Geneva (Boutwell) Munn, 97, of Decatur, Miss. passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020, at J G Alexander Nursing Center. She was born Jan. 27, 1923. She was a member of Midway Baptist Church and former member of Bouie St. Baptist Church in Hattiesburg, Miss. and First Baptist of Petal, Miss.
Mrs. Munn was preceded in death by her husband, Willie (Bill) Munn; her parents, Preston and Otis Boutwell; son, Donald Garner; siblings, Monnis Williams, Willie (Tinker) Boutwell, Donald Boutwell, Louie Boutwell, J P Boutwell and Paul Boutwell; stepson, Billy Munn and stepdaughters, Karen Wells and Lynda Hattaway.
Survivors include her daughters, Glenda Pendergest (Jim) of Decatur, Joyce Broom of Griffin, Ga., Ramona Grunewald of New Albany, Ohio; step children, John (Kathy) Munn, David (Judy) Munn, Tim (Alisa) Munn, Mark (Terri) Munn and Theresa (Todd) Stamper; grandchildren, B. J. Childress, Donna (Darren) Butler, Terrell (Christy) Pickett, Jr., Kelly (Jeff) Eads, Wendy (Ed) Brower, Melissa (Steve) Dyer, Steven Myers, Amy (Ken) Weeden and Laura (Jim) Holt; numerous great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Rev. Jack Foster will officiate. Newton County Funeral Home is charge of arrangements (601) 635-3200.
Pallbearers will be Kent Carey, Wayne Carey, David Carey, Donnie Kelly and Larry Blackburn.
Due to the Covid 19 precautions, there was a privately held, small, family graveside service on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at Midway Baptist Church Cemetery in Decatur.
An online guestbook may be signed at www.newtoncountyfuneralhome.com.