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Harry Levatus (Bill) Booth, 70

September 21, 1951 — August 23, 2022

Bassfield, MS

Mr. Harry Levatus(Bill) Booth died on August 23, 2022, at Forrest General Hospital, Hattiesburg, MS.
Mr. Booth was a member of Holly Springs CME Church and remained a member until his passing.  He attended Carver High School and graduated in 1970.  He enlisted in the United State Army and was stationed in Germany for part of his career.  He received an honorable discharge.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie J. Thompson and Irene Booth; grandparents, Breland and Hattie Booth.
Survivors include sons, Harry(Kiaundra) Booth, Mendenhall, MS, and Douglas Reese, New Orleans, LA;  sisters, Vernell Easterling and Cheryl Davis Thompson, both of Bassfield; 
Barbara Thompson, Houston, TX, Willie Catherine Thompson, San Carlos, Ca, Sandra Ratliff and Naydene,  both of Chicago, IL; brothers, Versie Lee(Geneva) Thompson, Bassfield, Tony Ratliff and Eric Ratliff, Chicago, IL; granddaughters, Zyriyah Booth and Zykiyah Booth; special niece, Betty Fairman, special cousin, Wayne Arnold and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Active Pallbearers:  Christopher Thompson, Randy Mickell, Ray Kenneth Griffith, Sammie Harper, Willie Arnold, and Wayne Arnold
Honorary Pallbearers:  Burlyn Reese, Hollie Booth, Reverend Jasper  Lee, Robert(Bonnie) Booth, Robert E. Booth, and Robert (Pete) Booth
Flower Bearers:  Class of 1970 and Friends.

Reverend Christopher Nelson was the Officiant and Reverend Henry Allen McCullum was the Eulogist.

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Monday, August 29, 2022

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