Beth Millsaps Brantley
Beth Millsaps Brantley, age 67, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at Dugan Memorial Home, in West Point.
She was born Aug. 12, 1945, in Clay County, to the late Evelyn Louise Foster and Samuel Lawrence Millsaps and was a homemaker. Mrs. Brantley was a member of Calvary Baptist Church where she was a Sunday School teacher for various classes, WMU Director for many years, and sang in the choir. She also served on, the Hospitality Committee as Chairman several times. Beth Millsaps Brantley married James D. "Jay" Brantley on Aug. 23, 1967, at Calvary Baptist Church. He preceded her in death July 23, 2011.
Funeral services are Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012; at 2 p.m. at Calvert Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Roy Myers officiating assisted by Rev. Terry Rhodes. Burial will follow in Cedar Bluff Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery in Cedar Bluff. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include two daughters: D'Juana Cummings of New Hope, Stacey Dengler (Chuck) of Hattiesburg; two sons: Ray Brantley (Cobe) of Tuscaloosa, Ala., Lawrence Brantley of West Point; seven grandchildren: Aaron Cummings, Beth Ann Cummings, McKinzie Cummings, Charles Dengler, Kaden Dengler, Maddox Brantley and Lynn Dengler; one great granddaughter, Karsyn Cummings; and one brother, Hiram Millsaps of West Point. Her brother, Randy Millsaps, preceded her in death.
Pallbearers are Ed McDonald, Chuck Millsaps, Ray Brantley, Lawrence Brantley, Aaron Cummings, and Chuck Dengler.
Honorary pallbearers are Dr. John Cox, Sanctuary Hospice, West Point Ambulance Service, Staff of North MS Medical Center of West Point, and Staff of Dugan Memorial Home.
Memorials may be made to Cedar Bluff Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery, c/o Anna Sims, Henryville Road, Cedar Bluff, MS 39741 or to Alzheimer's Association National Office, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601.
Visitation is today, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012, from 5 - 8 p.m. at Calvert Funeral Home.
Friends may leave an online condolence at www.calvertfuneralhome.com