Marks - VENN ALLISON "V.A." FURR, 88, retired owner of Furr's Hardware, passed away Sunday, January 21, 2007 at Mississippi State Veteran's Home, Oxford. Services at 2 p.m., Tuesday, January 23 at Marks Presbyterian Church, where Mr. Furr was a member and served as an elder. Visitation will follow the funeral at the church. Burial in Marks Cemetery, Marks. Mr. Furr was a United States Navy veteran in World War II and was former alderman for the City of Marks. He was also a prominent Quitman County farmer and had a Bachelor's Degree from Southwestern College of Memphis. He is survived by his sisters, Ella Venn Long and Jane Roseberry, both of Marks; three nephews; and two nieces.