Mary Lou Boyce Posey

Mary Lou Boyce Posey passed away at her residence in Starkville on June 6, 2019 at the age of 75.  She was a retired elementary teacher in the Starkville School District, and was a member of the Mississippi Association of Educators and Daughters of the American Revolution.

Mary Lou is survived by her brother, Frank Boyce and his wife, Anne of Nashville; and sister, Edith Clanton and her husband, Robert of Indianola.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Don C. Posey; and her parents, Louis Boyce and Bobbie Holmes Boyce.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, June 15 at the Welch Funeral Home Chapel in Starkville, with a memorial service to follow at 11 a.m.  The Reverend Hal Selby will be leading the memorial service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Oktibbeha County Humane Society, P. O. Box 297, Starkville, MS 39760.

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