Celestine Rhymes Fulgham

Celestine Rhymes Fulgham, 57, of Hazlehurst, died Sunday, June 8, 2008.

Services were held Saturday, June 14, from Westhaven Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Hunters Cemetery.

Mrs. Fulgham was born April 21, 1951, to Jake Rhymes and Florida Williams Rhymes. She graduated from Parrish High School in 1970 and attended Utica Junior College and studied cosmetology. For many years she worked in the garment factories and was a professional seamstress. She was a lifelong member of Wilderness of Judea Church of Christ Holiness U.S.A.

Survivors include: husband, Wise Fulgham; daughters, Toya Jenkins and Constance Wade of Hazlehurst; siblings, Christeen Williams of Chicago, IL, Maude (Irvin) Roberson of Brookhaven, Howard (Linda) Rhymes of St. Louis, MO, Malinda Rhymes Jones, Clementine (Earnest) Catchings, Cassandra Johnson, and Edward Rhymes, all of Hazlehurst, Marvin (Linda) Rhymes of Jackson, and Michael (Annette) Rhymes of Covington, TN; and four grandchildren.

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