Loyd Carrol Warren Sr., 81, of Houlka, passed away Sunday, Feb. 17 2013, at his home.
He was born on Oct. 6, 1931, in Pontotoc County. He was retired from Franklin Corporation, where he had held many jobs. He was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church, but had attended First Baptist in Houlka with his family. He enjoyed bird hunting, fishing, watching sports, playing dominoes and he was a member of the Houlka Lions Club.
Services were at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, at First Baptist Church in Houlka with the Rev. David Blackwell and the Rev. Jonathan Childress officiating. Burial was at Rose Hill Cemetery in Houlka. Houston Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by his children, Terri Turner (Garry) of Houlka, Loyd Warren Jr. (Alisha) of Houlka, Roger Warren (Chandra) of Houlka; his 14 grandchildren, Natalie Mirtich (John), Tanna Coleman (Jeremy), Gerren Turner (Stephanie), Mallori Williams, Hannah Warren, Kennedy Warren, Ry Warren, Weston Warren, Bethany Warren, Bailey Warren, Sarah Green (Brent), Stephen Simmons, Chris Farley and Lauren Burgess (Lee); his 10 great-grandchildren, Carter, Chloe, Colin, Abella, Max, Ava, Jase, Colby, Teagen and Ayden; his sisters-in-law, Jo Rowland (Stan) of New Albany, Grace Reeder Lyon (Bill) of New Albany; and his brother-in-law, Charlie Reeder of Tupelo.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Irene Warren Helms; his wife, Ellese Warren; and his brother, Kenneth Warren.
Pallbearers were Roger Griffin, Jerald Harmon, Mike Ford, Ken Warren, Jack Hurst, George Bailey, Gary Reeder and Randy Reeder.
Friends and family may sign the online register book at houstonfuneralhomems.com.