Juel B. “Nanny” Massa, 93, of Hazlehurst, died Sunday, August 23, 2009 at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, Aug. 25, from 5pm-7pm at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst.
Services will be 10am Wednesday at Stringer Family Chapel with Interment in Hazlehurst Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Services in Hazlehurst is handling arrangements.
Mrs. Massa was a member of First Baptist Church in Hazlehurst. She retired from Hazlehurst Public Schools.
Mrs. Massa was preceded in death by husband Forrest W. (Couchie) Massa, Sr., parents, Lee Roy and Word Barron; brothers, Lee Roy Barron Jr., William Fairland Barron, and John Barron, sister, Inez Barron Farmer, and a host of special family and friends.
Survivors include: son, Forrest Massa and wife Pam of Hazlehurst; sister, Lois Russel of Aikens, SC; grandchildren, Brandi Coates and husband John and Amanda Brasel and husband Luke; two great grandchildren, Emily Claire Coates and Mary Beth Coates.