Jean Wood Bills

Jean Wood Bills, 84, of Grenada, died Saturday, Sept. 12, 2009 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford.  

Services will be held Tuesday, Sept. 15, from First United Methodist Church in Grenada. Garner-Harper Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Bills was born on September 6, 1925. She was a member of First United Methodist Church, a life member of Junior Auxiliary and an avid golfer and bridge player. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Conner Bills; parents, Claude and Katherine Wood; brothers, C.S. Wood, Homer Wood, Joe Allen Wood and Robert Wood; and a sister, Evelyn W. Collins.

Survivors include: sons, Dr. Robert Conner Bills of Hattiesburg, James Wood Bills of Grenada, and Edward Keith Bills of Grenada; daughter, Debra Bills Tate of Grenada; sister, Dorothy W. Thaxton of Gallman; brother, Billy Wood of Austin, TX; granddaughters, Kirby Bills, Whitney Bills, Neely Bills, Anna Bills, Natalie B. Smith and Kathryn Tate; grandsons, Conner Bills, Jimbo Bills and Robert Bills; and three great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church, 161 South Line Street; Grenada, MS 38901.

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