Danny Paul Pilgrim, 71, of Heidelberg, passed away on Oct. 7, 2017, at Stone County Hospital in Wiggins. He was born in Mississippi on June 3, 1946.
The funeral will be Tuesday at 1 p.m., at McFarland Presbyterian Church in Jasper County with interment to follow at McFarland Cemetery. Rev. Donnie Stuart will officiate. The body will be placed in the church at noon Tuesday. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Monday, at Memory Chapel in Laurel.
Danny wore many hats. He served in the U.S. Air Force and was self-employed in the trucking industry prior to his retirement. He was a member of McFarland Presbyterian Church. Danny also loved his animals.
Surviving him is his wife of 34 years Carmen Pilgrim of Heidelberg; sister Theada Lewis of Mobile, Ala.; and a host of nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.
Serving as pallbearers will be Sherwood Pilgrim, Mark Mullins, Matthew Mullins, George Dowling, Vern Davis and George Roy Davis. Honorary pallbearers will be Roy Tindell and Rick Davis.
To sign the online guestbook, visit www.memorychapellaurel.com.