Catchings Funeral Home: Obituaries

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Leavell B. Travis Leavell B. Travis
(September 14, 1921 - May 29, 2012)

Leavell Travis, 90, died May 29, 2012 at Forest Manor Nursing Home in Covington, LA. Visitation is Thursday, May 31, 2012, at 5:00 P M until 8:00 P M at Catchings Funeral Home in McComb, MS. Funeral services are 10:00 A M Friday, June 1, 2012 in the chapel at Catchings Funeral Home in McComb with burial in the Johnston Chapel UMC Cemetery in Summit, MS. Pastor officiating the service is Dr. David Millican. Pallbearers are Steve Lambert, Todd Travis, Andy Armond, Nate Travis, Butch Boyd, and Mike Boyd. Honorary pallbearer is Zack Travis.

Mrs. Travis was born September 14, 1921 to Cleave Boyd and Ethel Flemmings Boyd. She was a member of Johnston Chapel United Methodist Church. Mrs. Travis was very artistic and loved to paint. To know her was to love her.

Survivors include: son: Jerry Travis and wife Mary Ann of Kansas City, MO; daughter: Linda Armond and husband George of Jupiter, FL; brothers: Milton Boyd of Summit and Marvin “Buck” Boyd of Summit, 15 grandchildren, and 12 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband James William Travis; sisters: Juanita Price, Eunice Jackson, and Mary Lambert; brother: Eugene Boyd; and one infant grandchild: Alice Michelle Travis.