Era Lee Blackwell Hilton, 64 of D'Lo, went to be with her Lord on Friday, September 14, 2012 at her home in D'Lo , surrounded by family and friends. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, mamaw, sister, aunt and friend!
Era Lee was a retired personnel officer for Mississippi Dept. of Transportation. She was a member of Eastern Star of Mendenhall and a faithful member of Macedonia Baptist Church.
Era Lee's greatest treasured moments were spent "spoiling " her grandchildren !
She also got much joy out of doing for and giving to others.
Funeral services will be held at: 2:00pm, on Sunday, September 16, 2012 at Macedonia Baptist Church in Mendenhall. Burial will be in D'Lo City Cemetery
Visitation will be held from 5:00-8:00pm Sat Sept 15, 2012, at Colonial Chapel, Mendenhall
Colonial Chapel Funeral Home of Mendenhall MS is in charge of arrangements. 601-847-4401
Survivors Include: Husband Phillip Hilton, D'Lo, MS, Daughter: Meliissa (Chris) Caughman, Mendenhall. Grandchildren Cade, Abby, and Bryce Caughman. Brother : James Blackwell, Magee, Lloyd Sanders, Mendenhall, Ralph Sanders, Wiggins, and Jerry Sanders, Richalnd. Sisters: Judy Cole, D'lo, Faye Lee, Prentiss, Katie Shows, Mendenhall, Joyce Croxton D'lo, and Virginia Martin, Clinton
Preceded in death by: Father William Henry Blackwell and Mother Helen Boone Blackwell Sanders and Daddy W L Sanders. Brothers Robert Blackwell and Charlie Sanders, Sister Jimmie Donnell
Serving as Pallbearers will be: Zane Croxton, James Brown,Stephen Lee, Anthony Sanders, Stanley Sanders, Michael Sanders
Memorials may be made to Blair E Baston and Lynphona Association