Jeanie Greathouse


Jeanie Greathouse, 65, of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, formerly of Columbus, died at 3:27 p.m. Thursday, March 2, 2017, at Ocean Springs Hospital in Ocean Springs.

Jeanie retired in 1995 from the University of Louisville in the human resource department.

She was a member of the V.F.W. Auxiliary.

The funeral will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with the Rev. Hershel Axsom officiating. Family and friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 9:30 a.m. to time of service. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.

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Jeanie was born Dec. 7, 1951, in Columbus. She was the daughter of Norval and Caroline Lain Perry.

She married James W. Greathouse on Nov. 21, 1969.

Survivors include her husband of 47 years; a son, James W. (Monique) Greathouse Jr. of Ocean Springs; grandchildren, Austin, McKaela, Donovan and Murray Greathouse; and sisters, Arlene (George) Guthrie and Phyllis (Donald) Everroad, both of Columbus.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Richard, Ronald and Gilbert Perry; and a niece, Lytricia Guthrie.