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Helen Modine “Bagwell” Wofford November 3, 1931 - September 1, 2019

Tisdale-Lann Memorial

Helen Modine Wofford, 87, died Sunday, September 1, 2019 at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. She was born November 3, 1931 in Alabama to Joseph Walker Fleming Bagwell and Roxie Lee Taylor Bagwell. She lived most of her life in Aberdeen. She was a retired seamstress for TIL. Ms. Wofford was a wonderful cook, a compassionate caregiver, a fine Christian Woman and a wonderful loving mother. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Aberdeen. Survivors include two daughters Donna Hill of Aberdeen, MS and Diane Wofford Dillard (Nathan) of Saltillo, MS; two sons Mike Wofford (Anita) of Kosciusko, MS and David Wofford (Darla) of Aberdeen, MS; two sisters Elease Bowen of Aberdeen, MS and Sara Gilmore (Leon) of Dallas, TX; ten grandchildren Lee Hill, Clint Hill, Justin Wofford, Hunter Wofford, Jake Nabors, Leslie Stiglets, Stacy Hood, Brett Dillard, Haylee Allen and Drew Wofford and fifteen great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, one son Ronnie Hill, one sister Myrtle Plunkett, one brother Gary Bagwell and one daughter-in-law Brenda Wofford.

Services will be Thursday, September 5, 2019, at 3:00 P.M. at Tisdale-Lann Memorial Chapel with Sister Brenda Harrison officiating. Burial will be in Lebanon Cemetery. Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home of Aberdeen is in charge of the arrangements. Pallbearers will be grandsons. Visitation will be Wednesday, September 4, 2019, from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home.


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    Texas Eastern - Kosy says

    We are praying for you and your family!

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    Robert & Scooter Ellis says

    We are so sorry for your loss! We will be praying for you all!

    God Bless

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    Deanie Ballard Fanning says

    To the Wofford/Hill family – many thoughts, prayers and much love.
    Such great people – I know she was proud of each of you.

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    Jon & Kat Lepicier says

    Prayers for this beautiful family. Such a sweet precious lady.

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    Michele (Peden) Kearce says

    I am so sorry for your loss. You all are in my prayers

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    Beverly Henley Daws says

    Mike and family, I was so very sorry to hear of your sweet mother’s passing. I know she will be greatly missed by all of you, but you can take comfort in knowing you’ll be with her again one day. Keeping you in my prayers~~((Heart Hugs))

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    Debbie George says

    To the Hill & Wofford families, I am so sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. Some of my best childhood memories were with her and you kids. She was an exceptional woman and I know you all will miss her. God Bless all of you .

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