Thelma B. McGaughran
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Thelma B. McGaughran, 94, of Hattiesburg, MS, went to be with the Lord Saturday, October 23, 2021. Visitation will be Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at The First Presbyterian Church in Hattiesburg from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. with services immediately following at 1:30 p.m. Burial will be in Highland Cemetery.
She spent her childhood in Bartlett, TN with her parents, Gordon and Nina Berry and her siblings, Thomas N. Atkins, Elnora Atkins, Francis Berry, and Dale Berry.
Mrs. McGaughran attended Bartlett Schools and graduated from Matthews School for Girls in Memphis, TN. She also attended Mid-South Bible College in Memphis. She was a member of the Presbyterian faith.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Lucius Timothy McGaughran, of Memphis, TN.
Her surviving family members are two sons, Timothy McGaughran, Jr. of Sumrall, MS and Dennis McGaughran of Hattiesburg, MS; two daughters, Deborah Highsmith (J.M.) of Gulfport, MS and Carol Blackwell (Andy) of Wiggins, MS; three grandchildren, Dana Highsmith, Carter Highsmith, and Christina Highsmith, all of Gulfport, MS.
John 3:16, For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life.