Ines Dickson, 97, died Sunday, August 16, 2015, at Calhoun County Health Services in Calhoun City. Born December 27, 1917 in Lima, Oh., she was the daughter of the late Thomas E. and the late Goldie Hite Rowland. She was a devoted homemaker. She was a member of Bruce United Methodist Church. [Read more...]
Hulett “H.O.” Oswalt Moore, 85, passed away early Friday morning, August 7, 2015, at his home in the Enid Lake area. He was born October 27, 1929 to the late Hubert and Thresa Moore in Bellefontaine. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy. He was a retired truck driver employed with Matlack Chemical in Memphis. [Read more...]
Dorothy Faye Liles, 80, of Pope, died Monday, August 10, 2015, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in
Oxford. Born February 12, 1935 in Sarepta, she was the daughter of the late Roy Estes Dye and Inez
McDivitt Dye. She was the wife of the late David A. Liles. She was a member of Clear Springs Baptist Church and a Home Interior displayer.
Joe Emmitt Tims, 79, of Bruce, died Monday, August 10, 2015, at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson. Born July 20, 1936 in Bruce, he was the son of the late Everett Tims and Vesta Leona Clements Tims. He was a loving father and husband. He enjoyed fishing, being outside and being with his family and friends. He took special pride in his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. He attended Bruce United Methodist Church, and was a retired saw mill filer for Memphis Hardwood, formerly Bruce Co., with 42 years. [Read more...]
Peggy Jane Baker, 63, of Bruce, died Tuesday, August 11, 2015, at Bruce Community Living Center. Born Saturday, January 19, 1952 in Houston, she was the daughter of the late John Winfred Baker and Lavonia Mae Hardin Baker. She was a member of Faith Fellowship Church.
Mable Dean Hollis Hamilton, 86, of Calhoun City, died Monday, August 10, 2015 at Calhoun Health Services in Calhoun City. She was born September 1, 1928 in Calhoun County, the daughter of Samuel Winfield Hollis and Lula Mae Buford Hollis. She was retired from Kellwood and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. [Read more...]
Wiley Boone Tallant, 92, passed away Saturday, August 8, 2015 in Bruce.
James “Jamie” Edward Melton, 80, of Greenville, died Monday, June 15, 2015 at Delta Regional Medical Center of Greenville. His graveside service was June 18 at 11 a.m. at Chapel Hill Cemetery in Big Creek preceding his burial there. He was born March 26, 1935 in Big Creek, the son of the late Hubert Edward and Ludie May Melton. [Read more...]
Kenneth Carroll Willis was born June 12, 1946 in Bruce, the son of Lillian Katherine Blalock Willis and James Rudell Willis, Sr. He died July 29, 2015 in hospice care, after years of suffering from cancer. He graduated from Bruce High School and the University of Mississippi, where he earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees. He was a Vietnam Veteran. [Read more...]
Christine Bailey, 94, of Vardaman, died Tuesday, August 4, 2015, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Born December 30, 1920, she was the daughter of the late George Clifton McGee and Irvis Anderson McGee. She was the wife of the late Henry Bailey. She was a member of Vardaman First Baptist Church and an auxiliary member of the Gideons. [Read more...]