Sidney Summerlin

Obituary of Sidney Summerlin

Sidney Summerlin , age 80, passed away on April 8, 2017 at St. Dominic Jackson Memorial.  He was born on July 19, 1936 to EC Summerlin and Pearl Lishman Summerlin in Kosciusko, MS. A resident of Madison since 1976, Sidney worked for 40 years as a parts supplier for GM, having worked for Blackwell Chevrolet and finally retiring from Gray Daniels Chevrolet. He had a lifelong interest in automobiles, buying, selling and restoring. The past few years he enjoyed being outside, either working in the yard or relaxing on the porch.

Sidney is survived by his wife of  58 years, Margie Summerlin; sons, Sid Summerlin (Leigh Ann), Anthony Keith Summerlin and Jason Summerlin; grandchildren, Ashley Marie Summerlin, Bryce Jacob Summerlin, Justin Ross Summerlin and Sybil Rachel Summerlin; twin sister, Sylvia (James) Jenkins and many nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents; sister Joyce Posey; brothers; Haywerd Summerlin and Huey Summerlin; infant sister, Shirley Dean; and grandson, Sidney "Bo" Summerlin.

Visitation will be Tuesday April 11, 2017 at Natchez Trace Funeral Home in Madison from 5:00pm until 7:00pm and a gain one hour prior to the 11:00am funeral service on Wednesday in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow in Jessamine Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: The Baddour Center P.O. Box 97 Senatobia, MS 38668.

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