Henry Cecil McGrew

Henry Cecil McGrew, 84, of Quitman, MS, passed away on November 5, 2018, at Anderson's Hospital.  He was born on January 4, 1934, to Alex and Laura (Robinson) McGrew in Clarke County, MS.

Cecil is survived by his wife, Velma McGrew; sons, Marshall Lynn (Jeanette) McGrew, Sr. and James Thomas Jordan; six grandchildren, Tammy Davis, Marshall McGrew, Jr., Jessica McGrew, Scott Melton, Kimberly Bernard and Ashley Roberson; 18 great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews & extended family members.

He was preceded in death by two daughters, Inette McGrew and Patricia Darlene Middleton; one son, Henry Alex McGrew; parents, Alex and Laura McGrew; brother, A.J. McGrew; and two sisters, Annie Mae Williams and Frances Avera.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 5:00 p.m. at Wright's Funeral Home, Quitman.      

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2018, 2:00 p.m. at the Pleasant Ridge Pentecostal Holiness, with Rev. Chance Walley and Rev. Mickey Smith officiating.  The body will be taken to the church one hour prior to the service. Burial will take place in the Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Marshall McGrew, Jr., Haley Blackledge, Jacob McGrew, Tommy Williams, Danny Avera and Dean Middleton.  Honorary Pallbearers will be Dennis Avera, Brad Coody and Timothy Steppee.

Online condolences can be given at www.wrightsfuneral.com.