Funeral services for Essie Dellinger, 89, of Ferriday were held at Young's Funeral Home in Ferriday Saturday, May 17, 2008, 2 p.m. with Brother Ed Cotten officiating.
Burial followed at Bougere Cemetery under the direction of Young's Funeral Home in Ferriday.
Mrs. Dellinger was born February 5, 1919, in Vicksburg, MS, the daughter of Will Lafayette and Mary Elizabeth Murrah. She passed away Tuesday, May 13, 2008, in Ferriday.
She was a resident of Ferriday, a receptionist for Ferriday Farm Equipment and a member of First Baptist Church of Ferriday.
Survivors include one son, Keister Dellinger and wife, Kathy, of Ferriday; one grandson, William Lee Dellinger; and one granddaughter, Stephanie Jo Dellinger, all of Ferriday.
Pallbearers were William Lee Dellinger, Travis Floyd, Dale Nelson, Curtis Nelson, H.L. Corley and Lee Roberts.