Meridian Star

February 15, 2013

Margery Camille Brown Fulton


The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN —     Services for Margery Camille Brown Fulton will be held Saturday, at 2 p.m., at St. Francis Episcopal Church in Philadelphia with Rev. Watson Lamb officiating. Burial will be in Lynville Cemetery in Preston with McClain-Hays Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

    Margery Camille Brown Fulton was born in Montgomery, Ala., to Louella Pullen Brown and T. Monte Brown. She graduated with honors from Sidney Lanier High School and later graduated from Florida State University. She taught school in Jacksonville, Fla., and Oxford. She also served as school counselor in Sierra Vista, Ariz. Upon return to Mississippi, she taught classes in curriculum and instruction at the University of Mississippi. Her last position was counselor at South Panola High School where she eagerly supported the Tigers. After final retirement, she and Ray returned to the family farm on Lynville Road in Preston, where she designed their final home, “her” log cabin.

    Margery died from complications due to Lupus. She fought a gallant fight to no avail.

    Survivors include her husband, Charles Ray Fulton; brother, William W. Brown (Sandra) of Hanover, Md.; two nephews: Thomas Brown of Springfield, Va., and Timothy Brown of Severn, Md.; and, several great-nieces and nephews, cousins, and two godchildren.

    Margery was loved in life and had friends who came to her aid on a daily basis.

    In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to French Camp Academy for the Margery Brown Fulton Scholarship Fund.

    Visitation will be Saturday, from 12 noon until 1:30 p.m., at the funeral home.