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Hazel Irene Catt

Hazel Irene Catt, 92, of Monticello, passed away Sept. 30, 2020, at her residence in Monticello. Irene was born Feb. 3, 1928, in Mississippi, to Alex and Lula Foster Davis.
A funeral service was held Oct. 2 at New Hope Baptist Church in Monticello, with graveside services following in New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery. Bro. Kevin Crozier officiated, with Wilson Funeral Home handling arrangements.
Irene was a loving mother and grandmother. Her favorite thing to do was spending time with her grandchildren and playing dominos. She was a faithful member of New Hope Baptist Church and a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary. Irene worked as a bank teller for banks in Monticello, two of the banks were Deposit Guaranty Bank and Regions for 43 years.
Those preceding her in death were her parents; husband, William Earl Catt; and one sister-in-law, Maxine Davis.
She is survived by her son, Randy Catt and wife Jamie, of Monticello; four grandchildren, Nathan, Sirena, Austin, and Carmon Catt; two brothers, Mitchell Davis and wife Linda Davis, of Brookhaven; and Julius Davis, of Houston, Texas; two nieces, Cheryl May and husband Donald, and Mary Lou Rodriguez.
The family would like to express thanks to Compassus (Hospice) and all her sitters over the years for their compassionate care.
Memorials can be given to New Hope Baptist Church Building Fund or Cemetery Fund in her memory: New Hope Baptist Church, 618 Carmel New Hope Rd., Monticello, MS 39654.