Thursday, September 26, 2019

Sarah Myatt

Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth Myatt, 91, passed away on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, at Neshoba General Hospital in Philadelphia, MS. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, September 27th, at Noxapater Baptist Church, with Rev. Mike Fondren officiating. Visitation will be Friday from 10:00 A.M. until service time at the church. Interment will be in Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Noxapater. Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Myatt was born December 11, 1927, in Winston County, MS, to Sarah Moore and James Edward Martin Sr. She was a graduate of Noxapater High School, and was a homemaker and a seamstress. She was a member of Noxapater Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Clark Myatt; a daughter, Marcia Myatt; a brother, James E. Martin Jr., and a great grandson, Joseph Clark Myatt.

She is survived by a daughter, Renee Myatt (Joe W.) Wood of Philadelphia, MS, a son, Gene (Mickey) Myatt of Pensacola, FL; two sisters, Mary Breazeale of Brandon, MS, and Martha McBrayer of Charleston, MS; two brothers, Bill Martin of Noxapater, MS, and Wayne Martin of Gloster, LA; four grandchildren, and eleven great grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Jason Myatt, Todd Resavage, Dustin Cheatham, Kevin Kellum, Peter Hudson, Martin Breazeale, and Jimmy Martin.

Memorials may be made to Noxapater Baptist Church or French Camp Academy.