Funeral services were held April 10, 2015, at Saulters Moore Chapel in Prentiss, for Mr. Frank David Page who passed away on April 6 at the Jefferson Davis Community Hospital in Prentiss. Interment followed at Lone Star Cemetery in Prentiss. Saulters Moore Funeral Home of Prentiss was in charge of all arrangements.
Rev. Carroll Rippy officiated. Pallbearers were Timmy Page, Harvey Page, David McRaney, Tom Stanley, John Edward Myers and Richard Lane.
David was born April 27, 1934, in Hattiesburg, MS. He was the son of Samuel Page and Minnie Ethel McLendon Page. He was a retired Marine Veteran who received the Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Presidential Unit Citation, Sharpshooter Badge Rifle and Expert Badge Pistol. After he retired from the service he became a foreman for Circle S for a number of years.
He is survived by his best friend of many years, Jill Steverson of New Hebron; two sons, David Page and Danny Page both of Melbourne, Florida; two grandchildren; four stepdaughters, Rebecca Horton of Greenwood, Cheri Barnes of Shreveport, LA, Melissa Stewart of Mt. Olive, and Melinda Knackstedt of Olathe, Kansas; and one sister, Sally Myers of Prentiss.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and 15 brothers and sisters.