Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday March 8, 2012 at White Funeral Home, Poplarville for Mr. Edward James "Ed" Authement, 64, of Poplarville, Mississippi who died Wednesday March 7, 2012 in Forrest General Hospital, Hattiesburg. Rev. Kirk Hoelzel will officiate at the service. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, Poplarville.
Mr. Authement was a retired television repairman, a United States Army veteran, and attended Crossroads United Pentecostal Church in Poplarville.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Willie John and Lucy Matherne-Authement; one daughter, April Lynn Lorio; five sisters, Lydia Authement, Lena Gros, Lillian Gros, Mae Schroeder, Stella Cobb; and one brother ,Russell Authement.
Survivors include his wife, Linda Comardelle Authement of Poplarville, MS; one son, Heath Authement of Atlanta, GA; one sister, Louella Cobb of Pinola, MS; two brothers, Leland Authement and Alton Authement, both of Bayou Blue, LA; and six grandchildren, Erin Lorio, Haley Lorio, Breanna Miller, Joseph Miller, Brennan Lorio, and Brody Lorio.
Visitation will be 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Thursday March 8, 2012 at White Funeral Home, Poplarville.
Online condolences at www.whitefuneralhomepoplarville.com .
White Funeral Home, Poplarville (601) 795-4982.