Ms. Lula M. Gilbert, age 89, passed away peacefully Monday, September 3, 2018. A native of Moss Point, Ms. Lula moved to George County after Hurricane Katrina. She was a member of Parkway Baptist Church in Pascagoula. As long as her health allowed, she enjoyed reading and taking long walks. She was a great wife, mother, grandmother and friend to so many. She will be greatly missed.
She is preceded in death by her first husband and father to her children, Harry Snipes; husband Jim Gilbert; parents, David “Jack” and Gladys Dean Dantzler; siblings, Marie Whitehead, Lester Dantzler, Margie Ermis and Jack Dantzler, Jr.
Left to cherish her memory are her children, Larry (Linda) Snipes and Suzanne Snipes; grandchildren, Chris (Valeria) Snipes, Carey (Chris) Rouse and Angie (DJ) Turner; seven great-grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren; numerous other relatives and friends.
The Funeral Service will be on Friday, September 7, 2018 beginning at 11:00 in the chapel at Moments Funeral Home with Ms. Gilbert’s nephew, John Dantzler, officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in Griffin cemetery.
Moments Funeral Home in Lucedale, Mississippi is honored to be in charge of these arrangements.