Retha Faye Box

Wednesday, July 16, 2008

Retha Faye Box, 42, of Manila died Monday, July 7, 2008, at Manila Nursing Center. She was born Sept. 10, 1965, at Harrisburg. She was a member of the First United Pentecostal Church in Manila.

She is survived by her father and stepmother, Horace and Julia Box, of Manila; her mother, Wanda Mason, of Lepanto; grandmother, Dora Ruple, of Ponotoc, Miss.; sisters, Tanya Fleeman of Manila and Rebecca Grubbs of St. Robert, Mo.; and two brothers, Horace Robson of Grady and William Mason of Paragould.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Freda Causey and Cecil Willis.

The funeral was held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 9, at the First United Pentecostal Church in Manila with Brother Robert White officiating. Burial was in the Manila Cemetery. Wilson Funeral Home of Osceola was in charge of arrangements.