Funeral services were held Saturday, March 28, 2015, at Progress MB Church, Bassfield, for Mrs. Maggie Hathorn, 90, who died Monday, March 23, at Jeff Davis Community Hospital, Prentiss. Rev. Marcus Hull officiated with interment following in the church cemetery. Johnson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Maggie Hathorn was born to the late Annie Price Martin McLaurin and Sylvester McLaurin in Bassfield.
Her brothers, Isaac McLaurin, Redus McLaurin Holloway and Carsie Stubbs, preceded her in death.
She was married to Albert Hathorn. She was an active member of Progress MB Church as an usher and lady of the church.
Mrs. Hathorn farmed to support her family with quilting and design, as restaurant owner and major Avon representative.
She is survived by children, Annie D. (Thomas) McLeod of Fayetteville, NC, Sylvester (Vicky) Hathorn of Sandusky, OH, Albert (Dorothy) Hathorn, Jr. of Picayune, Minnetta (Versie) Holloway of Prentiss, Annie P. (Willie Charles) Applewhite of Moss Point, Mary C. (Frank) McKinley of Bassfield, Isiah (Angie) Hathorn of Bassfield, Linda Keys, Minnie (Louis) Bullock of Hattiesburg, and Willie (H.Tyree) Jones of Jackson; 45 grandchildren; many other relatives and friends.