Marie Hurst

Marie Cantrell Hurst, 92, died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at Calhoun Health Services in Calhoun City.  Born October 15, 1922,in Ecru,  she was the daughter of the late Jesse Roy Cantrell and Sarah Jane Parker
Cantrell. She was the wife of the late Ottis Paul Hurst.  She was an LPN for 43 years and had been employed by Graceland Nursing Home and the Bruce Hospital.  She was a member of Bruce First Baptist Church.  [Read more...]

Raymond Davis

Harvey Raymond Davis, 94, of Houston, died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at Calhoun Health Services in Calhoun City. He was born March 20, 1920, in Houston to Harvey Hardin Davis and Georgia May Stafford Davis. He was retired from Franklin Corporation. He was a WWII US Army Veteran, having received two Bronze Stars, a Combat Medical Badge, and a Bronze Indian Arrowhead. [Read more...]

Bonnie Sullivan

Bonnie Jean Sullivan, 82 of Magee, died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 at her residence. Survivors include a daughter, Becky (Mark) Johns, Magee;

son, Jeff Sullivan, Bruce; grandchildren, Jacob Johns, Joseph (Julie) Sullivan, Jessica Sullivan; great-grandchildren, Addison Comeaux, Syndie Sullivan, Cole Sullivan;
sister, Dorothy Williams, and a host of nieces and nephews. [Read more...]

William McCammon

William Edward McCammon,  80, died Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Baptist Hospital in Memphis.  He was born February 14, 1934 in Yalobusha County, to the late Richard Thomas and Alma Lorene Redwine McCammon.  He worked most of his life in the construction business and enjoyed tinkering and fixing things.  He also enjoyed fishing, traveling and farming and was a faithful member of Turkey Creek Baptist Church in Calhoun County. [Read more...]

Eula Coleman

Eula Irene Newman Coleman, 80, of Grenada, died October 13, 2014 at her home. She was born on November 19, 1933 and was the daughter of the late Vernon Latimer Newman and Leslie Estelle Bullard Newman of Calhoun County, MS. Mrs. Coleman was employed by Heatcraft as a brazier until her retirement. She was a member of Church of the Nazarene. [Read more...]

Margaret Timbes

Margaret Ann Logsdon Timbes, 72 of Vardaman, died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at her residence.  Born August 10, 1942 in Memphis, she was the daughter of the late John Dewy Logsdon, Sr.
and Margaret Marie Logsdon McClure. She was a retired waitress.  [Read more...]

C.T. Sexton

 Cassell Thomas “C.T.” Sexton left this world of pain and strife and was welcomed with open arms by his Heavenly Father on Monday, Oct. 13, 2014. He was born November 14, 1926 in the mountains of West Virginia. He never left those mountains he called home until the age of 16 when he joined the United States Navy where he fought aboard the USS Guam during World War II. [Read more...]

Betty Cox

Betty Quay Cofer Cox, 76, passed away peacefully to be with her Lord  Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, in Oxford.  She was born in Banner,  November 8, 1937 to the late J.H. and Gatha Potts Cofer. A member of Calvary Baptist Church in Oxford, she enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She never met a stranger and opened her home to many. Her pastimes included sewing, crossword and jigsaw puzzles, reading and Bingo. In her early years, she began the first all women’s softball team in the area. Her team won the season championship. She had many accomplishments that included having a cameo part in “The Gun in Betty Lou’s Handbag” and an extra in “The Heart of Dixie,’ performing the gospel with her siblings, and visiting many national land marks. [Read more...]

Michael McMahan

Michael McMahan, 61, of Bruce, died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, at Calhoun Health Services in
Calhoun City.  He was born Monday, April 6, 1953 in Clarksdale,  the son of the late Joe Oliver McMahan and Ruby
Ruth Johnson McMahan Raulston. He was a farmer.  [Read more...]

Roy Turner

Roy Charles Turner, 57, of Calhoun City, died October 6, 2014 at his home. He was born February 15, 1957 in Bruce, the son of A.J. and Nell Turner. He was a member of Bruce First Pentecostal Church. [Read more...]