HICKORY FLAT, MISS - Ms. Melissa Gail Stidham, 58, formerly of Tyronza, departed this life Saturday, October 1, 2016. Ms. Stidham was born December 11, 1957 in Memphis, Tenn. She was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith.
Ms. Stidham is survived by one daughter, Tabitha Taylor of Memphis, Tenn.; one son, Robert Taylor of Memphis, Tenn., one step-son, Joseph "Joey" Moses of Clarksdale, Tenn.; one sister, Dallas Calvillo of Byhalia, Miss.; two brothers, Phillip Timbs of Marked Tree and Anthony Ward of Southaven, Miss.; one step-brother, Kelly Ward of Dallas, Tex.; and one grandchild, Patience Taylor of Memphis, Tenn. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Timbs and Dewanda Grant.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 at 2:00 at Wilson Funeral Home in Tyronza with Bro. Lynn Vinson officiating. Burial will follow at Marked Tree Cemetery in Marked Tree.
Visitation will be Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 from 12:00-2:00 prior to the service.