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Interment following funeral service

Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel
Wednesday December 30th, 2020

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Visitation

North Cleveland Cemetery
Wednesday December 30th, 2020
9:00am - 10:00am

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Celebration of Life

Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel
Wednesday December 30th, 2020
10:00am

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Nellie Burchfield

DREW- Nellie Jo Haynes Burchfield age 77 of Drew, MS passed away Monday, December 28, 2020, at her home. 
A Visitation will be held 9:00 AM till 10:00 AM Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at Cleveland Funeral Home.  A Celebration of Life Funeral Service will follow at 10:00 AM in the Cleveland Home Chapel. Burial will follow in the Drew Cemetery. Brother Rick Milan will officiate the services. Masks and social distancing will be in place.


Nellie was born at the family home on the Sunflower Plantation on January 24, 1943, to Bennie G and Myrtle (Cooper) Haynes.

She attended Drew High School and later met and married William Hugh Burchfield on October 19, 1959. 
Nellie was a homemaker raising her 7 children and helping to raise her grandchildren. She was a member of West Drew Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Hugh Burchfield, sisters, Doris Haynes, Marie Bland Jones, and Mary Helen Pruitt, brothers, Bucky Haynes, Buddy Haynes, Benny Haynes, and Jack Haynes.


Nellie is survived by 7 children, Tony Burchfield of Senatobia, MS, Tina Ramirez of Flowood, MS, Tammy Couey of Drew, MS, Terry Burchfield of Brandon, MS Tonya Steed of Senatobia, MS, Toby Burchfield of Brandon, MS, Gary Burchfield of Vicksburg, MS;  2 Sisters, Jean Haynes Swinford, Elen Haynes Walker, brothers, Johnny Bo Haynes and Archie Haynes.  She also leaves behind 16 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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So many many great memories of staying with Nook and Dub during my summers growing up. Me being a city girl, it was always such an adventure and so much fun to be in the country, especially spending time with them. I loved them both dearly as they were such an important fond part of my childhood and beyond. Always together through the good and not so good times, and now for eternity.

Judy Bland Loyd Dec 29 2020 12:00 AM

Prayers for the family.

Debbie Gibson Dec 29 2020 12:00 AM

May she Rest In Peace.

Cbalducc Dec 28 2020 12:00 AM

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