Florence Upton, 94, passed away Mon. June 10, 2019 at Wisteria Gardens Nursing Home in Pearl, MS. Graveside Services will be held at 2pm on Thurs. June 13, 2019 at the Lakewood Memorial Park Cemetery in Jackson, MS. Rev. Steve Wilson will officiate the services. Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Brandon, MS is handling arrangements.
Mrs. Upton was born in Jackson, MS on April 20, 1925 to the late Clarence and Ellie Marie Matthews. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Fred Upton and a brother, C.P. Matthews.
Mrs. Upton is survived by her daughter, Marie Renfrow (Larry) of Canton, MS; two sons, Freddy Upton (Debra) of Madison, MS and Bob Upton (Denise) of Bancroft, WI; 12 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.