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Obituary for Judy Havard

Judy Ann (Wall) Havard

April 6, 1959 - July 1, 2023

On July 1, 2023, Judy Havard passed peacefully into the arms of JESUS and awaiting mother, Ms Estelle (Powell) Wall and a multitude of family and friends. She is preceded in death by her father, Mr. Bruna Bernard (Buddy) Wall, her mother Mary Estelle (Powell) Wall, her grandmother Georgia Anna (Greathouse) Powell, her youngest sister Tina Louise (Wall) Johnston, step-brothers, step-sisters, and a host of aunts, uncles and other loved ones. She is survived by her husband of 46 years Steven D Havard, 6 children Lori (Peyton) Manues, Tabitha Van Wyhe, Rachel (Michael) Parker, Steven (Heidi) Havard, Lindsay (Rick) Arnold, Sarah Havard, 6 grandchildren Joshua Manues, Jayden Havard, Bryant Havard, Leah Arnold, Zachary Arnold, Ruby Lynn Estelle Havard, older brother Douglas Hutto, sister Linda (Steve) Hefner, one nephew, three nieces, a host of cousins, and other loved ones.

Judy loved her children, her grandchildren, her husband and lived to do things for her family. Throughout her life, she served GOD in several churches as a pianist, choir member Sunday School teacher, Awana leader and faithful Pastor's Wife. She was an avid shopper who loved buying and making things to give away to her children and others. She enjoyed crafting, sewing, cooking, working with her husband in their printing business and in general providing care for others. She had a sweet voice which had a firm tone when you riled her up and was always worried about the safety of others. She loved surprising others and being surprised. She was not a perfect person but she had a spirit that always wanted to find ways to help others. She was truly a remarkable Wife, Mother and Person who will be missed but never replaced.

A viewing will be held at the First Baptist Church in Southaven, MS on July 6, 2023 from 5:30 pm until 7:30pm. Funeral Services will take place on July 12, 2023 at Gulf Coast Cremation and Funerals 7000 Bellingrath Road in Theodore, AL. A viewing will be from 9:00 am until 10:00 am with the Funeral Service will take place at 10:00. Interment will take place at Serenity Memorial Gardens in Theodore, AL.