A Celebration in honor of the life of Amanda Layne Felks, age 58, of Corinth, is scheduled for Friday, October 5, 2018, 2:30 PM, at Shady Grove Baptist Church, 19 CR 417, Corinth, Mississippi.
Mrs. Felks, departed this life on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at her residence with her family around her. Bro. Charlie Cooper and Bro. Gerald Downs will officiate the service. Interment will follow after the service at West Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery in Saulsbury, Tennessee.
Born on May 30, 1960, in Alcorn County, Mississippi, to Bobby Gene and Helen Arnold Callahan, she was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church, a graduate of Kossuth High School, and was employed with A-Pack Construction for over twenty-two years. Her favorite pastimes were sitting on the beach, working in her garden, “doing” yard sales and helping others.
To carry on her memory she leave a son, Brandon Felks (Cassandra) of Corinth, her father, Gene Callahan of Corinth, a sister, Sheri Jones (Don) of Ashland, Mississippi, brothers, Nathan Callahan of Corinth, and Rocky Callahan of Morristown, Tennessee, and grandsons Mark Alexander and Dakota Blaze. She also leaves a special niece, Candi Maness of Corinth, and special neighbors Jerry and Geraldean Crabb of Corinth, her church family at Shady Grove Baptist Church, and a host of aunts, uncles, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her mother, her grandparents, Taylor and Olivia Callahan and Walter and Mary Etta Arnold.
Her family will receive guests on Thursday evening, October 4, 5-8 PM at Shady Grove Baptist Church.
Pallbearers will be Brandon Felks, Don Jones, Shaun Debois, Mark Alexander, Jerone Woodruff, and William Woodruff.
Corinthian Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Amanda Layne Felks.