Louis B. Mickens Sr.
& Jennie L. Mickins
Dau of Ben R. & Ella Luper, wife of Louis Buster Mickens
The Herald Democrat
12 Nov 2009
SHERMAN - Services for Jennie Lee Mickens, 99-year-old Sherman resident,
will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 14 at Greater New Hope Baptist Church.
Mrs. Mickens passed away Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009 at the Homestead of Denison.
Officiating will be Rev. Walker, asst. pastor, Rev. Wardell Hunter
of Olive Grove Baptist Church in Dallas and Rev. Roderick Shepard Sr. of
Daniel Gray CME in Sherman. Burial will follow at West Hill Cemetery in
Mrs. Mickens was born on June 13, 1910 in Whiterock, daughter of
Ben and Ella Luper and attended Whiterock Public School. She married Louis
Mickens on Nov. 17, 1928 in Sherman. He preceded her in death.
She was a member of Greater New Hope Baptist Church.
Mrs. Mickens is survived by her sons, Louis Mickens Jr. of Las Vegas,
Nevada and Marion G. Mickens of Sherman; daughter, Mariann Casey of Sherman;
sister, Ocie Curry of Kansas City, Mo.; 10 grandchildren 12 great-grandchildren
and two great-great-grandchildren.
Family night will be at Angelic Mortuary in Sherman from 6 -7 p.m.
Friday. Public viewing will be at Angelic from 10 a.m. -8 p.m. Friday.