Nina Joyce Webb

Nina Joyce Webb, 87, a retired administrative assistant and Clarksdale resident, died Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, at Delta Regional Acute Longterm Care in Greenville.

Mrs. Webb was a longtime member of First United Methodist Church, the American Legion and Quota Club.

Mrs. Webb is survived by her sister, Rachel Gorrell Tackett, of Clarksdale; three grandchildren, John Travis “J.T.” Webb, of Mobile, Ala., and Amanda Webb and Evelyn Webb, both of Cordova, Tenn.; two great-grandchildren; and beloved by many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John L. Webb; parents, Travis and Carrie Mixon Gorrell; two sons, Travis “Windy” Webb and Tracy Stephen Webb; a sister, Shirley Gorrell Shive; and a grandson, Hunter Stephen Webb.

Visitation will be held Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Clarksdale. Funeral services are 11 a.m. Monday at the church with burial to follow in the Memorial Garden Cemetery on Highway 6 near Clarksdale.

Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale is handling the arrangements.


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