Grady T. Ferguson, 89, of Bruce, died Friday, Oct. 25, 2013 at the VA Veterans Home in Oxford. He was born August 19, 1924 in Bruce. He was a retired teacher, coach, and former Calhoun County Superintendent of Education.
Hugh A. Rhodes, 61, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 at Anderson Regional Hospital in Meridian.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26 at Wells Funeral Home. Visitation will be from noon until service time Saturday.
Martha Lynn Criss Trussell Koonce, 87, of Grenada, passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born June 22, 1926 in Tallahatchie County to George Frank, Sr. and Myrtle Ivy Benoist Criss. She was a member of Enon Baptist Church and a retired employee of Pennaco Hosiery.
Karen Bailey Beasley, age 53, died suddenly at home October 21st, 2013. She was a nurse with St. Dominic’s before retirement. She was preceded in death by her father, Charles E. Bailey. She was a loving daughter, mother, sister, and friend and will be missed by all who knew her. [Read more...]
Billy Gene Goodson, 79, of Calhoun City, died October 21, 2013 at Calhoun Health Services Nursing Home in Calhoun City. He was born December 8, 1933 in Calhoun County, the son of John Leslie Goodson and Maude Spencer Goodson. He was retired from Brookwood and was a member of New Gauley Freewill Baptist Church. [Read more...]
David Bernard Jones, 47, of Bruce, died October 18, 2013 at the hospital in Oxford. [Read more...]
Charles Adkins Corkran, 84, of Tiptonville, TN passed away Friday, Oct. 18, 2013 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, TN. He was a retired jeweler for Bryant’s Jewelry Store in Tiptonville. He attended Tiptonville First United Methodist Church, was a member of Harmony Lodge #184, American Legion, and was a Shriner. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Force. [Read more...]
James Micah “Jimmy” Bishop, 51, of Byhalia died Friday, October 18, 2013, at Baptist Hospital East in Memphis. He was born October 27, 1961, in Texas to James K. Bishop and Faye Shirley Bishop. He was a buyer for Jabil Circuits in Olive Branch and was a member of Houlka Baptist Church. [Read more...]
Walter Morris “W. M. “ Allen, Jr. , 87, died Sunday, October 13, 2013, at his home in Houston. He was born September 30, 1926, in Chickasaw County, to Walter Morris Allen, Sr. and Alma Lee Cox Allen. He was a retired farmer, a welder for B & W in West Point, a WWII Army Veteran, and he was a member of Enon Primitive Baptist Church. [Read more...]
Webster Graham Bruce, 84, passed away Monday, Oct. 7, 2013 in Euless, Tx. Funeral services and burial were held at Philadelphia Baptist Church and Cemetery in Etta with Bro. Bobby Irvin officiating. He was born in Etta and was a Korean War Veteran. He was employed with ETMF and ABF Freight Lines for more than 40 years. [Read more...]