BRANDON, Miss. - Benjamin Xavier Hample, 3, and Lauren Grace Hample, 2, died Sunday, December 4, 2005, near their residence in Brandon.
A celebration of their lives was held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, December 7, at St. Paul Catholic Church.
Ben and Lauren attended St. Paul Catholic Church and were pre-school students at Dorninicare. They loved the outdoors, traveling and trains. They enjoyed watching anything that flies - planes, kites, balloons, etc. Ben loved his Tigger and SpongeBob. Lauren loved her jewelry.
Survivors include their parents, Scott and Jamie Hample of Brandon; Ben's twin brother, Evans Hample and their brother, Jason Hample, both of Brandon; grandparents, Jeff and Cathy Hample of Brandon and Bill and Kim Shields of Thomson; great-grandparents, Oscar Hample of Tyrone, Pa., and Margaret Mackey of Port Orange, Fla.; aunt, Amanda Hample of Brandon and uncle, Steven McFadden of Thomson.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Baldwin-Lee Funeral Home of Pearl was in charge of arrangements.