Suzelle Weems, of Madison, succumbed, on January 10, 2020 to the ravages of acute myeloid leukemia despite a valiant and resolute year- long battle with the disease, a battle which involved chemotherapy and bone-marrow transplant. She was born in Houston, Texas, May 6, 1955, the beloved first born of Nanette Weaver Weems and William Lamar Weems. 

Suzelle is survived by her parents, Dr. W. Lamar and Mrs. Nanette Weems, by two sisters, Judy Lynn Weems and Robin Weems, and by a niece, Emily Nanette Weems and nephews Matthew Lamar Bierman, Richard Jacob Bierman, and Dawson Scott Weems. 

She was predeceased by a brother, Thomas Scott Weems and by paternal grandparents, Bertha Wilkins and Mack Dawson Weems and maternal grandparents, Susan Ellen Tomlinson and Joseph Freeman Weaver. 

A memorial service was held January 15, 2020 in the Chapel of the Christian Center of Millsaps College. Interment of the urn and brief memorial service will be held for family and close friends January 16, 2020 at Carr United Methodist Church in Forest, MS.