Willie J. Hedgepeth
Graveside services for Mr. Willie J. Hedgepeth will be held Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery on Bethel Road, Monticello, MS 39654, with Bro. Jim Hutchison officiating, burial to follow. Robert Barham Family Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Mr. Hedgepeth, age 89, of Meridian, passed away Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at his home.
Willie was a dedicated family man, avid gardener and retired from ICG Railroad. He enjoyed NASCAR racing, spending time with his friends and family. He will be missed by all that knew him.
Survivors include his daughters, Donna Neal (Mike) and Lisa Owens; 6 grandchildren; 13 great-children; one brother, Clifton Hedgepeth; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Jo Hedgepeth; daughter, Cathy Posey and 6 siblings.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at robertbarhamffh.com.
Visitation will be held Friday, August 23, 2019 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home.
Published on August 21, 2019


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George Turnage
Aug 23, 2019
P.S. I plan and hope to see y'all tomorrow at Bethel.
George Turnage
Aug 23, 2019
I am George Turnage, Jessie Faye's son. She was a 1st cousin (George Hedgepeth's daughter). We pray for God's peace and comfort for you all. I have been thinking about the times when we used to get together, laugh and have some great times, laughing, joking and having a great and enjoyable times!!! I can just see and hear him laughing. He truly enjoyed life like we Hedgepethes! Think on ALL the good times. God bless ya'll.