In memory of
Iva Pearl Burchfield
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In memory of
Iva Pearl Burchfield
Iva Pearl "Miss B" Burchfield (7.5.1923 – 11.8.2019) Iva Pearl "Miss B" Burchfield of Moss Point died November 8, 2019 at the age of 96. Born in Leake County, Mississippi, Mrs. Burchfield and her husband, John Henry Burchfield, moved to Jackson County in 1962 to work with the Pascagoula Municipal Separate School District; he as a high school math teacher and she as a school cafeteria manager. For more than 40 years, Mrs. Burchfield was co-owner and managing partner of the Big Point and Hurley Quick Stops on Highway 613. To her children she was known as "Mother", to her grandchildren she was "Mammaw", to her great grandchildren she was "Memaw"; and to her beloved Quick Stop customers she was affectionately known as "Miss B". Mrs. Burchfield was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, John Henry Burchfield; her parents, James and Lena Pearl Williams; her daughter, Charlene Womble; sister, Billie Lou Boyette; brothers, Robert Alderman and Bernard Williams; grandchildren, Marlene Newburn, Pansy Osborne, Ronnie Osborne; and great grandson, Preston Floore. She is survived by her daughters, Joann St Pe' (Jerry) and Betty Sellers (Gerald Harrell); son, Charles Burchfield (Ruth); grandchildren, Prudence St Pe' Graham, Laurin St Pe', Teresa Sellers, Patti Brooks, Jay Gilmore, Donavon Gilmore, Mark Floore and Patricia Amis; twenty-four great grandchildren and twenty-two great, great grandchildren. The family wishes to express its most sincere gratitude to the following care takers for the love and care extended to our mother, grandmother and great grandmother during her peaceful passing: Afton "Nikki" Walley, Mary Scarbough, Samantha Bouie, Shirley Williams, Brooke Walker and Singing River Health System's Hospice of Light. Thanks as well to her "church ladies", Connie Shockley and Claudette Atwood, who faithfully visited her every Sunday morning in recent years. Visitation for Mrs. Burchfield will be Tuesday November 12, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home, 9721 Highway 63, Moss Point, MS. Services will be Tuesday November 12, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. with the Reverend Steve Cirlot officiating. Interment will be at Serene Memorial Gardens. Serving as Pallbearers will be Laurin St Pe, Jay Gilmore, Donavon Gilmore, John Tyler Sellers, Kenny Sellers and Rusty Brooks. Heritage Funeral Home is honored to care for the family of Mrs. Iva Pearl Burchfield. You may leave your heartfelt condolences for Mrs. Burchfield at www.heritagefuneralhome.us .
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In memory of
Iva Pearl Burchfield
Iva Pearl "Miss B" Burchfield (7.5.1923 – 11.8.2019) Iva Pearl "Miss B" Burchfield of Moss Point died November 8, 2019 at the age of 96. Born in Leake County, Mississippi, Mrs. Burchfield and her husband, John Henry Burchfield, moved to Jackson County in 1962 to work with the Pascagoula Municipal Separate School District; he as a high school math teacher and she as a school cafeteria manager. For more than 40 years, Mrs. Burchfield was co-owner and managing partner of the Big Point and Hurley Quick Stops on Highway 613. To her children she was known as "Mother", to her grandchildren she was "Mammaw", to her great grandchildren she was "Memaw"; and to her beloved Quick Stop customers she was affectionately known as "Miss B". Mrs. Burchfield was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, John Henry Burchfield; her parents, James and Lena Pearl Williams; her daughter, Charlene Womble; sister, Billie Lou Boyette; brothers, Robert Alderman and Bernard Williams; grandchildren, Marlene Newburn, Pansy Osborne, Ronnie Osborne; and great grandson, Preston Floore. She is survived by her daughters, Joann St Pe' (Jerry) and Betty Sellers (Gerald Harrell); son, Charles Burchfield (Ruth); grandchildren, Prudence St Pe' Graham, Laurin St Pe', Teresa Sellers, Patti Brooks, Jay Gilmore, Donavon Gilmore, Mark Floore and Patricia Amis; twenty-four great grandchildren and twenty-two great, great grandchildren. The family wishes to express its most sincere gratitude to the following care takers for the love and care extended to our mother, grandmother and great grandmother during her peaceful passing: Afton "Nikki" Walley, Mary Scarbough, Samantha Bouie, Shirley Williams, Brooke Walker and Singing River Health System's Hospice of Light. Thanks as well to her "church ladies", Connie Shockley and Claudette Atwood, who faithfully visited her every Sunday morning in recent years. Visitation for Mrs. Burchfield will be Tuesday November 12, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home, 9721 Highway 63, Moss Point, MS. Services will be Tuesday November 12, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. with the Reverend Steve Cirlot officiating. Interment will be at Serene Memorial Gardens. Serving as Pallbearers will be Laurin St Pe, Jay Gilmore, Donavon Gilmore, John Tyler Sellers, Kenny Sellers and Rusty Brooks. Heritage Funeral Home is honored to care for the family of Mrs. Iva Pearl Burchfield. You may leave your heartfelt condolences for Mrs. Burchfield at www.heritagefuneralhome.us .
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Moss Point, MS 39552
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