Meridian Star

March 26, 2013

Elvin Fedrick


The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN —

    PHILADELPHIA - Services for Elvin “Cat” Fedrick will be held Thursday, at 2 p.m., at McClain-Hays Funeral Home Chapel in Philadelphia with Rev. Mike Sullivan and Rev. Chris Vowell officiating. Burial will be in Eastlawn Cemetery in Philadelphia with McClain-Hays Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

    Mr. Fedrick, 63, of Louisville, died Sunday, March 24, 2013, at his home. He was a native of the Zama community in Attala County, a former resident of Philadelphia, and was currently residing in the High Point community in Winston County. He was a retired insurance salesman and had worked as manager of Union National Life Insurance Company in Meridian. Mr. Fedrick was Baptist by faith.

    Survivors include his wife, Mattie Fedrick of Louisville; daughters: Tammy Fedrick Shannon (Scott) of Louisville, and Dana Marie Fedrick of Louisville; grandchildren: Sara August Shannon and Steeler Scott Shannon; sisters: Mildred Cumberland of Jackson, Dorsey Fortenberry of Fannin, June Mangrum of Kosciusko, Johnnie Vowell of Kosciusko, and Sylvia Hopkins of Louisiana; brothers: Melvin Fedrick of Noxapater, and Felton Fedrick of Greenville; several half-sisters and brothers; sisters-in-law: Vera Mae Pilgrim (Milton) of Bailey, and Georgia Watkins (Felix) of Noxapater; and, numerous nieces, nephews and their families.

    He was preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Gentry; and, brothers: Olen Fedrick, Nelbert Fedrick and Danny Fedrick.

    Visitation will be Wednesday, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m., at the funeral home.