James Mardie Davis

James Mardie Davis, 87, of Oakland, went to his heavenly home Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, at Maplewood
Rehabilitation in Jackson, Tn. Born April 30, 1929 in Bruce, he was the son of the late Mardie Davis and the late Joyce Gordon
Davis. He was the husband of Thelma York  Davis. [Read more...]

Patrick Murphy

Patrick Francis Murphy, 85, passed away January 4, 2017 at NMMC-Tupelo. He was born in London, England and served in the British Army. He immigrated to the U.S. in 1968 to become a dual citizen and joined the U.S. Army. After retiring, he was a part of the Army Reserve 17 years. He was an active member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Burnsville, and Gideons International. He worked as a tool and die engineer and supervisor at Eastman Kodak, Tecumseh and Robert Bosch. [Read more...]

Sandra Cain

Sandra Kay Franklin Cain, 61, of Bruce, went to her heavenly home surrounded by her family Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, at Baptist Memorial Hospital  in Oxford. Born July 18, 1955 in Marks, she was the daughter of Alvin and Sally  Melton  Franklin. She was a retired secretary for Bruce Upper Elementary School. She was a member of Bruce First Baptist Church and Bruce Fine Arts Club. [Read more...]

Larry Malone

Larry Wade Malone, 72, passed away  Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017 at his home in Coldwater. He was born July 29, 1944 in Houlka, to Renzie Poyner and Sarah “S.T.” Crocker Malone. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Coldwater and a veteran of the MS National Guard. He was an agriculture teacher for the Tate County School System where he retired after 38 years of service. [Read more...]

Paula Misenhimer

Paula Ferguson Misenhimer, 70, of Selmer, TN, passed away Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016 at McNairy Health Care Center in Selmer. She was born September 6, 1946 in Bruce, to the late Dawson and Glenda Bratton Ferguson. Grandparents preceding her in death were the late Ellie and Joyce Bratton and Ell ad Lillie Ferguson, all of Bruce. [Read more...]

Paul Wayne Collins

Paul Wayne Collins, 67, of Bruce, died  Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, at his residence in Water Valley. Born June 1, 1949, in Bruce, he was the son of Earline and the late Bayne  Collins. He was the husband of Connie Waller Collins. He was a 1969 graduate of Bruce High School, served in the U.S. Navy over six years and during the Vietnam War. He was a member of Bruce First Baptist Church and attended Bruce United Methodist Church. [Read more...]

DeeAnn Douglas

DeeAnn Lee Douglass, 53 of Bruce, passed away Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. Born February 2, 1963 in Alameda, Ca., she was the daughter of Robert Christensen and Donna Swift Milkvoich. She served in the Navy and was a former accountant. She was a member of Old Town Baptist Church.  [Read more...]

Amber Hathcock

Amber Dawn Hathcock, 40, went to her heavenly home Sunday, Dec. 25, 2016 at her residence in Calhoun City. She was born August 3, 1976 in Texas City, Tx., the daughter of Roger Schneckenburger and Christine McKinney Deubner. [Read more...]

Malline Parker

Malline Marshall Parker, 75, went to her heavenly home Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. She was born August 2, 1941 in Yoakum, TX, the daughter of Hulan and Juetta McCord Marshall. She was a member of New Providence Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Mary Alice Flanagan

Mary Alice Herring Flanagan "Miss Myrt," 101, formerly of Gore Springs, passed away December 13, 2016 in Mobile, Al. She was born Oct.03, 1915 to Granville and Mary McCleskey Herring in Vardaman. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Wiley Flanagan; granddaughter Theresa Ambron, and son-in-law Rex Brewer. She is survived by her daughter Mary Flanagan Brewer, granddaughter Danette (Kevin) Woods, great granddaughters Kylee Carr (Thomas) Gaston and  Kara Carr, and great great grandsons Paxton and Parker Boykin, and Carson Gaston.

Azalea City Funeral Home in Charge of Services. A graveside service will be held at Pittsboro Cemetery at a later date.

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