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In Memory of

Jean Jean Middleton

June 17, 1925 - August 4, 2017

Obituary


Jean Meador Middleton went to be with her Lord and Savior on August 4, 2017. She was born to Philip Johnson Meador and Ella Wall Meador on June 17, 1925 in Newton County, MS. Jean was raised on her family’s farm with her 4 sisters and one brother in Decatur, MS. She attended East Central Community College and moved to Jackson in the late 1940’s. She enjoyed working for Dr. Shannon, a local oral surgeon in Jackson. Jean married the love of her life, Eugene Middleton, Jr. on April 15, 1950. She was a long-time...

Jean Meador Middleton went to be with her Lord and Savior on August 4, 2017. She was born to Philip Johnson Meador and Ella Wall Meador on June 17, 1925 in Newton County, MS. Jean was raised on her family’s farm with her 4 sisters and one brother in Decatur, MS. She attended East Central Community College and moved to Jackson in the late 1940’s. She enjoyed working for Dr. Shannon, a local oral surgeon in Jackson. Jean married the love of her life, Eugene Middleton, Jr. on April 15, 1950. She was a long-time member of Pocahontas Baptist Church and valued her many friends there. She enjoyed spending time with family, cooking, gardening, and entertaining friends. She spent the last two years residing at The Claiborne in Starkville, MS.

She was predeceased by her husband of 59 years and her five siblings. She is survived by her two loving sons, Philip Middleton (Jean) of Starkville, MS and Steven Lane Middleton (Renee’) of Madison, MS, three grandsons: Adam Middleton (Anna) of Kosciusko, Jay Middleton (Laura) of Sandy Springs, GA and Steven Caleb Middleton of Madison, MS. She is also survived by two great-grandsons, Thomas and Luke of Kosciusko, MS and her sister-in-law, Eunice Rusche, of Columbia, SC).

Visitation will be at Parkway Funeral Home, Ridgeland, MS on Sunday, August 6, 2017 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm, Funeral Services will be held at the Pocahontas Baptist Church, Pocahontas, MS on Monday August 7 at 11:00am.