Maury Okun

Obituary of Maury Stephen Okun

Maury Stephen Okun, 73, a retired Shoe Salesman at Okun's Shoe Store, died November 5, 2020 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, TN. Visitation is Sunday November 8, 2020, 12:30 - 2:00 P.M. at Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS. Graveside services are 2:00 P.M. Sunday at Beth Israel Cemetery in Clarksdale, MS with burial in the Beth Israel Cemetery. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS is handling the arrangements. Maury was an avid Ole Miss fan and loved the Manning's. He and his father never missed a Bingo night in Clarksdale or a lunch at Delta Amusement. He enjoyed watching Saturday morning wrestling, especially Jerry Lawler. He loved playing tennis when he was younger. Survivors include his sister Naomi Okun Rhoden of Olive Branch, MS; brother-in-law Louis Rhoden of Clarksdale, MS; niece Bette Rhoden (Tony Bailey) of Pontotoc, MS; nephew Andrew Rhoden (Robyn) of Oxford, MS; great-niece Anna Kate Rhoden; great-nephews Nathan Rhoden and Noah Rhoden and best friend Mary Ashley Churchwell. He was preceded in death by his parents Nat and Rheta Willinsky Okun. Donations may be sent to The Ole Miss Athletics Foundation, P.O. Box 1519, Oxford, MS 38677.
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Sunday
8
November

Visitation at Funeral Home

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Sunday, November 8, 2020
Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home
314 E 2nd St.
Clarksdale, Mississippi, United States
Sunday
8
November

Graveside Service

2:00 pm
Sunday, November 8, 2020
Beth Israel Cemetery
Friars Point Rd. & Lee Dr.
Clarksdale, Mississippi, United States

Final Resting Place

Beth Israel Cemetery
Friars Point Rd. & Lee Dr.
Clarksdale, Mississippi, United States
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