Geraldine Marie Vickers, 80, passed away on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Providence Hospital. A homemaker all of her life, she loved her family and enjoyed caring for them. Her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren brought her much joy as she got older. She played crossword puzzles in her spare time and loved listening to oldies music. In the last 15 months of her life, she was taken care of by her youngest daughter Susie Deas in Theodore, AL. She was loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Ellis M. Vickers and then her second husband, John H. Vickers; sons, Gerald Vickers and Henry Vickers; parents, Gaines and Geneva Pierce; grandmother, Ella Huff; brother, Richard P. Burleson; son-in-law, Robert Bosarge.
Left to cherish her memories are her daughters, Kathy Stringfellow (David) of Lucedale, Julia Barrow (Donnis) of Lucedale, and Susie Deas of Theodore; grandchildren, Davy Busby (Lavada), Marcus Busby, Braden Barrow (Menyone), Ellis Deas, Casey Vickers, Morgan Michini (Mario), Rachel (Daniel), Savannah Vickers; a host of great-grandchildren; favorite sister-in-law, Julia Deas; and many other relatives and friends.
The Funeral Service will be held at 11 am on Monday, April 22, 2019 at Freeman Funeral Home with a visitation prior to the service beginning at 9:30 am. Interment will be in the Dickerson Davis Cemetery in Lucedale. Ellis Vickers, Kyle Vickers, Daniel Lockwood, Andrew Busby, Marcus Busby, and Maddox Mickini will serve as Pall Bearers. The Honorary Pall Bearers are Braden Barrow, Davy Busby, and Ellis Cowart. Online condolences may be given on www.freemanleakesville.com. Freeman Funeral Home- Leakesville, MS