Tressa Monts, 73

Tressa Monts, 73, of Pontotoc, died Monday, May 6, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.
She was a lifelong resident of Pontotoc. She was loved by many people, and she enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren. She also enjoyed planting flowers.
Services were at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 8, at Serenity Chapel in New Albany with Bro. Bishop officiating. Serenity Funeral Home of New Albany was in charge of arrangements.
She is survived by three daughters, Diane Edwards of New Albany, Jonell Williams of Pontotoc, and Linda (Ricky) Terry of Nettleton; one son, Donnie Gray of Nettleton; 14 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and special friends, the Harlow Brothers.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Monts; two sons, James E. Edwards “Cotton” and Ricky Woods “Woody”; a grandson, Kenneth Ransom; four sisters, Shirley Edwards, Lily Dykes, Linda Easterling, and Helen Pierce.
Honorary pallbearers were Billy Rawson, James Powell, Bobby McDonald, Jerry Paul, Chris Roy, and Cody Cummins.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Serenity Funeral Home.