First visitation will be from 6- 8 p.m. Thursday, May 16, 2013, at Ray Funeral Home. A second visitation will be held from 10–11 a.m. Friday, May 17, 2013, at Ray Funeral Home.
A graveside service will immediately follow at Delta Heights Memorial Garden with Rev. Milton Burd and James Walker officiating.
Mrs. Esch was born in Litton on September 17, 1937, to Paul and Maggie Weldon Litton. She married Henry S. Esch Jr. in Boyle on September 2, 1960. She worked for Bellsouth in Communications for 35 years.
She enjoyed playing the piano, and loved animals. She was a very selfless giving woman who truly cared for her family and loved to cook for them and to attend all of the grandchildren’s events. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Cleveland.
She is survived by her husband, Henry S. Esch, Jr.; son, Sammy (Sonia) Esch; daughter, Michelle (Bobby) Williamson; grandchildren, Courtney and Cannon Esch, Brandon and Trey Williamson, and Tara and Richie Boren; brothers, Jerry L. Litton of Jackson and Fred A. Litton of Cleveland; and a special friend, Debbie Esch.
Pallbearers will be Cannon Esch, Brandon Williamson, Trey Williamson, Richie Boren, Junior Brown, David Norquist, Buddy Carroll and Ken Malone.
Memorials may be made to The First Baptist Church or the Delta Manor in Clarksdale.
To view and sign the online guestbook, go to www.rayfuneralhome.net