Virginia Moore

Virginia Orene Chrestman Moore, 86, passed away Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 at Calhoun City Nursing Home. She was born in Chickasaw County August 1, 1931 to Ellie and Vannie Clark Chrestman. She was a member of Poplar Springs Baptist Church in Vardaman. [Read more...]

Frank Fernandez Jr.

Frank Fernandez, Jr., 86, of Coffeeville, long-time educator, passed away Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 at the Yalobusha General Hospital in Water Valley.  [Read more...]

Bobbye Turner

Bobbye Jean Turner, 88, passed this earthly life Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017 surrounded by her loved ones. She was born July 25, 1929 in Bruce to George Raymond and Thelma Jane Hughes Chrestman. She was a beautician, seamstress, gardener and fabric store owner. [Read more...]

Etoyle Caudill

Etoyle Walls Caudill, 98, passed away peacefully at Highlands of Mountain View Therapy and Living Center in Mountain View, AR, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. Born October 17, 1919, she was the daughter of  Hoza Lee Walls and  Annie Lee Vanlandingham. She was a faithful member of Duncan Hill Baptist Church, and loved her church family and serving the Lord. She graduated from Derma High School, but also attended New Liberty School and Duncan Hill School. [Read more...]

Robert Collums

Robert W. Collums, 54, died November 4, 2017 in Morgantown, WV. He was born June 22, 1963 in Jackson. He is preceded in death by his parents t Farris Lynn and Jessie Allene Marter Collums, and a brother, J.W. Collums. [Read more...]

Billy Chandler

Billy Sherman Chandler, 65, of Calhoun City, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, at Baptist Memorial Hospital  in Calhoun City. Born June 4, 1952 in Vardaman, he was the son of Sammy Chandler and Earlene Chandler. He was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Darce Stricklin

Darce L. Stricklin, 62 of Calhoun City, died Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis. [Read more...]

Frankie Albright

Frankie Davis Albright, 62, died Monday, Nov. 13 in the care of Methodist Hospice of Memphis after a short and courageous battle with brain cancer. A native of Memphis, she is predeceased by her father, Bill Davis. [Read more...]

J.R. Penick

J.R. Penick, 92, passed away Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at his home in Houston. He was born in Vardaman on May 28, 1925 to John Russell and Grace Ferguson Penick. He was a veteran of the United States Navy serving in WWII as a gunnery instructor. After the war he and his wife returned to Vardaman and he began his career as a sweet potato farmer, retiring as a President Emeritus of Penick Produce, Inc. [Read more...]

Charles A. Melton

Charles A. Melton, lovingly known as Chuck, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017 in the presence of loved ones. He was born in Big Creek, and went on to be a decorated Vietnam veteran and retired member of the civil service. [Read more...]