top banner

Obituary Listings

Edna Mae Dillon

December 31, 1920 October 20, 2014
Edna Mae Dillon
There are condolences waiting approval on Edna's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Edna

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Edna Mae Dillon



Edna Mae Dillon, 94, a resident of Magnolia, Mississippi in Pike County, passed away October 20, 2014 in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, where she lived with her son and family. She was born in Magnolia, MS on December 31, 1920, daughter and only child of Acey and Lillie Mae Burton. Edna Mae attended elementary and high school in Pike County. She completed her education at Tuskegee College now Tuskegee University in Alabama and went on to teach at Eva Gordon Elementary in Magnolia, MS for more than 25 years. Edna Mae joined New Star Missionary Baptist Church at a young age. She continued serving New Star throughout adulthood as a Sunday School Teacher, Treasurer and Missionary. Edna Mae was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Alva Dillon, Sr.; a son, Floyd Dillon; a daughter, Alice Faye Dillon Enbokhare. Edna Mae is survived by her son, Alva (Diane) Dillon, Jr., MD; 11 grandchildren; more than a dozen great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends. Funeral services for Edna Mae Dillon will be held Saturday, October 25, 2014 at New Star Baptist Church, Magnolia, MS, visitation from 11:00 � 1:00 with services beginning at 1:00.

To plant a tree in memory of Edna Mae Dillon, visit the Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Saturday

25

Oct

11:00 AM 10/25/2014 11:00:00 AM - 1:00 PM 10/25/2014 1:00:00 PM
New Star Baptist Church

3145 Terry's Creek Road
Magnolia, MS 39562

New Star Baptist Church
3145 Terry's Creek Road Magnolia 39562 MS
United States

Funeral Ceremony

Saturday

25

Oct

1:00 PM 10/25/2014 1:00:00 PM
New Star Baptist Church

3145 Terry's Creek Road
Magnolia, MS 39562

New Star Baptist Church
3145 Terry's Creek Road Magnolia 39562 MS
United States
Albums

Create new album
1 File
Tribute Video
 
Subscribe To Obituaries


alt

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...