Mr. Everette Simpson Head, 79, died Friday, Nov. 30, 2007 at his home. Services were held Monday, Dec. 3, from Lakewood Funeral Home followed by interment in Lakewood Memorial Park.
A native of Jackson, Mr. Head served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He sold shoes a number of years for Butlers and later Shainbergs. Self-employed since 1978, he has owned and operated Twin Pines Food Mart in Hazlehurst. Everette was a lifetime member of the Disabled Veterans Association, he was a Gideon and a member of the Pearl Valley Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by a son, Clayton Head.
Survivors include: his wife, Dorris Head of Hazlehurst; two sons, Garland Head of Sumter, S.C., and Ira Head and his wife, Cherry, Wesson; and three grandchildren, Sarah, Kevin, and Ben Head.