Obituary | LaNelle McPhail


Memorial services for Ms. LaNelle McPhail, 93, of Jefferson are currently pending under the direction of Haggard Funeral Home. A private burial will be held at Prospect Cemetery with a memorial service being held at a later date.

Ms. McPhail was born on April 27, 1926 in Marshall to Theo Raymond McPhail Sr. and Rena Foster McPhail and passed away peacefully on January 15, 2020 in Marshall.

Ms. McPhail was a faithful Baptist, a former member of the Marshall Arts League as well as a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary #10373.

Ms. McPhail was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Felicia McPhail Blair.

Those left to cherish her memory are her brother, Theo R. McPhail Jr. & Betty of Irving; sister, Peggy McPhail of Jefferson; niece, Sandra Bade; niece, Heather Cacak; nephew, Michael McPhail; niece, JoAnn Blair Magoon; nephew, David Blair as well as numerous extended family members and friends.

A memorial guestbook may be signed at

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