Meridian Star


October 25, 2013

J. Randall Hisaw

MERIDIAN —     Services for J. Randell Hisaw (Preacher) will be held Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Paul Hisaw and Brother Doug Stokes officiating. Burial will be in Old Marion Cemetery.

    Mr. Hisaw, 72, of Meridian went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013. He died at Neshoba General Hospital. He was a friend to many and never met a stranger. He worked in construction and the trucking industry for several years. Mr. Hisaw accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior on February 29, 1972. Then he was called into God’s work. He was ordained to preach on May 5, 1974 and on June 3, 1976 he founded Greater Meridian Baptist Church, where he pastored for thirty years.

    Survivors include his two children, Paul Hisaw and wife Erin, Elizabeth Floyd and husband Carlton; six grandchildren: Austyn, Colton, Addison, Eden, Hunter and soon-to-be new baby brother Travis; Beth Hisaw, mother of his children; brother, Keith Cooper; sisters, Kathy McClain and Sharon Hardigree and her husband David.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Jimmie Hisaw and Jessie Lee Cooper.

    Family and friends may sign the online guest book at

    Visitation will be held today from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service on Saturday.

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