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Delta Heights Memorial Gardens
Friday January 14th, 2022

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Ginger Moody Pope

CLEVELAND- Ginger Moody Pope age 65 of Cleveland, MS passed away January 11, 2022, at the Oktibbeha County Hospital in Starkville, MS.

A graveside service will be held at 1:00 PM Friday, January 14, 2022, at the Delta Heights Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Reverend Greg Chamblee will officiate the service.

Ginger was born October 24, 1956, to Jack and Mary Jo McAtee Moody in Drew, MS. She grew up in Drew, attended Drew City Schools and North Sunflower Academy. She married David Pope on March 10, 1976, in Cleveland, MS. Ginger was a kindhearted, generous, fun-loving, Ole Miss Football fan, who was an extreme animal lover that would give the shirt off her back. She loved music, spending time with friends and family. She was an avid collector of Coca-Cola decor and memorabilia. She enjoyed fishing, reading book, playing practical jokes, and all babies.
Ginger was a great friend to all, caregiver, loving wife, and daughter.

She was preceded in death by her father Jack Moody and sister Nancy Jo Springer.
Ginger is survived by her husband of 45 years David Pope of Cleveland, MS, mother, Mary Jo Moody of Cleveland, MS, two brothers, Jackie Moody (JoAnn), and Steve Moody both of Cleveland, MS.

Pallbearers are Wade Springer, Ronald Prewitt, Robert Prewitt, Danny Fly, Jr., Sid McAtee, and Jamie Williamson.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or The Shriners Children's Hospital.

Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The online guest register may be signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net

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My condolences to the Family...David, Mary Jo, Jackie & Steve. Ginger was such a great friend to me! I loved her & Nancy too! May she RIP & may you all take solice that she is out of pain & in a happier place!

Liggett Lisa Jan 18 2022 11:45 PM

Ginger will always live on in the memories of her friends ❣️ RIP my dear friend ❣️💜💋🤗✌️🌻🤘

Liggett Lisa Jan 18 2022 11:33 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Ginger Pope

Liggett Lisa Jan 18 2022 11:30 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Ginger Pope

Lewis Lusk Jan 16 2022 3:15 PM

David , Mary Jo, Jackie and Steve and family. I am so sorry and sad that you all have lost Ginger to this crazy virus . I pray that God will give you the comfort and strength you need. We had some wild and fun times back in the days. May she rest end peace knowing she will be missed.

Carmena(Sam) Boyles Dimitratos Jan 16 2022 6:46 AM

Oscar and I will miss you! Special love and prayers for MaryJo! Christina Morris and Oscar✝️

Christina Morris Jan 14 2022 2:42 PM

Ginger was special to me in so many ways. I had the privilege of sharing a house with her and David in Garland Texas many years ago building memories that will always be with me. My heartfelt sympathy to David, Mary Jo, Jackie, and Steve, and all the family.

Frank Bizzell Jan 14 2022 11:25 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ginger Pope

Lessie Kent Jan 14 2022 10:58 AM

I can't wrap my head around this. My friend, there will never be another like you. Love you

Sherri Hopper Jan 14 2022 1:27 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ginger Pope

Carrie McBride Jan 14 2022 12:19 AM

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