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Obituary - Dwight Mitcheal Hearn

Dwight Mitcheal Hearn, 55, of Taylorsville, Miss. passed away Friday, Dec. 17, 2010 at the University of Alabama Birmingham Hospital in Birmingham, Ala. He was a member of Hebron Baptist Church and was a self-employed farrier. He was a board member of Mississippi Charity Walking Horse Show.

Services will be 2:00p.m. Sunday, Dec. 19, 2010 at Hebron Baptist Church with burial to follow in Hebron Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 6:00-9:00p.m. at Memory Chapel. Rev. Bucky Erwin and Rev. Wade Rogers will be officiating. Mr. Hearn will be placed in the church at 1:00p.m. Sunday.

He is survived by his wife, Pam Hearn, of the Hebron Community. Two daughters: Daness (Billy) Perkins and Chrissy (Jory) Scott both of the Hebron Community. Five grandchildren: Alyssa and Kolton Scott, Chance, Hailey and Ryan Perkins along with a host of other family members.

Pallbearers will be Billy Keith Perkins, Jory Scott, Kelly Simmons, Bill Reddoch, Dale Watts, Fred Dillon and Greg McNamara.

Memory Chapel of Laurel, Miss. is in charge of services.

The Mitch Hearn Memorial Fund has been set up.
Donations may be made to:
The Mitch Hearn Memorial Fund
Hancock Bank
6042 Hwy 98 W
Hattiesburg, MS 39402

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