Age: 93

Funeral Home: Haisten Funeral Home of Jackson

Edith Lummus, age 93, of Jackson, died Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at the Westbury Medical Care Home, where she had resided for a year. She was born in Newton County, May 9, 1918, daughter of the late Young and Mary Lizzie McFall Lummus. Miss Edith was a retired employee of the old Pepperton Cotton Mill and Fashion Pillows in Jackson. She was a member of the Jackson First Baptist Church. Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Butch and Rozelle Kitchens Lummus; granddaughter, Tiffany Lummus; and great-granddaughter, Sev “Boogie” Jacobsen, all of Jackson. Funeral services for Edith Lummus were Friday, July 8 at 2 p.m., in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home in Jackson. Interment was in the Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery in Butts County. Friends visited the family at the funeral home Thursday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. Those desiring may sign the online guest registry by going to www.haistenfuneral.com. Haisten Funeral Home of Jackson, your locally owned funeral home, is in charge of arrangements for Edith Lummus.