Mrs. Elsie Mae Spears Grammer, age 82, of Corinth, passed from this life on Tuesday, January 2, 2018, at Magnolia Regional Health Care Center.
A celebration of her life is scheduled for Friday, January 5, 2018, at 2 PM, in the Chapel of Corinthian Funeral Home.
The Rev. Mike Snider and Bro. Charlie Browning will officiate the service. The family will receive guests beginning at 11 AM. Interment will follow at the Salem Cemetery, Corinth.
Born on December 25, 1935, in Alcorn County, Mississippi, to William and Annie Jones Spears, she was a homemaker who enjoyed spending time with her family. She was a member of North Corinth Baptist Church.
She is survived by her sons: James Ricky (Tammy) Derrick, Johnny (Laura) Derrick, Jeffery Derrick, Robert (Ashley Burcham) Grammer, all of Corinth, and David (Carol) Derrick of Glen, Mississippi; her daughters: Patricia Ann Orman of Corinth, Sarah (Ronnie) Bowen of Guys, Tennessee, and Lisa Lynn (James) Lentz of Tunica, Mississippi; her brother Walter Spears of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and a sister Christine Hancock of Corinth. She leaves behind twenty-eight grandchildren and twenty great-grandchildren.
Those who greeted her at death were her parents and brothers William Spears and Buddy Spears
Her grandchildren will serve as Pallbearers and Honorary Pallbearers.
Corinthian Funeral Home is honored to serve this family.