Birdie Howard

Birdie Lorane Howard, 79, of Coila, died  Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015, at Greenwood Leflore County  Hospital. Born October 7, 1935, in Coila, she was the daughter of the late Wallace Melton and Evie Haire Haire Melton. She was the wife of the late Winfred Reynolds and David Howard. She was a member of Coila Baptist Church.  [Read more...]

Artie Ree Thornton

Artie Ree Thornton, 75, of Memphis, TN, passed away on September 11, 2015. She retired from Woolworth and was a member of New Life Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Addie Sumners

Addie Rhew Sumners, 89, of Calhoun City, died September 19, 2015 at St. Vincent  Hospital in Birmingham. She was born October 10, 1925 in Calhoun County, the daughter of Duell and Vera Wall Watson. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Calhoun City. [Read more...]

Wilma Bailey

Wilma Maxine Bailey, 91, died September 20, 2015 at Bruce Community Living Center after an extended illness. She was born January 22, 1924 in Calhoun County, the daughter of Ellis and Lura Crocker Ivy. [Read more...]

Odis Boyle

Odis V. Boyle passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at his home at the age of 65. He was born March 21, 1950. [Read more...]

Tommie Westmoreland

The funeral service for Tommie Lee Westmoreland of Bruce will be Sunday, Sept. 20 at 1:30 p.m. at Jackson Chapel Church in Bruce. Robinson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Luther Glaspie

Luther C. Glaspie was born in Calhoun County June 26, 1932 to the late Cater and Emma Glaspie, and he died August 28, 2015. He was a member of Bryant Chapel MB Church. He married Martha Nell Bean and to this union two children were born, Mae Francis and Annie Mae. He married Dessie Kimble and they had four children: C.L., James L., Bobbie Ellen and John L. He later married Mae Emma Freelon and they had six children: Jerry, John, Danny, Barry, Donna and Dorothy Jean. [Read more...]

James Doolittle

James Russell Doolittle, 76, of Gore Springs died Monday, Sept.14, 2015 at Grenada Living Center. He was born October 26, 1938 in Webster Co., the son of Woods and Una V. Pryor Doolittle. He was a farmer,  member of Philadelphia Baptist Church in Cadaretta and he was a Mason. [Read more...]

Kathryn Langston

Kathryn Patterson Langston, 87, of Calhoun City died Friday, Sept. 11, 2015 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-NM in Oxford. She was born July 20, 1928 in Slate Springs. She was the daughter of Irby Patterson and Connie West Patterson. She was a retired from Garan, a member of New Hope Baptist Church in Webster County and a member of the Eastern Star. [Read more...]

Bobbie Shempert

Bobbie  Lynn Shempert, 52, Banner, died  Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, at her residence in Banner. She was born Monday, Aug. 12, 1963 in Brinkley, Ar. She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard and Carolyn Marie Coleman Williams and one grandchild, Brittany Bennett. [Read more...]