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Carol "Jeannette" Venson was born September 17, 1980 in New Albany, MS. She departed this life on Friday, August 6, 2021 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.
After graduation Jeannette joined the Army National Guard giving six years of service.
She had one of the most giving and sweetest spirits. She had a contagious smile and one of the kindest hearts. She was a loyal friend and even loyal to her employers. She was employed by Toyota for 10 years, and Mill Creek for 18+ years.
Jeannette loved shopping, travelling, trying new restaurants, and gatherings with family and life-long friends…Addie, Martine, Eugenia, Kim and Nakia. One of the things Jeannette wanted most in life was to be a mother. That dream came true and she was carrying a baby boy which she named Xavier Kyree, "Zay."
She and Baby Zay leave cherished memories with her mother: Carol Grayson (Tony Bowers), brother: Anthony W. Wilson, II, sisters: LaCrystal Sanders (Eugene), Kiara Dozier, Darlene Ray, Melinda Rutherford, and Cynthia Costanza, aunts: Tracy Davis, Phyllis Venson, Betty Grayson, Bertha Baker, Christine Triplett and Marilyn Smith, uncles: Myron (Dorcas) Venson, Jerry (Joyce) Venson, Robert (Suzie) Grayson, James Grayson, Tommy (Gail) Grayson and Donnell (Bertha) Stokes, nieces and nephews: Carrington and Zariah, Aiden, Preston, Caden, Kyle and Taneasha, many cousins, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father: David Venson, grandparents: Jake T. and Lou Agnes Grayson, Delma and Carrie Lee Venson, aunts: Debra Grayson and Mary Grayson and uncles: Benny Venson, Billy Venson and J.B. Grayson.
Services will be held on Saturday, August 14, 2021 at 11a.m., at Serenity-Simmons Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will take place at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Ingomar, MS. Serenity-Simmons Funeral Home of New Albany is in charge of the arrangements.
A Walk-Thru Viewing will be on Friday, August 13, 2021 from 4-7p.m., at the funeral home chapel.
August 13, 2021
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Serenity-Simmons Funeral Home
722 Coulter Drive
New Albany, MS 38652