Mamie Loudean Huddleston

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Mamie Loudean Huddleston, 87 of Manila, widow of Tommie Huddleston, passed from this life Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020, at the Monette Manor Nursing Center. Born in Manila, she was the daughter of the late Orval and Vera Harmon Needham and was a lifelong area resident. She enjoyed gardening, spending time with her family, and going on shopping trips with her grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Shirley Dean.

She is survived by one daughter, Wanda Fay Watson of Manila; two grandchildren; Cathy Smith (Mike) of Manila and Tommy Watson (Debbie) also of Manila; five great-grandchildren, Amber Sparkman (Blake), Connie Watson, Destiny Parker, Ben Bunn, and Cody Bunn. She also leaves four great-great-grandchildren, Blakelynn, Luke, Elijah and Joseph.

Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31, at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Manila with Mr. Floyd Winstead officiating. Burial will follow in Manila Cemetery.

Pallbearers include Blake Sparkman, Mike Smith, Tommy Watson, James Winstead, Floyd Winstead and Jason Winstead.

The family will receive visitors Friday from 12:30 until service time at the funeral home.

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