Meridian Star


November 28, 2012

Ona Pearl Welborn


    MORTON – Services for Ona Pearl Welborn will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Ott & Lee Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Donald Turner officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.

    Mrs. Welborn, 76, of Meridian, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012, at Infinity Hospice.  

    She is survived by her children, James Welborn (Angela) of Collinsville, Nathan Welborn (Eva) of Chatom, Ala., and Ann Smith (Larry) of Meridian; grandchildren, Elizabeth Welborn, Ron Welborn, Don Welborn and Brittany Moore; three great-grandchildren, Kaitlin, Sherry and Braxton Welborn; sisters, Modena Griffin, Floy Spears and Bobbie Sue Darty; brothers, A.J. Stewart, Sid Stewart and Roy Stewart; numerous nieces, nephews; and numerous friends.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Welborn; parents, Andrew Stewart and Florence Holmes Stewart; brothers, Milton and Jack Stewart; and sisters, Beatrice Brown and Eloise Brown.

     Pallbearers will be Ron Welborn, Don Welborn, James Welborn, Nathan Welborn and Larry Smith. Honorary pallbearers will be her four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

    Visitation will be held Thursday, from 6 p.m.-9 p.m., at the funeral home.

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