Monema Cornelius

Monema McPhail Cornelius, 94, of Ecru and formerly of Slate Springs, died June 14, 2014 at North MS Medical Center-Hospice. She was born April 11, 1920, the daughter of Robert Fuller McPhail and Opal Rushing McPhail. She was a member of Cairo Baptist Church in Ecru. [Read more...]

Albert Owens

Albert Owens of Calhoun City died May 26, 2014. He worked at many furniture companies and was a professional upholsterer for many years.  He was a member of Lower Prairie Creek M.B. Church. He was born August 8, 1959, to the late Iola A. Tate and William Payton Owens. [Read more...]

Maida Stegall

Maida C. Stegall, 82, of Bruce, died Saturday, June 14, 2014 at her home. She was born April 29, 1932 in Bruce, the daughter of Carl and Erma Jewel Bennett Collins. She was a graduate of Ellard High School, and went to Holmes Jr. College on a basketball scholarship. She was a member of Mt. Comfort Baptist Church, and was a retired legal secretary. [Read more...]

Quinnette Hardin

Quinnette Hardin, 79 of Calhoun City, died  Thursday, June 12, 2014, at North Mississippi Medical
Center in Tupelo. Born Monday, June 18, 1934 in Woodland, she was the daughter of the late Sherman Langford and the
late Eula Vanlandingham  Langford. She was the wife of the late Fred W. Hardin. [Read more...]

William Ottis Hurst

William Ottis Hurst, 79, of Bruce, went to be with the Lord June 8, 2014 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. He was born September 27, 1934 in Pontotoc County, the son of Ottis Paul Hurst and Lubaree Cannon Hurst. He was retired from Memphis Hardwood in Bruce after 35 years, and he was a member of Bruce United Methodist Church. He was a 1954 graduate of Bruce High School, and attended The University of Mississippi from 1954 until 1958, where he was a member of the Ole Miss football team. While at The University of Mississippi he played in the Cotton and Sugar Bowls, and was in Johnny Vaught’s first recruiting class. He was a member of the National Guard. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather and will be dearly missed. [Read more...]

Jimmy Don Hardin

Jimmy Don Hardin, 61, died Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson. He was born on October 5, 1952 in Vardaman, MS.
He was a member of the Poplar Springs Baptist Church. He was the president of Hardin Trucking since 1983 and a cattleman and a farmer. He was a active mMember of the Miller Industries Race Recovery Team Since 1999. He served six years in the Mississippi National Guard. [Read more...]

Cheryl Burress

Cheryl Henry Burress, 55, of Winona, died May 30, 2014 at her residence. She was born March 1, 1959 in Knoxville, Tn., the daughter of Wallace Wayne Henry and Charlotte Annette Murphree Maxey. She was a retired LPN. [Read more...]

Dr. Harold Edwards

Dr. William Harold Edwards, Jr. DVM passed away on Sunday June 1, 2014 at NMMC-West Point at the age of 69. He was born on July 13, 1944 to the late Mary Jean Hardin and William Harold Edwards, Sr. He was the owner of West Point Animal Clinic for many years. He was a member of First Baptist Church of West Point where he served as a deacon. He served on the board for Oak Hill Academy and  Clay County Medical Center. He was past president for MS State Veterinarian Assoc. [Read more...]

Eddie White Jr.

Eddie White Jr., 77, of Benton, AR, died Thursday, May 29, 2014 at Saline Hospice in Bryant, AR. He was born September 18, 1936 in Chickasaw County, the son of Edgar Louis White and Audrey Mae Parker White. He was retired from Jacuzzi Brothers, was a member of Derma Baptist Church, and was a retired member of the National Guard. [Read more...]

Emma Jackson

Emma ‘Mommy Emma’ Jackson, 84, of Coffeeville, died May 31, 2014 at Baptist East. She was born September 14, 1929, the daughter of Peter and Mary Ella Collins. [Read more...]