Don L. Schmitz

 Funeral services were held for Don L. Schmitz, 83, November 22, 2021 at 12 noon from Refuge United Methodist Church. Burial followed in Refuge Methodist Church Cemetery. He was born October 31, 1938 in Jackson County. He is the son of the late Estil D. Schmitz and the late Dorothy (Landers) Schmitz. He had several occupations in life. He was a draftsman, a self-employed store owner and a former member of the FBI. He died Nov. 17, 2021 in Moss Point. He is survived by his wife: Milta (Craft) Schmitz, one daughter: Charlyn (Scott) Gilliam of Hattiesburg, MS and one son: Jeff (Lynda) Schmitz of Belle Plain, IA; grandson, Nathan (Ashley) Schmitz of Nowthen, MN; grandson, Josh (Brittany) Schmitz of Ft. Campbell, KY; grandson, Jacob Schmitz of Minneapolis, MN; grandson, Nicholas Hollingsworth of Houston, TX; grandson, Mathew Hollingsworth of Houston, TX; 7 great grandchildren, one sister: Betty Rodgers of Lucedale, MS and two brothers: Hal (Wanda) Schmitz of Atlanta, GA and Bobby (Joyce) Schmitz of Mobile, AL Sigler Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.