Nathan Wayne “Toby” Pickett
Born: August 17, 1948 in Lauderdale County, MS
Died: December 16, 2005 in Texas City, TX
Services for Nathan Wayne "Toby" Pickett will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Barham Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Winnie McMahon officiating. Burial will be in Devoe Cemetery in Clarke County. Mr. Pickett, 57, of Texas City, Texas, died Friday, Dec. 16, 2005, at University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. He was a native of Lauderdale County and was deeply loved by his family and friends and will be greatly missed. Survivors include his daughter, Jaime Pickett Allen and her husband, Jeff, of Melbourne, Fla.; a son, Lance Pickett of Arlington, Texas; a sister, Judith Pickett Peavey and her husband, Bob, of Birmingham, Ala.; brothers, Ray Pickett and his wife, Betty, of Texas City, Ronnie Pickett and his wife, Jan, Paul Pickett and his wife, Diane, all of Meridian; his step-mother, Hilda Pickett of Petal and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, Willard and Johnye Smith Pickett. Memorials may be made to the University of Mississippi Medical Center, The Heart Transplant Alumni Fund, 2500 North State Street, Heart Station, Jackson, MS 39216. Pallbearers will be Tim Pickett, Bryan Creel, Clayton Creel, Alex Pickett, Adam Pickett, Daniel Pickett and Austin Pickett. Visitation will be Wednesday from noon until service time at the funeral home.