Thelma Davis

Thelma Davis, 83, of Oakland, passed away  Sunday, Mar. 12, 2017, at Jackson Madison County Hospital in Jackson, Tn. Born June 1, 1933 in Bruce, she was the daughter of Charlie York and Rutie Jones York. She was the wife of the late James M. Davis. She was a member of Oakland Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Judge Frank Russell

Judge Frank Allison Russell died at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, on March 4, 2017. He was born in Hattiesburg on October 4, 1944, to Albert Ralph Russell of Lawrence County and Versie Brown Russell of Stone County. He attended Magnolia, McComb and Tupelo public school systems graduating from Tupelo High School in 1962. [Read more...]

Virginia Myhre

Virginia Ellen Myhre, 76, of Bruce, died Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017 at her residence. [Read more...]

Nadine McCrory

Nadine Elizabeth Weaver McCrory, 96, passed away peacefully at the Long-term Care Center in Eupora on March 4, 2017. A native of Calhoun County, her parents were Arthur Earl and Mary Velma Lee Weaver. [Read more...]

Kathleen Newman

Mary Kathleen Newman passed away peacefully and took her grand promotion to Heaven March 4, 2017.  Kathleen was born to Velma Etta and Calvin Bradford Sledge on February 12, 1921. [Read more...]

R.B. Stewart

Roland Benjamin Stewart, 84, of Calhoun City, passed away Saturday, Mar. 4, 2017, at Baptist Memorial Health Care Nursing Home in Calhoun City. He was born September 10, 1932 in Calhoun City, the son of Upton and Ruthie Murphree Stewart. He served as a CPl in the Army from 1949 until 1953. He was a Veteran of the Korean Conflict. He was a retired carpenter and truck driver, and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Roma Dell Taylor

Roma Dell Trusty Taylor, 80, died Tuesday, February 28, 2017 in Oxford. She was born February 1, 1937 in Big Creek, to James and Maudie Trusty. She was a member of O’Tuckolofa Baptist Church in Water Valley, and had retired from Borg-Warner after many years of service. She was a current resident of Bruce Living Center and always enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren. [Read more...]

Steven Hall

Steven Hall 36, of Bruce went to be with our Lord on February 27, 2017 at his home. He was born January 3, 1981 and was a member of Bruce First Baptist Church after accepting Christ at an early age. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing. He loved reading and spending time with his family, friends and especially loved all children. He shared a great love for baseball. [Read more...]

Bessie Kate Weeks

Bessie Kate Kilgore Weeks, 91, went to her heavenly home Saturday, February 25, 2017 at the Bruce Living Center. She was born June 3, 1925 in Big Creek, the daughter of Edward Gaston and Mary Lou Walton Kilgore. She was a member of Sabougla Baptist Church.  [Read more...]

Tony Ray Kimble

Tony Ray Kimble, 53, always courageous and a fighter, departed this life February 14, 2017 at BMH-NM in Oxford. He was born September 24, 1963 in Water Valley, the son of Wilton and Cordie Mae Cobbs Kimble. He was a member of Kingdom Movement Community Church. He graduated from Coffeeville High School in May 1981, and was an outstanding running back in high school. He accepted a football scholarship to Northwest Community College before joining the U.S. Army. He served in the Army October 1981-July 1987, where he was honorably discharged. He was a faithful and dedicated employee of Weyerhaeuser many years until his health failed. [Read more...]