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Mrs. Lola Ingram Forbes, 101, ofÂ Grenada, passed away Friday, July 1, 2011 at Providence Assisted Living inÂ Grenada.Â She was born September 27, 1909, in Kilmichael to Robert E. and Stella Tompkins Ingram.Â Mrs. Forbes was a member ofÂ FirstÂ UnitedÂ MethodistÂ Church, where she served on the Board of Trustees.Â She was also a member of the Grenada Garden Club, the Grenada Iris Club and the Order of the Eastern Star.Â Prior to retirement, she worked as the bookkeeper at Phillips Building Supply inÂ Grenada.
Â Funeral services will be held Tuesday, July 5, 2011, at 2:30 p.m. atÂ FirstÂ UnitedÂ MethodistÂ ChurchÂ inÂ GrenadaÂ with Rev. J.C. Hubbard and Rev. Holly Morales officiating.Â Interment will follow in theÂ WoodlawnÂ Memorial Park.Â Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until service time at the church.Â Pallbearers will be James Crawford, Fisher Crawford, James Cummins, Tom Forbes, Tim Forbes, Danny Sirmon and Daryl Paschall.
Survivors include two sons, James R. Forbes (Patricia) ofÂ Millry, Ala. and Richard E. Forbes (Bettye) ofÂ Starkville; a brother, Jewel Ingram of Kilmichael; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.Â She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Labon T. Forbes, and two sisters, Mrs. J.E. Burns and Mrs. Jim Starkey.
Garner-Harper Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.