LELAND — Graveside services for Shawanne Hite Washington, 41, of Leland, will be Saturday, May 2, at Delta Memorial Gardens, Greenville, under the direction of Bush Funeral Home, Leland, with the Rev. Hines officiating. She died Saturday, April 25, 2020, at Delta Regional Medical Center, Greenville. There will be a 2 p.m. balloon release at Funshine Daycare and Learning Center on East Third Street, Leland, with the graveside services immediately following.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Odell (Juanita) Gray and Mr. and Mrs. Robert (Ruthie May) Smith, all of Leland.
Shawanne is survived by her parents, Lee Hite Sr. and Patricia Hite; her devoted husband, Edward Dwayne Washington; her daughter, Amethyst Washington; her son, Antonio (Yack) Earvin Jr., all of Leland; three stepchildren, Kenjarvus, of Southaven, and Jasmine and Edward Dwayne Jr., both of Greenville; her sister, Lanisha Hite, of Leland; her brother, Lee Hite Jr., of Lubbock Texas; a special mother and father-in-law, Mr and Mrs. Edward Jerome (Katy) Bailey, of Greenville; a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins; and all of her many, many Funshine children.
Visitation will be from 2:30-5 p.m. Friday, May 1, at Bush Funeral Chapel.