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Lester Ray Tisdale

July 8, 1929 June 22, 2018
Lester Ray Tisdale
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Obituary for Lester Ray Tisdale

Lester Ray Tisdale, 88, of Moss Point, MS, passed away Friday, June 22, 2018 in his home surrounded by his loving family. Lester was born July 8, 1929 in Moselle, MS to the late Edwin W. and Lucy Mae Ingram Tisdale.
Lester traveled and had several types of jobs before settling in Moss Point, MS. He worked for International Paper Mill for 40 years. He loved to fish on the Pascagoula River, where he had three houseboats during his fishing years. Many of his friends and family enjoyed the fishing and the many catfish he cooked. Lester enjoyed his Church, Ridglea Heights Baptist, his Sunday school class and his friends.
In addition to his parents, Lester is preceded in death by his siblings, Estus Tisdale, Wallace Tisdale, Alice (Al) Turner, Delores (Delton) Smith, and John E. Tisdale; brother and sister-in-law, Bruce and Bell Carter.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 65 years, Joyce Tisdale; son, Ray Tisdale; daughter, Frances (Darrell) Breland; grandchildren, Sabrina (Brad) Moorman, Kevin (Jenalyn) Breland; great grandchildren, Blake Taylor, Colby Taylor, Dixie Moorman, Wilson Breland, Lexi Breland; siblings, Joyce Miller of Ocean Springs, MS., Wendell Tisdale of Hattiesburg, MS.; sister-in-law, Nona Tisdale; along with numerous other nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A special thanks to the Encompass Hospice (Formally Camilia Hospice) who were our Angels of Mercy with their love and care.
The visitation will be held on Monday, June 25, 2018 from 10a.m. until 12p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home in Escatawpa, MS. the funeral service will follow at the Funeral home beginning at 12p.m. with Bro. Steve Cirlot officiating. Interment will follow at Serene Memorial Gardens in Moss Point, MS. with Jay Smith, Ed Tisdale, Jess Tisdale and Elton Smith serving as pallbearers.
Heritage Funeral Home, locally owned and operated in Escatawpa/Moss Point, MS is in charge of arrangements. You may view and sign the online register book for Lester Tisdale at www.heritagefuneralhome.us


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Visitation

Monday

25

Jun

10:00 AM 6/25/2018 10:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 6/25/2018 12:00:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home

9721 MS-63
Moss Point, MS 39562

Heritage Funeral Home
9721 MS-63 Moss Point 39562 MS
United States

Service

Monday

25

Jun

12:00 PM 6/25/2018 12:00:00 PM - 1:00 PM 6/25/2018 1:00:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home

9721 MS-63
Moss Point, MS 39562

Heritage Funeral Home
9721 MS-63 Moss Point 39562 MS
United States

cemetery

Monday

25

Jun

1:30 PM 6/25/2018 1:30:00 PM
Serene Memorial Gardens

12800 HWY 613
Moss Point, Mississippi 39562

Serene Memorial Gardens
12800 HWY 613 Moss Point 39562 Mississippi
United States
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