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Nelda McPhail

February 25, 1918 — February 23, 2019

Funeral services for Mrs. Nelda McPhail will be held at 1:00 pm Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at the Saulter’s Funeral Home Chapel. Mrs. McPhail, age 100, passed away Saturday, February 23, 2019 at The Jefferson Davis County Extended Care Facility in Prentiss.  Reverend Robby Hathorn and Reverend Randy Easterling will officiate and interment will be in the Carson Cemetery. Saulters Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers will be David McPhail, Scotty McPhail, Randy Miller, Maurice McPhail, Greg McPhail, and Brian McPhail. Kendall McPhail and Neal Walker will serve as Honorary Pallbearers. Nelda Branton McPhail was born on February 25, 1918 in Lawrence County to Frank Branton and Tisha Daughdrill Branton. Mrs. McPhail was a retired seamstress for The Edwin Hyman Company. She was a member of Sonshine Square Church. She was preceded in death by her mother and father; her husband , Byron Lavelle McPhail; and 10 brothers and sisters. Mrs. McPhail is survived by 3 sons, Billy Lavelle McPhail of Prentiss, Harles Branton McPhail (Janie) of Prentiss, and Donald Hollins McPhail (Juanita) of Clem; 2 daughters, Brenda Carolyn McPhail Bryant (Wayne) of Prentiss, and Rose Sharon McPhail (Randy Easterling) of Carson; as well as a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation will be Monday, February 25, 2019 from 5:30pm until 8:00 pm at Saulters Funeral Home. Online condolences and a guest registry are available at  
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Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Saulters-Moore Funeral Home

2714 Columbia Ave, Prentiss, MS 39474

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