Lillian Renfrow

Published 12:00 am Friday, September 10, 2010

HOUSTON, Texas — Memorial services for Lillian Estelle Neely Renfrow, 87, of Houston, Texas, who died Saturday, Aug. 28, 2010, in Houston, will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at Laird Funeral Home Union Street Chapel.

Burial will follow at the Natchez City Cemetery under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.

Mrs. Renfrow was born June 4, 1923, in Natchez, the daughter of Francis Arthur and Annie Mae Tabor Neely. Although born and raised in Natchez, Estelle lived 40 years in Lafayette, La., before moving to the Houston area in 2000. She will always be remembered for her beauty, her wit, beautiful smile, her loving ways and her ability to never meet a stranger. She will never be forgotten.

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She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, James Neely; and one sister, Alice Pierce.

Survivors include one daughter, Dianne Renfrow LaBorde of The Woodlands, Texas; three sons, Michael Renfrow of Natchez, John Renfrow and Michael Hale, both of Cypress, Texas; two sisters, Marie Shaifer McAlister of Natchez and Clara Mae Moss of Friendswood, Texas; one brother, Francis Arthur Neely of Pearl; and a number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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