Robert Lamar Pickett
Born: May 14, 1914 in Lauderdale County, MS
Died: May 31, 1955 in Lauderdale County, MS
The funeral of Robert Lamar Pickett, who died Monday at his home on Rt. 3, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday morning in the Webb Funeral Home chapel with burial to follow in the Mount Horeb Baptist Church cemetery. The Rev. John Daniels will conduct the services. Mr. Pickett was a member of Mt. Horeb Baptist Church, and worked in refrigeration maintenance for Brookshire Ice Cream Co., having been with the firm for 30 years. He was 51. Survivors are his widow, Pauline Burks Pickett; mother, Mrs. Carrie Pickett, Rt. 3; two sisters, Mrs. M.M. Dare of Macon, Mississippi and Mrs. Alfred Lungswitz of Houston, Texas. Pallbearers: Perry and Cecil Seale, Roy Covington, W.C. Brookshire, Laverne and Charles L. McDonald, Wayne Pickard, and Ray Null. Employees of Brookshire and other friends of the family will serve as honorary pallbearers.