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Hatley Cemetery

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Visitation

Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home
Wednesday September 16th, 2020
5:00pm - 8:00pm

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Service

Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home
Thursday September 17th, 2020
3:00pm

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Fred Webb

Fred Melvin Webb, 86, of Hatley passed from this life on September 14, 2020. He was born in Saltillo, MS May 14, 1934 to Mack and Florence White Webb. He married Shirley Neaves June 22, 1955. He dedicated his life to preaching the Gospel of Christ in 1953. He attended Freed Hardeman University in Henderson, Tennessee and Alabama Christian College in Montgomery, Alabama. He retired from pulpit preaching in 2011 but never retired from telling people about the Gospel of Christ. He enjoyed and was very much involved in training and showing and judging Racking horses. He took great pride in encouraging his children and grandchildren to train and ride and show horses. His love for beagles took him on many rabbit hunts with some if his closest friends. He was also a widely known auctioneer who passed this talent on to his grandson. Services will be on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 3:00 PM at Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home conducted by his family Hugh Glaze, Dustin Parham, and Holly Pearce Burial will follow in the Hatley Cemetery. He leaves behind to mourn his death, his loving wife Shirley; Daughters, Freida Parham of Hatley, Andra Parham (Mark) of Hatley, and Becky Webb of Hatley, James Webb, of Hatley; Grandchildren, Amber Parker (Chris) Ashlea Coon (Brian), Dustin Parham (Leah), Heather Murphree (Danny), Hannah Cranfield (Andrew), Jamie Lee Stout (Christian), Mack Webb (Keri), and Holley Pearce; 14 great Grandchildren; two sisters, Joan Epperson of Saltillo and Kay Pope of Baldwyn. He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister Joyce Swindle, a brother Donald Webb and a son-in-law Anthony Parham. Pallbearers will be Raymond Little, Bill Steverson, Mark Parham, Leslie Grant, Roy Lee Lindsey, Chris Parker, and Eddie Comer. Honorary pallbearers will be Joseph Richardson, the Hardees Coffee Club, and all past and present Wee-Care Children who affectionately called him, Granddaddy. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. A special thanks to the many doctors who treated him for many years and especially Gerald Parker who cared for him with the greatest ethic. Also, thanks to North MS Home Health Services for their loving, patient, and tender care. He loved them all.


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jerry & Marilyn West Umfress lit a candle for Fred Webb

jerry & Marilyn West Umfress Sep 19 2020 11:31 PM

So sorry to hear this about our Grandad! The kids and I loved him and we are praying for the family! He always treated the kids and I like we were family. I'm just now finding out because I'm not on social media and I feel so bad. I hate I couldn't tell him goodbye one last time. The kids are going to be sad especially Aj but we will always remember the good memories of our grandaddy!:pray::skin-tone-5:

Brittany Smith Sep 18 2020 11:56 AM

Cameron Vaughn lit a candle for Fred Webb

Cameron Vaughn Sep 18 2020 7:14 AM

Mark Parham lit a candle for Fred Webb

Mark Parham Sep 17 2020 9:14 AM

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Billy Ray & Ann Hood Sep 16 2020 1:38 PM

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Vaughn & Leisa Howell Sep 16 2020 10:02 AM

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John Ward Sep 16 2020 9:14 AM

Kim Renfro lit a candle for Fred Webb

Kim Renfro Sep 16 2020 3:38 AM

My deepest condolences to the family and his many friends. May you find comfort in knowing that you will walk with him again in heaven some sweet day. Sending love and lifting you up in prayer. Again, so very sorry for your loss.

Sandra Barnett Sep 16 2020 3:28 AM

Les Pope lit a candle for Fred Webb

Les Pope Sep 15 2020 4:07 PM