May 26, 2016
WEST POINT — Sarah Helen Hodnett Golson, 80, died May 23, 2016, at North Mississippi Medical Center-West Point. Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Calvert Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Charlie Whitney officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Garden Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 5-8 p.m. at Calvert Funeral Home. Mrs. Golson was born Oct. 9, 1935, to the late Herman Dewitt and Orene Andrews Hodnett. She was employed as a lab worker at Mississippi State University. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Edward Golson; sisters, Dena Coggins and Mildred Pauline Hodnett; brothers, Floyd Roscoe, Dewitt and Marion Hodnett. She is survived by her daughters, Sharon G. Williams of Columbus and Anita G. Brown of West Point; sister, Rena Breland of Tupelo; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Christopher Hodnett, Charlie Golson, Tommy Hodnett, Eddie Richards, Steve Hodnett, Eddie Armstrong, Milton Hendrick, Greg Hodnett, Justin Brown and Jerry Coggins. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942 or LeBonheur Children’s Hospital, 848 Adams Ave., Memphis, TN 38103.