Robert Carodine

Robert Lee Carodine, 66, of Bruce, died Monday, Feb. 13, 2017 at his home. He was born May 11, 1949, the son of Ira Carodine and Ella Mae Keaton. [Read more...]

George Spearman

George Edward Spearman, 72, of Bruce, died February 16, 2017 at BMH-NM in Oxford. He was born March 20, 1944, the son of Bill and Mae Ivory Spearman. He was a mill worker and member of Jackson Chapel Church. [Read more...]

Mae Edmondson

Mae Ellis Edmondson, 77, went to her heavenly home Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born April 24, 1939 in Vardaman, the daughter of Paul and Pauline Ramage Ellis. She was a member of New Liberty Baptist Church. She grew up in New Liberty community among family and close friends. She met and married Harold Edmondson of Vardaman. [Read more...]

David Wall

David  Alan Wall, 77, of Big Creek, died Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, at his residence. Born  April 1, 1939, he was the son of Gilbert Alker and Maggie Margaret Eleanor Shepherd Wall. He was the husband of the late Johnnie Faye Turner  Wall. He retired from Heat Craft in Grenada  after 47 years. He was a member of Big Creek  Baptist Church, and served in the U.S. Army during the Cuban Missile Crisis. He loved fishing and hunting. [Read more...]

Connie Byars

Connie Byars, 75, went to her heavenly home on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 at  NMMC in Tupelo. She was born October 10, 1941 in Calhoun City. She was the daughter of Maurice and Elaine Murphree Stewart. She was a retired beautician and  member of Calhoun City First Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Dave Hardin

David ‘Dave’ Hardin of Buchanan passed away Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 at his residence. He was born in Vardaman on August 6, 1927, the son of David Wilson and Leona Hartley Hardin.  He was a retired educator, member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and a U.S. Navy veteran. [Read more...]

John William Walton


John William Walton peacefully passed on to his eternal reward on Sunday, February 12, 2017 at Indianola Rehabilitation and Health Center in Indianola, WaltonMS.

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Frank Gunn Jr.

Frank  J. Gunn Jr. , 69, died Friday, Feb. 10, 2017 at UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center in Birmingham. [Read more...]

Opal Goodwin

Opal Ada Goodwin, 95, of Water Valley, passed away  Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, at Yalobusha General Hospital in Water Valley. She was born Sunday, Oct. 23, 1921, the daughter of Walter and  Niecie Hollis Blansett. She was the wife of the late Homer Goodwin. [Read more...]

Ralph Hutchins

Ralph Hutchins, 94, went to his heavenly home Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017 at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Oxford. He was born January 21, 1923 in Big Creek, the son of the late Ben M. and Birdie Litten Hutchins. He was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church where he was a deacon and a Sunday school teacher. He proudly served in the United States Army, and was a retired farmer and carpenter, as well as a retired rural mail carrier. [Read more...]