Mrs. Lois Eloise Sheppard Cullum of Canton, died Thursday, July 3, 2014.

Funeral services were held at Natchez Trace Funeral Home on July 7, 2014.

Interment was in Center Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery in Dekalb county. She was born in Scooba.

Mrs. Cullum was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, J. M. Cullum, and sisters Inez Sheppard and Mary Ballard.

Mrs. Cullum was a member of Center Terrace Baptist Church in Canton. She is survived by a brother, Bill Sheppard; daughters, Sharon Edwards (Kenneth), Sandra Speaks; son, Mike Cullum (Charlene); four grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Blair E. Batson Children's Hospital.