Junkin, Keith Lee, Bucky Colebank, C.B. Jones, John Wimberly and Jake Jones.
Memorials may be made to the Cancer Fund of Diabetic Fund.
Condolences may be made to www.lairdfh.com.