Rev. Earnest Cain Sr.

Published 12:01 am Friday, January 11, 2019

May 15, 1925 – Jan. 6, 2019

NATCHEZ — Services for the Rev. Earnest Cain Sr., 93, of Natchez, who died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Bethlehem Baptist Church with the Rev. Tracy Cusic officiating.      
Burial will be 10 a.m. Monday at the Natchez National Cemetery under the direction of Bateaste Memorial Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 4 o 6 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Rev. Cain was born May 15, 1925, in Kansas City, Mo., the son of William and Beatrice Cain.
He was owner/operator of Radio Center.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Louise D. Cain; two sons, Ernest Cain Jr. and Earnest Cain III; stepdaughter, Gloria Luckett; and one brother, Chester W. Cain Sr.
Survivors include three daughters, Catherine Cain, Evelyn Hoggatt and husband, Michael, and Jacqueline Dorsey; one son, Michael Cain; stepson, Kenneth Dorsey; one grandson, Michael Hoggatt Jr.; and a number of other relatives and friends.

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