Antique Vintage 14

Joann Polkey

March 1, 1938 ~ March 8, 2021 (age 83)


Ms. Joann Polkey, age 83, passed away peacefully on Monday, March 8, 2021 with her loving family by her side. She was a member of East Salem Baptist Church. She greatly enjoyed furniture restoration, and spending time with family.           

She is preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Arthur Polkey; parents, Doris Morgan Becerguay and Louis E. Buras.        

Those left to cherish her memory include her son, Roger (Nite) Polkey; daughters, Pamela (Kirk Courtney) Hendon, Sherry (Carl) Wells and Melissa Dailey; brothers, Kenneth Buras, Hardy Buras and Donald (Rachell) Buras; sister, Anna Alsup; ten grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren; numerous other relatives and friends.                      

The Visitation for Joann Polkey will be Wednesday, March 10, 2021 from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM at Moments Funeral Home Leakesville. The Funeral Service will be Thursday, March 11, 2021 in the funeral home chapel beginning at 10:00 AM with Bro. Jimmy Holcomb, Bro. Mickey McLendon and Bro. Jeff Byrd officiating. Burial will follow in Westerfield Cemetery. Pallbearers include Aaron Wells, Carl Wells, Glen Polkey, Jonathan Polkey, Jason Weir and David Bachelor.    

Moments Funeral Home, locally owned and operated in Lucedale and Leakesville, Mississippi is honored to be in charge of arrangements. 


To send flowers to Joann's family, please visit our floral store.


March 10, 2021

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Moments Funeral Home Leakesville
1601 Lackey Street
Leakesville, MS 39451

Funeral Service
March 11, 2021

10:00 AM
Moments Funeral Home Leakesville
1601 Lackey Street
Leakesville, MS 39451

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