BOSSIER CITY – Services for Mary H. Tyson will be at 10 a.m. on Friday, September 8, 2017 at First Baptist Bossier in Faith Chapel. Officiating will be Dr. Randy Harper, pastor of Bellaire Baptist Church, assisted by Dan Turner. Interment will follow at Hill Crest Cemetery, Haughton, LA. Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, September 7, 2017 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Bossier City.
Mary was born in Longview, TX on March 13, 1934 to Lawrence and Sybil Holt and died September 3, 2017 in Bossier City. Mary retired from Boswell Insurance Agency after 50 years and was a dedicated member of First Baptist Bossier.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Nelwyn Kay Heughan and brother, Lawrence Travis Holt.
Mary is survived by her husband of 63 years, Charles Tyson of Bossier City; sons, Kenneth L Tyson and wife, Sharon, Travis K. Tyson and wife, Margueritte all of Haughton; grandchildren, Kristi Tyson Reeves and husband, Joseph, Justin Tyson and wife, Tiffani, Derick Tyson, Rachel Stewart Gallo’n and husband, Kenny, James Stewart and wife, Lindsey and eight great grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials may be made to Samaritan’s Purse, P O Box 3000, Boone NC 28607.