In memory of
Hildred Collier Lomax
In memory of
Hildred Collier Lomax
Hildred Collier Lomax Hildred Collier Lomax, 88, known as "Tiny" to most, passed away peacefully on May 5, 2021, at Methodist University Hospital of an extended illness. Formerly of Baton Rouge, LA, she relocated to Memphis, TN in 1957 where she lived the balance of her entire life. Hildred was Born on June 1, 1932 in Baton Rouge, LA. She was predeceased by her parents, Feltus Collier and Mary Beatrice Collier, and a daughter, Jerilyn Burrows. She was married to the late Charles Edward Lomax of Memphis, TN for 49 years. Hildred held a bachelor's degree in elementary education from Southern University, where she became a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. She retired as an innovative teacher from Memphis City Schools after teaching first grade for more than 36 years. "Tiny" was a lifelong devout communicant of St. Augustine Catholic Church, where she spent many hours in worship with her family and friends. She was also active in many ministries of the church. She was the recipient of various awards, which included, The Knights of Peter Claver award for leadership, outstanding service and commitment to the Order, and special recognition from the Women of St. Augustine for outstanding service and contribution. Hildred was a good friend to many, an encourager and good listener. Her proudest accomplishment by far was her family, children and grandchildren. She is survived by a loving sister, Sylvia Collier, brother, Feltus Collier(Rose) of Baton Rouge, LA. Hildred is also survived by two sons, Kevin Lomax, (Sheila), Michael Lomax, and two daughters, Sylvia Boyd, and Pamela McDaniel, all of Memphis, TN. She leaves to cherish her memory nine grandchildren, and 6 great-great grandchildren. A celebration of life is scheduled for Monday, May 17, 2021, at St. Augustine Catholic Church with visitation at 10:00am followed by a Funeral Mass at 12:00 noon. Harrison's Memorial Chapel, Inc. 901-452-7331
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In memory of
Hildred Collier Lomax
Hildred Collier Lomax Hildred Collier Lomax, 88, known as "Tiny" to most, passed away peacefully on May 5, 2021, at Methodist University Hospital of an extended illness. Formerly of Baton Rouge, LA, she relocated to Memphis, TN in 1957 where she lived the balance of her entire life. Hildred was Born on June 1, 1932 in Baton Rouge, LA. She was predeceased by her parents, Feltus Collier and Mary Beatrice Collier, and a daughter, Jerilyn Burrows. She was married to the late Charles Edward Lomax of Memphis, TN for 49 years. Hildred held a bachelor's degree in elementary education from Southern University, where she became a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. She retired as an innovative teacher from Memphis City Schools after teaching first grade for more than 36 years. "Tiny" was a lifelong devout communicant of St. Augustine Catholic Church, where she spent many hours in worship with her family and friends. She was also active in many ministries of the church. She was the recipient of various awards, which included, The Knights of Peter Claver award for leadership, outstanding service and commitment to the Order, and special recognition from the Women of St. Augustine for outstanding service and contribution. Hildred was a good friend to many, an encourager and good listener. Her proudest accomplishment by far was her family, children and grandchildren. She is survived by a loving sister, Sylvia Collier, brother, Feltus Collier(Rose) of Baton Rouge, LA. Hildred is also survived by two sons, Kevin Lomax, (Sheila), Michael Lomax, and two daughters, Sylvia Boyd, and Pamela McDaniel, all of Memphis, TN. She leaves to cherish her memory nine grandchildren, and 6 great-great grandchildren. A celebration of life is scheduled for Monday, May 17, 2021, at St. Augustine Catholic Church with visitation at 10:00am followed by a Funeral Mass at 12:00 noon. Harrison's Memorial Chapel, Inc. 901-452-7331
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3320 Millbranch Rd
Memphis, TN 38116
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